Instructables: exploring - outside - survival - popular http://www.instructables.com Mon, 22 Sep 2014 23:43:49 PDT BLOX v1.01 Easy Paracord Bracelet - Advanced Cobra http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Paracord-Bracelet-Advanced-Cobra/
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 06:04:21 PDT
Berry picker from scrap http://www.instructables.com/id/Berry-picker-from-scrap/
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 14:59:03 PDT
Survival Walking Stick http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Walking-Stick/
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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:15:08 PDT
$9 Emergency Phone Charger 10 minutes from Harbor Freight http://www.instructables.com/id/9-Harbor-Freight-Emergency-Camping-Phone-Charger-i/
$9 Emergency Phone Charger 10 minutes from Harbor Freight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/9PWV/I09LUBLA/FD59PWVI09LUBLA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/9PWV/I09LUBLA/FD59PWVI09LUBLA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/9PWV/I09LUBLA/FD59PWVI09LUBLA.SMALL.jpg virginiawifinder Power off? Grid down? Hurricane? Tornado? Camping? Apocalypse? Cross eyed lumber jack down the street?I want to show you how to make a quick, simple and cheap DIY phone charger with basic tools and skills - anyone can do this. Shelf stable, clean - with no lead acid battery mess!I used $9 in pa...
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:23:32 PDT
The Expedient Grass Basket http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Expedient-Grass-Basket/
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 18:38:13 PDT
Minimalist Survival Slingshot http://www.instructables.com/id/Minimalist-Survival-Slingshot/
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 17:22:54 PDT
Super Easy First Aid/Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Easy-First-AidSurvival-Kit/
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 10:07:46 PDT
U.K Bug out Bag - 1.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/UK-Bug-out-Bag-10/
U.K Bug out Bag - 1.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/JTVP/HZDYH6V1/FKXJTVPHZDYH6V1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/JTVP/HZDYH6V1/FKXJTVPHZDYH6V1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/JTVP/HZDYH6V1/FKXJTVPHZDYH6V1.SMALL.jpg spartan.hargreaves No I am not some nut job who stands in the town on a weekend proclaiming the end is coming... But with a society dependent on energy & open to terrorism, in a world of nuclear, chemical, biological & mother nature the possibility of disaster is high, again i am not saying the end of the world, ma...
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:11:24 PDT
Making Buckskin http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Buckskin/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 06:14:14 PDT
How To Make a Survival Fire Putty http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-a-Survival-Fire-Putty/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 10:24:29 PDT
A Survival Water Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Survival-Charcoal-Filter/
A Survival Water Filter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/2AD3/HZ5DTYZW/F1B2AD3HZ5DTYZW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/2AD3/HZ5DTYZW/F1B2AD3HZ5DTYZW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/2AD3/HZ5DTYZW/F1B2AD3HZ5DTYZW.SMALL.jpg ethanb34 In the world we live in, you never know what is coming next. Fires, hurricanes, and other natural disasters can lead to apocalypse-like situations. That is why you should always be prepared to be able to survive in many conditions. One key factor to survival in all situations, is getting clean ...
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 19:10:47 PDT
Waterproof fire starters http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterproof-fire-starters-1/
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 01:12:52 PDT
Lessons of a Knife - making the ultimate bush blade http://www.instructables.com/id/Lessons-of-a-Knife-making-the-ultimate-bush-tool/
Lessons of a Knife - making the ultimate bush blade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/C2WU/HZ6T7G1J/FXNC2WUHZ6T7G1J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/C2WU/HZ6T7G1J/FXNC2WUHZ6T7G1J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/C2WU/HZ6T7G1J/FXNC2WUHZ6T7G1J.SMALL.jpg bricobart "Which knife is best?"Every adventurer, trekker, hunter, survivalist or geek gets sooner or later faced with that one, simple, haunting question: "Which knife is best?"Believe it or not, but those four words chased me for many, many years. In the beginning, when I was a kid, I suffered in silence, t...
