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Gear Review: SOG Force Tactical Knife

The SOG Force Fixed Blade SE38-N knife is a formidable knife. With a blade thickness of .24 inches, it is hefty. In fact, it reminds me of the Ontario knives and machetes I have, but sports a super sharp AUS-8 blade. I really like thisknife, and it’s found a home on one of my tac... Read More
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Gear Review: SOG Tomahawk

We’re big fans of SOG gear, as you may know from reading our gear reviews. Anything that was borne in the jungles of Vietnam for Special Operators has a pretty solid lineage, and their gear, by and large, is solid. The SOG Tactical Tomahawk definitely serves it’s purpose, but in our opinion isn’t as versatile... Read More
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Gear Review: TRUSPEC 24/7 Xpedition Pants

Do you wear long pants during a long ruck hike in bad weather? What pants do you like to put on when its still cool outside and a chance or light rain? Or you are hiking out in the field and need an extra layer of protection so you dont get all scratched up. Maybe... Read More
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Gear Review: PxHero JAFO II Trauma Kit

Up for review we have an IFAK (Individual First Aid Kit) by PxHero. Overall it’s a fine kit, and great as a back-up for your car, or in your go-bag. It has some great qualities, and is much more comprehensive than other companies on the market, especially with the price point of about $70 with... Read More
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Gear Review: K9 Collar and Lead by Wilcox Tactical

Collars and dog leads are just that right – just collars and dog leads? Wrong, they’re gear. Just like your carrier or holster, or EDC belt, they’re pieces of kit. Now I do a lot of hiking and running with my dogs. At least once a week we’re in the mountains, whether it’s the whole... Read More

Progenex vs Optimum Nutrition

There is much discussion in the functional fitness and weight lifting community over which recovery protein to use with Progenex vs Optimum Nutrition protein. Check out the info below and reviews and make your choice. You can take PROGENEX Recovery after every training session. If you are training multiple times in one day, you can take... Read More
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Gear Review: HighCom Security R.A.K – Body Armor

By Alexander Castiglione Up for review is a fantastic—emphasis on fantastic body armor system from HighCom Security. This US based company puts out high-speed, high-quality gear perfectly suited for our LEO, Private Military Contractor, Military, and civilian private security readership. In the video review at, you will see why I am so impressed with... Read More
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Supplement Review: Kegenix Ketogenic Supplements

The Kegenix Ketogenic Supplement is a popular product in the realm of ketogenic diets and exogenous ketone supplements. It’s designed to help individuals achieve and maintain a state of ketosis, which is the primary goal of the ketogenic diet. In this review, we will explore the specifications, ingredients, effectiveness, and overall value of the Kegenix... Read More
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Gear Review: GPM Kit – Combat Application Belt, Outdoor Application Belt

We love gear. Gear that works, we adore. And both the Combat Application Belt, and Outdoor Application Belt – work. They are tested on the front lines, not in some laboratory, and they are US made by a veteran of the USMC and Navy. Patrick Moltrup started his military career in the Marine Corps, got... Read More
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Gear Reviews: Readyman Escape Cards

We’re big on having a comprehensive EveryDay Carry (EDC) here. Anything that can give you the edge, make you ready for anything. A pistol and a knife are great, but what about an IFAK (individual first aid kit)? Light? Multitool? How about an escape and evasion course of action? Survival Kit? Well those last two,... Read More
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Gear Review: SOG Mini Pentagon

EDC knives come in all shapes and sizes. While it’s great to carry any blade, some people may opt for a fixed blade option. For this, you want something concealable, in our opinion, but something that is also effective. The SOG Pentagon fits the bill in both respects. The SOG Mini Pentagon Fixed Blade M14K-CP... Read More
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Gear Review: CRKT Williams Tactical Pen

We here at SGPT say that a pen, preferably steel barreled, should be part of your EDC (everyday carry). Now while it’s always good to have a pen handy for whatever receipt you have to sign or form you have to fill out on the day to day, a pen is a great last-ditch weapon,... Read More
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Gear Review: LALO Maximus Cross-Trainers

We like our LALOs here at SGPT. That’s no secret. We’re big fans of their boots, and after testing out some Bloodbirds and Grinders, pretty big fans of all their footwear. If you missed our previous reviews check out the Bloodbird or Grinder review. Now to business – this shoe was creating in collaboration with... Read More
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Gear Review: G.O.T. (Glock Operator Tool)

  The G.O.T. (or Glock Operators Tool) from Code 9 Evolutions lives up to it’s name in a double entendre sort of fashion. I’m sure you think of Spec Ops when you hear “operator” but this tool also helps you operate in a different way. It allows you to perform minor surgery on any one... Read More
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