Picture of MATCHBOX SURVIVAL KIT (not small)
i had no room in my altoids tin, so i did this. this is my first and, i think best, instructable lol. please you can ask any questions along the way and i will answer them with my best answer. (sorry for the bad pics lol)

Step 1: Get your stuff

Picture of get your stuff
i will tag the photo because it is waaaaaay too many items!!
Coolstuff475 years ago
you have paper but where is the pen?
uhm..u can use charcoal i guess....?
xxrb110xx5 years ago
why do you need the bottle pops for???
nice but what's with the match sticking out of the top right corner of the match box???????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????
ex891586 years ago
Add signaling tools. A loud whistle plus a small signal mirror are cheap and easy to add. In most civilian scenarios, one is more likely to be rescued than to "Rambo out" of the wilds. Make yourself easy to find! And no, aluminum foil and a mini flashlight are not good alternatives to a real signal mirror. They broadcast too little light and are too hard to aim While cotton will work as tinder so long as it is bone dry, there are commercially available fire starting tabs that are MUCH more effective and that work when wet (which is when you most need fire). While food is unlikely to be very important (it is unlikely that you will be roughing it long enough to starve to death) water is essential. You need some good water disinfecting tablets and a plastic bag in which to keep the water while it is disinfecting. Last word: KEEP IT SMALL!!! If it isn't in your pocket (not your pack, which you may take off and walk away from, IN YOUR POCKET) all the times, you will probably not have it when you need it. A few small, simple tools in your pocket can help you save your life. A 20 pound, three hundred dollar super kit five miles away in the trunk of your car will not.
flataffect6 years ago
i get pretty much everything with the exception of the soda can tops? A list explaining the uses of each item may have been nice.
polonium9 (author)  flataffect6 years ago
the uses of them are endless, you can cut them and use them as hooks for fishing or as harpoons!!! so hopefully this helps you
soda can tab as a harpoon? please explain...
polonium9 (author)  Father Christmas6 years ago
put your macguyver mode in
Falcore6 years ago