The uses of Tactical Knives

When one is talking about knives, it may mean a lot. It could be a knife used in the kitchen or restaurants, in the hospitals, in combat or outdoor activities. There are also people who have skills in using their knife, especially the chefs, doctors and knife throwers. A knife may hurt anybody, so it must be handled with care and you must use it properly.  Technically, knives are tools or equipment that comes in various designs, sizes, sharpness, blades and handles.

One of the type of knives that is used for various purposes is the tactical knife. This knife usually features military functions. This only means that a tactical knife may be used to injure or hurt anybody at a very near distance at a dangerous and intense situation. Many people are thinking that tactical knives are also weapons. But, that is not actually the purpose of a tactical knife because it is meant to be a utility tool.


Essential Parts of a tactical knife

To know more about tactical knives, let us look at its essential parts. Continue reading

Best Cot for Camping 2016

People now a days are too hooked with technology and modern living but they sometimes feel that they are doing the same routine over and over again making life dull and lifeless. So, to get out of that route, some people go outdoors and try to soak up mother nature. They do most of these through mountain climbing, rock climbing, swimming or camping.

People who did this said that camping is one of the best thing they did for themselves, most especially if you have a family. Through camping, campers learn a lot about nature and learn about survival without much help from modern tech. Campers became more joyous and lively after their long camping trip.

Best Cot for Camping


But all of these will only be possible if you have the right equipments with you. I have heard lots of campers who did not research before heading out the woods and end up more frustrated than ever. They said that they wake up too sore and tired cause they did not get a good sleep. They did not research on what to buy and just purchased a sleeping bag instead of a cot. So they complain that the ground is too hard, cold and some insects crawl on them while sleeping.

I am here to save you from that nightmare. Here I will share to you one of the basic essentials while camping. Some said that food is the most important thing to bring while camping, but I said it is sleep that we need more than food. So with that in mind, let me share to you first what is a camping cot and what are its benefits

A camping cot is a portable elevated and foldable bed that you can bring with you in a camping trip. It is elevated meaning it keeps you off the ground. There are many kinds of cots out there and you need to know which one will suit you best before purchasing one. Some cots are cheap, some are lighter, some are heavier, some are more expensive and some are even a hybrid between a cot and a tent. Before I show them to you, I will just give you some pointers on what to consider before buying a camping cot

First thing you should consider is how comfortable is it. Like I said, sleep is really important when camping. Don’t let cold temperature, rocky ground and insects stop you from having a good sleep. But you need to remember that the more comfortable it is – the heavier it is and the pricier it gets which leads us to the next thing to consider which is your budget. Some camping cots have foams, mattress and pouches as well as they can be a hybrid of a tent and a cot. So knowing your budget will help you narrow down some choices. If you really want the best and most comfortable be prepared for a hefty price. Continue reading