Gear Advice That You Can Trust!
There are so many "survivalists" now on the web and on TV sharing with you what they think to be the best gear to use. First of all, they're biased, because they're usually just promoting their own over priced equipment. Second, most of the gear they promote isn't necessary, and hasn't been tested in the field for long periods of time.
Luckily Paul Sveum has come to the rescue. Here's an article that he has on his blog concerning gear and it's the best info I've found to date. Paul will be teaching a course this summer at Jack Mountain Bushcraft and Guide Service.