Quikclot Sport 50 Gram Package Review


Not too long ago, I went on a bicycle ride and got my second scrape in two months, just being stupid really. But unlike the first time, that was more surface scrape, this one cut a tad deepish. Not enough to be dangerous or need stitches, but enough to bleed black and a tad more flowing than you’d normally see. Continue reading


EMT Gel – 1 ounce Review

EMT Gel - 1 ounce

I purchased this as I was looking at substitutes for more toxic and painful superglue.

They say it’s designed for pets, but this was recommended by a friend who has used it on himself when camping, and if he can use it, well, who am I to argue?

While I plan to leave superglue in my pack, this will be in both my 3 day pack as well as my med fak. Continue reading

Oasis Disposable Sterile Skin Stapler Review

Oasis Disposable Sterile Skin Stapler

This package comes sealed and disinfected. It’s disposable, and has enough staples for larger gashes. The lack of post use sterility means that it’s usable only for one deep gash, but that is likely all most hikes would need, because a cut that deserves this product will lead to extreme care from that point on as you would turn around and head straight back to the car and a hospital. Continue reading