Ammunition Ballistics Guides

Ammunition Ballistics Guide

A firm knowledge in modern ammunition should be standard among survival groups and militias. Such knowledge includes; production of new ammunition, reloaded ammunition, SOP for tactical combat operations and etc. To download any one of these guides you can right click ‘download’ and select save as, or simply select the file you’d like to view without saving… Ballistics and Ammunition Continue reading Ammunition Ballistics Guides

MERS Virus the New Global Threat

MERS Virus

usCrow contributors tend to focus on communism, war, and tyranny. However, we clearly outline several other threats the survival and prepper community should be prepared for. Viral Pandemic is listed in our Top 5 Reasons to be a Prepper, and with viruses like MERS it’s not hard to see why. Now, I rarely like citing the WHO (World Health Organization) Continue reading MERS Virus the New Global Threat

New Army FM Manuals to Download

Survival Manual Update

US Army Survival Manual FM 21-76 – As a soldier you can be sent to any area of the world. It may be in a temperate, tropical, arctic, or subarctic region. You expect to have all your personal equipment and your unit or other members of your unit with you wherever you go. There is however, no guaranty it will Continue reading New Army FM Manuals to Download

Tactical Shooting Guide – Close Combat

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In this series we will review close combat as a tactical shooting element. Close combat is common in urban combat theaters, before and after the shit hits the fan. Using this information, develop close combat training programs with a primary focus on efficiency and confidence.  Remember this above all else, any means of force is acceptable. In an urban combat Continue reading Tactical Shooting Guide – Close Combat

OPSEC for Preppers and Survival Groups

OPSEC for Preppers

The shit just hit the fan and you’re king shit with all the guns, ammo, food and water a man could need. Well, guess what danger ranger… failure to abide by these guidelines will quickly make you a target. In this guide I will outline relatively simple SOP (standard operating procedures) for survival groups who’ve advanced their level of preparation. Continue reading OPSEC for Preppers and Survival Groups

How to Make Ballistic Plates for Body Armor

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Body Armor and Ballistic Plates should be standard PPE (In accordance to MOPP Standards) for your team. The presence of hostile elements in all disasters (man-made or natural) is an eternal truth. Having access to these plates will make the difference between life and death. Ideally, you want standalone ballistic plates that can be used in conjunction with a plate Continue reading How to Make Ballistic Plates for Body Armor

How to Make Ammunition for Prepping

How to Make Ammunition for Prepping

If you’re survival minded like us you need to know how to make ammunition. If you’ve been keeping up with the news you’d know ammo is a hard thing to come by. Not only is ammunition hard to come by, but it will be exponentially harder to acquire post-disaster. With this in mind, maybe it’s time to learn the art Continue reading How to Make Ammunition for Prepping

Scavenging for Survival After SHTF

Scavenging for Survival After SHTF

Looting, scavenging, call it what you will. When the SHTF, you might need to do a little scavenging. Scavenging after SHTF carries significant stigma, invoking your most dreaded nightmares. During man-made or natural disasters (including war), scavenging is a common occurrence.  Practicing subscribers to usCrow and other various prepper or survival websites are more prepared than others. However, even the Continue reading Scavenging for Survival After SHTF

Tactical Operations Basic Offensive Guidelines for Survival Groups

Tactical Operations

This tactical operations guide will outline basic combat theater operations for offense. More often than not survivalists and preppers tend to forget the darkness of man. Not only will we be forced to contend with military opponents, but we will be faced with evil men, men who will band together against our righteous cause. If you truly want your unit Continue reading Tactical Operations Basic Offensive Guidelines for Survival Groups

Family Survival Guide – Live today, plan for tomorrow.

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Children bring meaning to our lives. With children there is no hesitation. The moment our offspring’s threatened the instinctual reaction is to immediately engage the threat.  For me, my children are the meaning of life and many others like me will die to protect their young. This is why responsible family preparedness plans for various man-made or natural disasters is Continue reading Family Survival Guide – Live today, plan for tomorrow.