Review: KIHD Stove

Review of the KIHD Stove: Collapsible, Compact, Capable & Canadian. The KIHD Stove is a small and sturdy collapsible stick stove from KIHD Products. It was designed and is manufactured here in Canada. I picked […]

**FREE Seminar** Women’s Personal Protection

*Free* Sign up today. Space is Limited! Women’s-Only Personal Protection Seminar *International Women’s Day* March 9th, 2019 – 11am-4pm The Nite Owl, Toronto (647 College St, Toronto) (In partnership with Kennedy Tactical Concepts) Have you ever […]

Personal Security Tradecraft & Combatives w/ Delta2Alpha

Personal Security & Combatives workshop with Delta2Alpha in Toronto, March 30/31, 2019. Sign up today, space is limited!

The True North Tradecraft Disaster Preparedness Guide

Are you ready for 2019? Make sure you are by picking up the The True North Tradecraft Disaster Preparedness Guide: A Primer on Urban and Suburban Disaster Preparedness.   PDF AVAILABLE THROUGH OUR STORE HERE Paperback and […]

Happy 2019!

I would like to thank everyone who has read the blog, followed us on social media, attended training and been a positive voice through 2018 for all of your support. It has been a roller-coaster […]

Store Now Open!

The new True North Tradecraft Store is open for business.  We are the exclusive Canadian stockists for Tactikey, OscarDelta and Hard Case Survival.  Visit the Blog and click the Store button up top or go […]

Winter Is Coming: 8 Tips for Getting Your Vehicle Winter-Ready

As we make our way through the last weeks of Fall and approach Winter, it’s time to do our twice-a-year vehicle change-over.  For those of us who live in areas where snow and extreme cold […]

Blue Line Magazine – Guest Article

I am so very excited and humbled to be a guest contributor to the November 2018 edition of Blue Line Magazine – Canada’s Law Enforcement Magazine. You can find my article, 10 non-issued kit items […]

Open-Minded: Rare Element & Coyote Mountain Custom Lock Picks

To this point, all of my lock picking has been done with “production” tools.  Some cheap and flimsy, others high-quality. But this is my first foray into hand-made & custom lock picks. Rare Element Lock […]

Tactical Solutions Magazine – Training Review Article

Very excited to have my work featured in Tactical Solutions Magazine, the official publication of the International Tactical Training Association (ITTA) based in Chicago, IL. From the ITTA website: The International Tactical Training Association (ITTA) […]