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 03:09:38 PDT
Processing Yucca Fibre with Primitive Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Processing-Yucca-Fibre-with-Primitive-Tools/
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Fri, 8 Aug 2014 11:17:18 PDT
Collapsible Wood Burning Camp Stove (On a Budget!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Collapsible-Wood-Burning-Camp-Stove-On-a-Budget/
Collapsible Wood Burning Camp Stove (On a Budget!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/ZKF5/HYJ0UAIO/F9QZKF5HYJ0UAIO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/ZKF5/HYJ0UAIO/F9QZKF5HYJ0UAIO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/ZKF5/HYJ0UAIO/F9QZKF5HYJ0UAIO.SMALL.jpg Common Man Survival The Firebox (http://tinyurl.com/opdevhe) is a folding stove that folds down into almost nothing but still functions as a great stove for camping, backpacking, bushcraft, etc. The only problem is the cost: $50+ for stoves of this design. This is my version of a stove coined "The Firebox Replica" by...
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 10:09:26 PDT
Waterproof Storage Tube http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterproof-Storage-Tube/
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Fri, 1 Aug 2014 20:19:15 PDT
Emergency fishing line http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-fishing-line/
Emergency fishing line - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/K0M3/HYZX1OWC/FOYK0M3HYZX1OWC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/K0M3/HYZX1OWC/FOYK0M3HYZX1OWC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/K0M3/HYZX1OWC/FOYK0M3HYZX1OWC.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi With this DIY tool you can easily make very long fishing lines in emergency circumstances. Not only that, you can make a strong plastic wire to wrap wood branches together and build structures, you can easily replace you shoe laces, hang up food to trees during the night, build an hammock, or net to...
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 11:40:52 PDT
Power a Flashlight With Fewer Batteries in an Emergency http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-a-Flashlight-With-Fewer-Batteries-in-an-Emer/
Power a Flashlight With Fewer Batteries in an Emergency - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/OIYN/HXXHHVYI/FAVOIYNHXXHHVYI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/OIYN/HXXHHVYI/FAVOIYNHXXHHVYI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/OIYN/HXXHHVYI/FAVOIYNHXXHHVYI.SMALL.jpg The Best Hobbies Blog Don't let the zombie apocalypse or a power outage leave you in the dark. It's easier than you might think to keep your flashlight and other battery-operated devices running even without the proper number of batteries. When you've finished with this instructable feel free to check out my website and ...
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:42:37 PDT
Hammock Bug Net Cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Hammock-Bug-Net-Cheap/
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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 20:40:08 PDT
KARAMBIT Combat Fish Bone Knife and Bottle Opener (inspired by Mrballeng, Vitizop, & Bartolo) http://www.instructables.com/id/KARAMBIT-Combat-Fish-Bone-Knife-props-to-Mrballen/
KARAMBIT Combat Fish Bone Knife and Bottle Opener (inspired by Mrballeng, Vitizop, & Bartolo) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/2638/HET12IT9/F4A2638HET12IT9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/2638/HET12IT9/F4A2638HET12IT9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/2638/HET12IT9/F4A2638HET12IT9.SMALL.jpg ZaneEricB Looking around I find ALOT of awesome ideas on Instructables....so I decided to marry a couple of my favorite.  I had recently broken a handle off a hedge trimmer and recalled the instructable from  BARTOLO:                           http://www.instructables.com/member/bartolo/ to make a D.A.R.C. -...
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Fri, 29 Mar 2013 11:04:54 PDT
Paracord Survival Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Survival-Necklace/
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Sun, 28 Mar 2010 16:49:54 PDT
Make your own Teepee http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-Teepee/
Make your own Teepee - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/K3ZQ/HWX44265/F3LK3ZQHWX44265.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/K3ZQ/HWX44265/F3LK3ZQHWX44265.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/K3ZQ/HWX44265/F3LK3ZQHWX44265.SMALL.jpg the tat2artist Here's how my wife and I made our own Teepee that we use for camping and going to Rendezvous. It is very spacious inside with room for 6 adults plus our gear and we can have a fire inside for those cold nights. The building was pretty easy and quick and only cost about $150 in materials for the co...
