November 2010

Henry AR-7 Update, Again

by suburban November 30, 2010 Gear
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So after my test of the Ammo in my Henry AR-7 this past weekend, I emailed Henry’s customer service department with a simple question about the mis-feeding of the ammunition.  To my surprise, I received an email from the CEO/President of the the company apologizing about the problems with the AR-7, and that they would […]

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Ammo Update for the Henry AR-7

by suburban November 29, 2010 Personal
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I had my Henry AR-7 Survival .22 out this past weekend to do a little target shooting.  The more I use it, the more I am not sure I am happy with the front and rear site on it.  The rear site is a peep hole, and I guess I may just not be used […]

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Interesting Conversation

by suburban November 28, 2010 Economy
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I have a friend that is a financial advisor and stock broker in the NYC area.  I actually have a few of them, but last evening while we were out to dinner in NYC, he mentioned a couple of his predictions for our economy in the not to distant future.  I logged them in my […]

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Saturday Videos

by suburban November 27, 2010 General
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The Importance of Follow Through Using a Pathfinder Knife and Flint to Ignite Charcloth (New Dave Canterbury Video) Home Made Stainless Steel Wood Stove The Dakota Fire Pit Generators

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Things Happening Around the Survival Blogsphere

by suburban November 26, 2010 General
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Today, I am running around visiting friends and family all day, so I leave you with the words of several other bloggers that I respect, and read almost daily.  It’s technically my first day off this year that is really a part of the company holiday, so I plan on taking full advantage of it. […]

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Contests and Discounts Are Coming

by suburban November 25, 2010 General
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Well, thanks to you, the Suburban Survival Blog readers, we are growing to a size where I have organizations contacting me asking if they can offer you the reader discounts on their products.  A little on product vendors offering discounts: I will vet out whether or not they make sense for you the reader.  From […]

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Happy Thanksgiving To All

by suburban November 25, 2010 Personal
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This is short and sweet, and there may be ore posts today, but most importantly, I to say thank you. Thank you to all of you who put up with my little rantings, learning experiences, etc. Happy Thanksgiving to all…

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Dave Canterbury’s New Magazine, Self Reliance Illustrated

by suburban November 24, 2010 Books
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Well, it has been a long time in coming, but Dave Canterbury of The Pathfinder School, LLC recently released his new magazine Self Reliance Illustrated.  Here is what I received via Email yesterday afternoon, and with permission from the Pathfinder School and their team, I am releasing this to you. I find it kind of exciting to […]

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Review of Bear Grylls Ultimate Knife & Parang Machete from Gerber by Field & Stream

by suburban November 24, 2010 Bear Grylls
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As a knife fan, I really look forward seeing and hearing reviews about knives and how they work in the field.  I hate to make a mistake when buying a knife.  Once you have bought and used it, you own it for life, unless you can unload it on someone for a few dollars if […]

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The Mobile Washer

by suburban November 23, 2010 hygiene
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So, I just got my Mobile Washer.  Primarily I purchased it for camping trips next year so that I could wash the smoke and body odors out of my clothes while camping for a few days, and decrease the number of clothing items I bring.  It looks like a nifty little item that allows you […]

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