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Projecting Situational Awareness as Passive Self-Defense

Hwaseong Fortress of Korea /// VinjatekA natural or subtly theatrical show of your situational awareness can act as an incidental preventative form of passive self-defense.

[ April 09 2018 ]         DATA, LIFESTYLE, SURVIVAL

Urban Survivalist: Task Fixation in Public Spaces

Flatiron District, New York City /// VinjatekThis is a part of a series of posts about urban survival. Guides, skills, tips and gear for travel, crises and everyday life. – view all survivalist posts

[ April 03 2018 ]         DATA, LIFESTYLE, SURVIVAL

Ultra Compact Survival Kit Capsule Experiment

Ultra Compact Survival Kit /// VinjatekAn experimental wilderness / urban survival kit in a capsule with extreme minimalism and scale as the objective at the cost of practicality.

[ April 02 2018 ]         DATA, GEAR, MINIMALISM, SURVIVAL

Tactikey™ : Review

Tactikey /// VinjatekA knife without a handle is just a useless unwieldable blade, inversely a standard key utilized with a Tactikey is an overtly wieldable force of defense.

[ March 14 2018 ]         EDC, GEAR, SURVIVAL

Active SERE Kit Method: Static

Active SERE Kit: Static /// VinjatekAn active SERE kit differs from any other survival or task kit in that it must be concealed on your person ready for deployment, not unloading.

[ February 25 2018 ]         CONFIDENTIAL, DATA, GEAR, HACKS, SURVIVAL

Operative Medical Gear: Building your IFAK – The Tourniquet

CTOMS EMT Emergency and Military Tourniquet /// VinjatekIn keeping with the operative method, introducing a new section on medical gear, theory and skills for an enhanced lifestyle and professional life.

[ February 14 2018 ]         GEAR, SURVIVAL

DUSD: The Method of Procuring Food at Restaurants Without Money

The Toilet Restaurant in Shanghai, China /// VinjatekDUSD is a unique skill set for surviving in routinely operating urban locales but while under extremely desperate conditions; no resources, money or assets.

[ February 12 2018 ]         CONFIDENTIAL, DATA, SURVIVAL

Using a Watch as “Brass Knuckles”

Using a Watch as a "Brass Knuckle" Rolex Submariner /// VinjatekThis is in response to the 12 (and counting) readers of whom has asked me about using a watch as “brass knuckles” since my Rolex Submariner review.

[ February 06 2018 ]         DATA, EDC, SURVIVAL

Quote: “All warfare is based on deception. Hence, when we are able to attack, we must…

Sun Tzu Portrait Statue /// VinjatekThis is a series of posts of curated quotes to inspire a more strategic, enlightened and focused way of being – professionally and for life.

[ January 28 2018 ]         DATA, PHILOSOPHY, SURVIVAL

Detecting Terrorist Activity and Behavior in The Field

Grand Bazaar in Istanbul, Turkey /// VinjatekOrganized terrorist operations require extensive research and planning, which develops into discernible patterns that can be detected before the act.

[ January 13 2018 ]         CONFIDENTIAL, DATA, GUIDES, SURVIVAL