Introduction: Nano Survival Kit in Business Card Case
For a survival kit to be of help, you need to have it with you, so it should be small and light to be comfortable to carry. And a business card case takes very little space and is light. I had read a few instructables on survival kits when i found a few items in the shape of credit cards. I found an old case for business cards and thought this would make a nice survival kit.
Please note that this is a very basic list oft items that could come handy. It will not save you in a real emergency but it can be of help. So the author is not liable. Always prepare according to the situation you might face.
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Thanks to jmwells and sixsmith for their comments!
Step 1: Contain / Signal
The case. would be ideal if its made of polished or chromed metal so it could double as a signalling mirror for emergency situations.
Step 2: Cut
This covers basic cutting tasks.
Step 3: Screw / Saw / Open
There is a number of credit card sized tools available on the web.
Step 4: Heal
plasters for small injuries.
Step 5: Pay
Money comes in handy in any situation, so fold a few bills into the case.
Step 6: Ignite
Get a few outdoor matches that can be lit on any rough surface. You never know when you need to ... come on baby light my fire.
Step 7: Sew
A big sewing needle might be handy if you need to repair clothes or sew a wound.
Step 8: Hold Together
A few safety Pins can hold things together when everything is coming apart.
Step 9: Disinfect
Alcoholic swipes are useful if you want to sanitize either your hands or maybe a toilet seat.
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