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Thu, 26 Jun 2014 23:24:41 PDT
Vetsport Extreme SIPS Microcamper http://www.instructables.com/id/Vetsport-Extreme-SIPS-Microcamper/
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 16:33:06 PDT
Packable Hammock http://www.instructables.com/id/Packable-Hammock/
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Sat, 7 Jun 2014 12:02:01 PDT
Making Bamboo Arrows http://www.instructables.com/id/Introduction-70/
Making Bamboo Arrows - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/OALN/HW3K83IJ/F1WOALNHW3K83IJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/OALN/HW3K83IJ/F1WOALNHW3K83IJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/OALN/HW3K83IJ/F1WOALNHW3K83IJ.SMALL.jpg paleotool INTRODUCTIONA Primitive Technology Disclaimer.I firmly believe that in Preindustrial Societies, the onus of learning was on the pupil. Anyone who wants to succeed will find a way to learn. Real learning is an active endevor. We learn best by carefully observing and doing. There will be failures....
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 20:41:56 PDT
A-frame Survival Shelter http://www.instructables.com/id/A-frame-Survival-Shelter/
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Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:52:11 PDT
Gut Hook Hunting Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Gut-Hook-Hunting-Knife/
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Fri, 9 May 2014 15:36:59 PDT
Fire Tube - Drinking Straw Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-Tube-Drinking-Straw-Hack/
Fire Tube - Drinking Straw Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/Q358/HUQ74WIP/FV2Q358HUQ74WIP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/Q358/HUQ74WIP/FV2Q358HUQ74WIP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/Q358/HUQ74WIP/FV2Q358HUQ74WIP.SMALL.jpg Not-Dead Undead That’s right. Fire Tubes. These little guys are a great backup to keep with you camping or on the run from zombies. Keep in your bag or pocket. Currently, I am making these with two matches, a cottonball in petroleum jelly and a bit of strikepaper/sandpaper for striking. But these can be hacked to...
By: Not-Dead Undead

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Fri, 2 May 2014 19:31:29 PDT
3 Survival Recipes - Easy and useful for your hard travels. http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Survival-Recipes-Easy-and-useful-for-your-hard-t/
3 Survival Recipes - Easy and useful for your hard travels. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/6L8A/HVDU66S9/FYY6L8AHVDU66S9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/6L8A/HVDU66S9/FYY6L8AHVDU66S9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/6L8A/HVDU66S9/FYY6L8AHVDU66S9.SMALL.jpg Mutazek Having stored food for emergencies is always a priority. In your home is easy to do and normally you should have a suitcase or a shelf with canned food and water for emergencies.Things change when it comes to survive outside the urban environment, far from home, as the ability to move swiftly and wi...
By: Mutazek

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Mon, 19 May 2014 23:52:58 PDT
72 Hour Get Home Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/72-Hour-Get-Home-Ki/
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Mon, 19 May 2014 19:51:53 PDT
My Survival Pack Project http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Survival-Pack-Project/
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Mon, 19 May 2014 23:43:18 PDT
Minnow Survival-tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Minnow-Survival-tool/
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Sat, 17 May 2014 18:57:35 PDT
Survival Fishing Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Fishing-Kit-3/
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Mon, 19 May 2014 06:02:57 PDT
A Comprehensive Altoids Personal Survival/Everyday Carry Tin http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Comprehensive-Altoids-Personal-SurvivalEveryday/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/WPNW/HE07P68G/FS2WPNWHE07P68G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/WPNW/HE07P68G/FS2WPNWHE07P68G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/WPNW/HE07P68G/FS2WPNWHE07P68G.SMALL.jpg BudgetBugout Version 1.0  Everyday I carry the following on me at a MINIMUM: 2 knives, 2 firestarters, 2 flashlights, 2 multi tools, 2 paracord accessories and - of course - this Altoids survival kit [which I am in the process of duplicating into an Altoids Smalls Tin].  I also have 2 bugout bags [BOB] and ...
