A 1,000-denier Cordura go-bag from Skinner Sights, the Bush Pilot Survival Kit is packed full of life-saving tools. A custom takedown Chiappa .44 Mag. lever-action rifle with fiber-optic sights tops the list. Additionally, Skinner includes a RAT-7 Ontario Knife Company blade, magnesium fire starter, survival blanket, Brunton compass and 50 ft. of 750-lb.-rated paracord. Price: $1,799. Contact: Skinner Sights, LLC; skinnersights.com.
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When U.S. forces rushed to stop the North Koreans from overrunning South Korea in 1950, there were almost no American snipers. As the battle lines stabilized, that would change, and the war would become ideal for the employment of well-equipped and well-trained snipers.