TRADECRAFT   ///  

SPN /// ARCUS Carabiner
SPNSR /// Airbnb
SPN /// LALO Tactical Bloodbird Sneakers
SPN /// Goruck GR1 Rucksack
SPN /// Leatherman Surge MultiTool


The ‘DIY or Die’ Mindset

Triple Aught Design FAST Pack Scout Bushcraft Kit /// VinjatekA state of mind to process certain critical and dire situations by assuming control of it, while overcoming the lack of skillsets or resources for it.

[ October 04 2018 ]         DATA, LIFESTYLE, TRADECRAFT


Evasive Self-Defense Guide For The Untrained [updated]

Ghetto in Seoul, South Korea /// VinjatekBasic tactics for evading imminent threats as an untrained differs from the highly trained but the mindset remains the same while abroad. [img]

[ September 06 2018 ]         DATA, GUIDES, SURVIVAL, TACTICAL, TRADECRAFT, URBAN SURVIVALIST


[R]   Active Entry Procedural Exit Strategizing

Hamad International Airport in Doha, Qatar /// VinjatekAEPES is an advanced technique of relative-linear exit strategizing while in defined structures with an active entry mission mindset.

[ July 12 2018 ]         DATA, RESTRICTED, SURVIVAL, TRADECRAFT


Covert Operative’s Civilian Attire + Loadout [c.2004]

Covert Operative’s [Active] Street Attire + Loadout /// VinjatekThis was a specialized wardrobe and equipment loadout for one of my earlier OPS. The identity directive was to be a social elite into “streetwear couture”.

[ June 15 2018 ]         CLOTHING, DATA, GEAR, LOADOUTS, TACTICAL, TRADECRAFT


*Secrets and Confidential Intel

Redacted Secret Document /// VinjatekDue to security concerns and specified requests from my former employer, the Secrets page and Confidential Intel have been terminated, indefinitely.

[ June 05 2018 ]         DATA, RESTRICTED, TRADECRAFT


The Art of Strategic Non-Engagement

Bali Street, Indonesia /// VinjatekJust as the tactical use of silence with precision timing can speak volumes, inaction at the right moments can produce the most desirable results.

[ May 24 2018 ]         DATA, LIFESTYLE, THE ART, TRADECRAFT


The Most Complex Problems Often Have The Simplest Solutions

Angkor Wat Temple in Siem Reap, Cambodia /// VinjatekA complexity of a problem doesn’t dictate the complexity of its solution – understanding it and looking at it the right way can show you the simplest.

[ April 25 2018 ]         DATA, HACKS, LIFESTYLE, MINIMALISM, TRADECRAFT


*OPS: The Bratva and The Robot

John V Cain /// OPS // Vinjatek*OPS is a series of posts possibly about my experiences as a (former) covert operative. Edited, altered, fictional and or true accounts of events.

[ April 16 2018 ]         DATA, OPS, TRADECRAFT









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