Review (EDC): Mystery Ranch ASAP

Mystery Ranch ASAP Branding

I received the Mystery Ranch ASAP from a good friend to test out. Since it wasn’t my pack to keep I wasn’t able to make any permanent modifications to it… which is something that will be touched on later. I used the pack for three weeks and I think I was able to get a […]

Preview: Tactical Tailor Removable Operator Pack

Tactical Tailor Removable Operator Pack - Front

I mentioned in my year end review that one of the most common questions I receive about packs is from people looking for ~$100 packs for GORUCK events. I looked around a lot and stumbled upon the Tactical Tailor Removable Operator Pack. This backpack retails for $115 on the Tactical Tailor site but is routinely […]

Review: Triple Aught Design Litespeed V2

Triple Aught Design Litespeed Review - Front

This review is for the second iteration of the Triple Aught Design Litespeed. This is an EDC review which stands for Every Day Carry. This means that the pack was not used for training or events but instead as a work/life bag. I purchased this bag at retail price and have no relationship with Triple […]

Review: GORUCK Simple Side Pocket

GORUCK Side Pocket Front

In June, 2015 GORUCK changed the name of this item from the Side Pocket to the Simple Side Pocket. Nothing else about the product changed. The Side Pocket is one of the newer accessories that has been released by GORUCK. Like the rest of their nylon products this one is also made in the USA. […]

Steel Flame MOLLE Clip Review

Steel Flame PDW Top

When I was at the Arden Tough Range Day event I received a few comments on the MOLLE clips that were attached to my pack. Sometimes I forget that not everyone knows about some of the smaller companies out there, which makes sense, because it wasn’t too long ago that I didn’t know who Steel […]