The Patriots, by James Wesley Rawles
One Second After, by William Forstchen
Lights Out, by David Crawford
The Pulse, by Scott B. Williams
This is what you carry on you everyday. EDC refers to small items or gadgets worn, carried, or made available in pockets, holsters, or bags on a daily basis to manage common tasks or for use in unexpected situations or emergencies.
* amount is mission dependent
** tourniquet, hemostatic and/or compression bandage
This is a list of items that you need to keep with your primary defensive firearm. The items are the absolute basics that you will need to keep your weapon(s) running, and to survive for a short period of time should it become necessary to “shoot & scoot”.
Your Bug-Out Bag can be thought of as minimalist camping gear. It is your sustainment load that will ensure that you will have enough water, food, shelter, medical supplies, communications, and means of self-defense to sustain you for at least 72 hours should you have to bug-out. Your kit should be small and light enough to be easily portable.
The items on this checklist are important to have in your household for emergencies lasting more than 72 hours. These items do not necessarily have to be portable. They are intended to supplement the Bug-Out Bag while you bunker in your own home. You probably have most of these items in your home already. Purchase any items that you don’t already have.
This is a list of items that should be kept first-aid kits. Keep a first-aid kits in your 72 hour box, in your home, in your vehicles (cars, boats, aircraft, etc.), and in your outdoor/hiking pack. Get the training to properly use these items.
The blowout kit is intended to immediately control serious bleeding or other life-threatening condition in combat situation.
This is a list of items that should be kept in each vehicle.
This is a list of items that each person must have anytime they venture into the wilderness. They will give you light, fire, a way to signal for help, hunt or fish for food, and navigate.
Go-to boxes are intended as “resupply” kits containing basic survival and fighting gear.
This is a list of items that will make your trip to the gun range much more enjoyable and productive.