Every Day Carry – EDC

Photo’s and items you may be interested in related to the EDC or Every Day Carry movement.

SOE Special Operations Equipment EDC Belt

John Willis the owner and lead thread injectionist at SOE Belts is a character like no other. With over a decade of experience making custom tactical gear he made thread injection cool when people still called it sewing. His combination of experience, over the top personality and dedication to his true customer base is what makes him stand out in …

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Knife Sharpening is About More Than Sharpening

All Outdoor is doing a great series on knife maintenance. They call it knife sharpening but the truth is that there is far more to keeping a good edge then just sharpening. In this first segment they will discuss the various parts of the blade. They will also go into one of the least understood portions of knife sharpening which …

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Tactical Backpacks What Makes them Tactical?

There are certain words that we expect to see when shopping online or in stores for gun related gear. Of those terms no word gets over used more then Tactical. I nearly spit out a perfectly good cup of coffee when I found ads on my Facebook feed for not 1 but 2 tactical energy drinks now on the market. …

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Fleeting Survival Inforce Review

I try to limit reposting other sites reviews as much as possible. However it is rare to run across such a well documented review and one that is so inline with the review we ran a few months back. Inforce is my go to weapon light and I prefer it over its more expensive competitors. This review by Fleeting Survival …

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Damsel in Defense Beating the Statistics

In the last few weeks some truly inspiring women have reached out to me. We recently did an article on Off Hand Gear run by Off Hand Sandi and how she is working to make shooting accessories more attractive to female shooters. We also have been in touch with Michigan Moms Against Gun Control another great organization that is made up of more …

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Great Resource for Pocket Knife Info

I love every knife I have and I have a habit of buying more knives then I need. However if you are new to knives or just don’t research the types of knives available it can become overwhelming.   Knife Depot has put together the quintessential Knife guide. This is a small excerpt from the full article that can be …

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Why You Might Want Multiple Concealed Carry Permits.

A recent article by our friends at Concealed Nation goes over the advantages of multiple concealed carry permits.   The 3 main reasons are: Reason #1: Reciprocity Reason #2: The laws change Reason #3: It’s relatively cost-effective   We recommend you look at the USA Carry Reciprocity Map to determine where you would be best served getting a non resident …

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Notch Gear the Evolution of Hats

We get approached here at 248shooter on a regular basis from new companies looking to get products out to the general public. Many times the product that gets brought to us is an over reaching solution to a problem that did not really exist. In most of these cases we do not review the product. What we have found traditionally …

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Wicked Grips from Davison MI.

For the third installment of our Michigan Production Week we have a company out of Davison Michigan. Wicked Grips is a custom manufacturer parts for 1911’s and other popular handguns. Though they do make grips for AR-15’s and some other pistols such as the P938, P238, Baretta 92FS Ruger SP101 the main focus of the company has been on the …

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