Line Gear Philosophy:
The concept of Line Gear refers to the various layers of gear that you might need to survive and flourish during an emergency.
1st Line Gear:
Sometimes referred to as Every Day Carry or EDC, are the items that you carry on you all of the time.
2nd Line Gear:
Sometimes referred to as a Load Bearing Equipment (LBE), Go-Vest or Go-Bag, this includes items that you need to immediately protect yourself with, including a long gun and supporting accessories.
3rd Line Gear:
May be refered to as a 72 Hour Bag or Bug-Out Bag . It is your sustainment load, or your gear needed to survive for at least 72 hours.