Out of the Box Survival

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Who runs this site anyway?


Welcome to the About section of the webpage. Out of the Box Survival was founded with the intent of saving you from going through the agony of buying something that you may rely on only to find out that its a piece of junk. There are a lot of hucksters out there that want nothing more than to take your hard earned money and provide the cheapest hunk of junk they can get away with. After purchasing survival gear and making my way through the quagmire of conflicting opinions on what you should and shouldn't do in an emergency I decided to do something about it and put pen to paper for all the research and time I was spending reviewing things for my personal use.

You will never see a product in any of my videos that I have not used personally. there will be some products that after use I may recommend against or at least recommend that you not stake your survival on. The Tag line is Dependable reviews of the products you depend on and I stand behind that statement. I will not recommend any product that I wouldn't personally own or use if my life depended on it, because the reality is that one day it may.

Out of the Box Survival has a double meaning. First, your survival items and gear will serve you best out of the box. its nice to have a new ___fill in the blank___ sitting on a shelf but only if you have one you are currently using and are familiar with the care, maintenance and use thereof. Secondly, it means that you need to think out of the box. Cliché I know but its true. if the SHTF or TEOTWAWKI happens then you need to be practiced in the art of making things perform beyond their original intent.


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