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I've seen dozens of Altoid Tin and similar survival kits here on Instructables and elsewhere. Many of them are quite good, while others--both home bu...
I chose a small stainless steel container for the contents, sealed with a fitted polyethylene lid. I picked it up at a dollar store, and it was marke...
Here are the contents. Most items should already look familiar, but I'll go over things in detail for the ones that need it. Many of these items are...
Here I show a breakdown of what the Swiss Army "Swiss Card" contains. There are other manufacturers of card-type multi-tools out there, so use whatev...
Here is the small vial, broken down to show what's inside. I added brightly-colored tape so I can find the thing again if I drop it. 1. Four very l...
I suppose this almost deserves its own instructable! Here are the contents of my "Little bit of everything" first aid kit. I stuck to the things I f...
My mother always yelled at me that video games wouldn't teach me anything, but here I've proved her wrong. All those years of Tetris have paid off!...
Next in goes the folded aluminum foil.
Here I tucked the fresnel lens inside the space blanket, and it goes in next. The little package of matches fits up against the side of the container...
Here the ultraslim pencil fits right alongside the blanket, and you can see I've started stacking the fire starting straws on top of the matches. ...
Next in goes the fire starter and spare battery, cotton ball (in the lower left), cordage and Tinder Quik. I folded the Tinder Quik in half in it's l...
The Swiss Card and signal mirror lay side by side on top of the blanket. I moved the battery to the top, since it fit there better.
Next in is the first aid kit. Since it wasn't equally thick, I rotated it around until it lay flat, which happened to be upside down. The folding kn...
In the space to the upper right, the candy, compass, and vial all drop in.
All that remains is the duct tape, whistle, lip balm, spool of thread and wire, so its just a matter of finagling things around to fill gaps. ...
Snap on the lid, and done! The plastic lid is forgiving, so it's OK if things bulge a little but it maintains a seal. The entire kit fits into a pan...
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Posted:Nov 28, 2011
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