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Sat, 9 Mar 2013 16:29:20 PST
Hide From Pursuers http://www.instructables.com/id/Hide-From-Pursuers/
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Sat, 17 May 2014 17:53:06 PDT
Making survival cord from nettles http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-survival-cord-from-nettles/
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Thu, 15 May 2014 17:14:51 PDT
Jungle Survival - Food - Palm Cabbage (with only a pocket knife) http://www.instructables.com/id/Jungle-Survival-Food-Palm-Cabbage-with-only-a-pock/
Jungle Survival - Food - Palm Cabbage (with only a pocket knife) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/96ZT/HV64C9JF/FZQ96ZTHV64C9JF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/96ZT/HV64C9JF/FZQ96ZTHV64C9JF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/96ZT/HV64C9JF/FZQ96ZTHV64C9JF.SMALL.jpg th3_jungle_inv3ntor Greetings: If you have ever had to rely on just your pocket knife and the forest or jungle to supply your food, you will know it isn't as easy as it may seem. The majority of us are rather ignorant when it comes to finding food in the world outside of our super markets. I would say that even mor...
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Wed, 14 May 2014 20:00:35 PDT
Natural Cordage http://www.instructables.com/id/Natural-Cordage/
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Wed, 7 May 2014 10:47:45 PDT
The Perfect Hike: Follow the Way of the Backpacker http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Perfect-Hike-Follow-the-Way-of-the-Backpacker/
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Tue, 13 May 2014 03:52:29 PDT
Split Stick Deadfall Trap http://www.instructables.com/id/Split-Stick-Deadfall-Trap/
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Thu, 8 May 2014 07:15:03 PDT
The survival slingshot http://www.instructables.com/id/The-survival-slingshot/
The survival slingshot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/R23N/HURHVL44/FFWR23NHURHVL44.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/R23N/HURHVL44/FFWR23NHURHVL44.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/R23N/HURHVL44/FFWR23NHURHVL44.SMALL.jpg the tat2artist This slingshot has a fire kit, sewing kit, fishing kit, flashlight, knife and the ability to shoot arrows... as well as a fish or small game retrieval system and can still be used as a regular slingshot. check out the Mp4 attached below to see it work! The sewing kit start by making the sewing k...
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Sun, 4 May 2014 21:07:35 PDT
The Firestraw http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Firestraw/
The Firestraw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/J7M7/HUX9R44E/F6UJ7M7HUX9R44E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/J7M7/HUX9R44E/F6UJ7M7HUX9R44E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/J7M7/HUX9R44E/F6UJ7M7HUX9R44E.SMALL.jpg Airth Anyone who's started a camp or cooking fire with petroleum jelly impregnated cotton balls (a.k.a. "Great Balls of Fire, or "GBOF" for short) knows just how awesome they are. All they need is a little spark--not even a flame--and you'll get a good, hot fire going to catch your kindling. Using these...
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Wed, 7 May 2014 23:02:40 PDT
My Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Survival-Kit-3/
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 19:29:48 PDT
EDC survival tools and everyday useful items http://www.instructables.com/id/EDC-survival-everyday-usefulness/
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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 08:36:47 PDT
The Edible Plant Test http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Edible-Plant-Test/
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Thu, 24 Apr 2014 13:47:08 PDT
Make rope out of dead plants -- with no tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-rope-out-of-dead-plants----with-no-tools/
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Fri, 25 Apr 2008 10:32:09 PDT
The Real Axe For Men http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Real-Axe-For-Men/
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:30:44 PDT
Rope Ladder http://www.instructables.com/id/Rope-Ladder-1/
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:50:26 PDT
Make a Collapsible 2QT Canteen http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Collapsible-2QT-Canteen/
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:16:26 PDT
Bushcraft, Survival Kit For Extended Durations - Part 1 - Life Support Vest http://www.instructables.com/id/Camping-Survival-Bushcraft-Kit-For-Extended-Durati/
Bushcraft, Survival Kit For Extended Durations - Part 1 - Life Support Vest - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/UVYB/HTLEAKIK/FHHUVYBHTLEAKIK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/UVYB/HTLEAKIK/FHHUVYBHTLEAKIK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/UVYB/HTLEAKIK/FHHUVYBHTLEAKIK.SMALL.jpg Rkaynjehll This is not an EDC, BOB or anything else the elitists would put a name on. I decided to make an instructable on the kit I use out in the woods. I like the outdoors and use this quite a bit. It's always being improved and I wanted to post it up here and see what others may think of it. I have my ow...
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 10:00:29 PDT