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Warbonnet Blackbird Hammock

Warbonnet Blackbird
The Very Best In Hammocks

The Warbonnet Blackbird on paper is a backpacking gathered-end hammock, but in reality it is so much more. The Blackbird, according to Warbonnet’s website, measures 120"x63" and has an overall length of 101” from end-to-end of the ridgeline.  Depending on your needs your hammock can be made from a variety of quality nylon fabric from 40D up to 70D. The Blackbird comes complete with a bug net, ridge line, extra storage shelf, foot box, and side tie outs.  In this hammock, Warbonnet has found a way...

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GEAR REVIEW: Sigma 3 Fire Kit

Gear Review: Sigma 3 Fire Kit

March 7th, 2018

How does one make a fire with limited assets in an emergency or survival scenario? The need to build a fire is an essential element to ensuring one’s survivability in any outdoor or emergency situation. A few years ago, during a survival seminar that I attended in Virginia, it was revealed that hunters are the most likely individuals to get lost in the outdoors. Thus, for the hunter, being able to build a fire becomes more than just an outdoor recreational activity to cook hot dogs or roast marshmallows.  Furthermore, there...

GEAR REVIEW: Sigma 3 Water Kit

February 21st, 2018
What happens when you find yourself separated from your primary gear or campsite and in need of water when enjoying the outdoors? Is there a convenient way to carry a basic kit of emergency items should you find yourself scouting an extended area away from your base camp? Is there a way to carry water on a tactical assault or daypack without sacrificing your pack load capacity with a three liter water bladder?
The Sigma 3 Water Kit offers a solution to address your water needs while experiencing the outdoors. It is versatile, modular,...