Sunday, August 7, 2022

Alone Season 9 - Days Survived


                                    

Juan Pablo used a unique strategy to win this event.  He didn't boil his water, nor burn a fire in his shelter, until the very end.  He only started a fire when he needed to cook food. This saved a tremendous amount of calories gathering fire wood.  Instead he bundled up and spent a lot of time in his sleeping bag.  This might be considered a Best Practice but carried some risk by not boiling his water.  He has experience drinking suspect water however.

He was also a good shot with a bow, rarely missing small game, and only lost 2 of his 9 arrows while some others only had 4 or 5 arrows left from missing so many shots. 

He also built a pier out in the river to access deeper water, and immediately began to catch fish. When he caught a fish, he didn't stop immediately and go cook it, but rather kept fishing and caught several more while the fish were biting.  Another Best Practice.

 For an episode by episode report, click here: Alone Season 9 Pack List

 
 
Survival Pack (Security Patrol or Bug Out pack)  
 
Greenbriar (catbriar) 

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Tuesday, August 2, 2022

Ammo Prices - July 2022

  


July 2022 prices are down on average by about 18% from 2021levels. There continues to be a wide range of prices, and below are some links to the low cost ammo we found this month.

https://bulkmunitions.com/gun-store/9mm-115-gr-fmj-pmc-9a-1000-rounds/

https://www.natchezss.com/cci-blazer-brass-handgun-ammunition-9mm-luger-115-gr-fmj-1145-fps-1000-ct-loose-pack.html

 Armscor 9mm 115 gr FMJ 50 per box (lowestammo.com)

 

Low cost providers for 5.56 were the following:

https://www.bulkammo.com/1000-rounds-of-5-56x45-ammo-by-winchester-55gr-fmj-28378

https://bulkmunitions.com/gun-store/5-56x45mm-55-grain-fmj-pmc-556x-1000-bulk/

 

Other Ammo Prices can be seen above, and here are some links to hard to find ammo:

45 Long Colt:

American Eagle Handgun Ammunition .45 Colt 225 gr JSP 860 fps 50/ct | Natchez (natchezss.com)

 

30-30 Winchester - GOOD PRICE HERE

https://www.natchezss.com/federal-power-shok-rifle-ammunition-30-30-win-150-gr-fnsp-2390-fps-20-box.html

410 Shotgun

American Tactical 410 BORE RIFLED HOLLOW POINT SLUGS 1/4oz  2-1/2″ 1550 FPS “JUDGE SPECIAL” – 5 shells/pack (mutinymachine.com)

Federal Premium Personal Defense Ammunition 410 Bore 500 round - Megaammunitionstore

https://megaammunitionstore.com/product/federal-premium-personal-defense-ammunition-410-bore-500-round/

20 ga Shotgun

 BARNES 20 GAUGE DEFENSE 2 3/4″ 17 PELLETS #3 BUCKSHOT-5RDS – AB Guns

 Remington Slugger Rifled Slug Shotshells | Bass Pro Shops

 If there is a particular ammo you are having trouble finding, let me know in the comments below.

 

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