Instructables: exploring - photos - survival - survival Thu, 30 Jul 2015 13:47:12 PDT BLOX v1.01 Cheap and easy bushcraft spare/survival blade. funkysod Hultafors knives are cheap and good (at least here in Sweden). They are gaining popularity in the bushcraft community. This is a small addition/mod I usually do to make them even more useful. You can expand on this idea and add even more features, such as: * Small fishing kit (hooks, line and sinker...
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Wed, 26 Mar 2014 08:19:23 PDT
The Apocalypse Knife hawcrofta After watching too many videos on Youtube on how to make a knife I decided to give it a go.  I built this knife using only hand tools. The  first problem I faced was finding the materials to build the knife with. Then I found an old lawnmower blade in the garage. I had never heard of anyone making a...
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Fri, 14 Feb 2014 13:52:36 PST
Backpack Survival Kit camping crazy This is my latest update to my backpack survival kit! It is still compact but has a bit more added to it and I think the pictures are a bit better!! Hope you enjoy and that it is useful to you in some way!! Below is the list of things in my kit... Backpack: Coleman Elate8L with 2L water bladder(The...
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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 18:04:44 PST
Failed Attempt- Ladder Rack Paracord Bracelet with fire starter and fishing kit. Wink79 This is the finished bracelet.I apparently laced the buckle wrong, and didn't size it properly. I had my jig set up for about 9.25 inches(My wrist it's 8.5) and it ended up being extremely tight on the smallest section of my wrist. Other than that it turned out nicely lol.What it has;-The buckle has...
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Tue, 28 Jan 2014 10:04:45 PST
Survival kit in a stick sonic broom Hello everybody, this is an idea that I made up for a gift. It is a survival kit in a stick with a para cord wrap on the out side      tell me if you like it, or ways to make it better and subscribe    Survival kit in a stick Contents and uses   Aluminum foil Can be used as a de...
By: sonic broom

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Thu, 23 Jan 2014 14:33:16 PST
Survival/Bushcraft Axe XxFullMetalxX Heya  Here you will see my second  selfmade Tool ! :D sry my english is really bad !  thats the tools : a metalsaw a survival knive a carabine 9 meters paracord 5/6 meters normal cord  a axe i hope you like it :D
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Mon, 23 Dec 2013 09:15:38 PST
Survival penny stove cseeger1 Supplies: -2 soda cans -sharpie -small nail -hammer -tin snips -heat resistant sealant -small needle nose pliers -fiber glass -file -penny -denatured alcohol -2 blocks of wood one slightly bigger Instructions: - Place sharpie on larger block of wood and twist the soda can around it to create perfect...
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Sun, 15 Dec 2013 09:23:48 PST
Survival Key Chain Sling buildingandblogging I needed a way to store all my key chains and this is what I came up with. You can wear this around your shoulder. It is made out of para cord that I tied to each tool. In the future I am going to get carabiners for each tool so I can detach each tool when it is needed. 1.   life straw water purifi...
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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 09:56:44 PST
ultimate survival pack beaverboy911 cool survival pack
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Mon, 9 Dec 2013 10:30:26 PST
Portable Rocket Stove … made from 4 inch Internal diameter, double-wall insulated Pellet Vent pipe shodai-soke This cook stove is a valuable piece of equipment for any camper,  hunter, fisherman or outdoorsman.   It is rugged, portable, and compact.  It eliminates the need for propane, liquid fuel, electricity and large stacks of firewood, or wood pellets. NOTE:  For Outdoor use ONLY! Parts Needed: 1 – Wall...
By: shodai-soke

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Sat, 2 Nov 2013 19:06:05 PDT
Wearable Survival Kit -- Hat BudgetBugout Wether you are preparing for a hiking trip, a natural disaster or the zombie apocalypse, it's good to be prepared! In this installment of my wearable survival kit, I show you how I introduce cover [one of the "C"s of survival] into my survival gear. See more of my vids for other components ...
By: BudgetBugout

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Sun, 25 Aug 2013 19:44:39 PDT
Para-cord Survival Blaclet Reiff This is just another Instructables on para-cord. I really made this only to show what all you can do with a para-cord bracelet. So here's what I did to mine.
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Wed, 21 Aug 2013 10:04:58 PDT
Urban Bug Out Bag chiefmd This is my urban bug out bag.  Will sustain a person for approximately 72 hours in an urban or non-urban environment.  It does have some items for urban areas as well as the necessities such as things to make fire and shelter for a non-urban environment. Bolt cutters 6x8 tarp wet wipes one person c...
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Thu, 11 Jul 2013 08:27:26 PDT
The Compact Zombie Apocalypse Bag BudgetBugout When it comes to circumventing zombies, the last thing you wanna do is alert the undead to your presence by clumsily bumping into things because you are wearing a gigantic backpack! However, you also want to be fully prepared just in case your worst fears are realized! So how does one solve this ...
By: BudgetBugout

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Sat, 6 Jul 2013 22:03:32 PDT
How to filter and purify water dreame95 If during an apocalypse or lost and your stranded for a few days there's two important things you need to remember when it comes to not having any water to drink and that is; DON'T eat because in order to digest food properly you need water, lots of it. DON'T drink any suspected contaminated, disc...
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Sun, 16 Jun 2013 18:54:37 PDT
Paracord bracelet with side release buckle... EASY ParacordGuru Paracord Bracelets are one of the coolest things on the planet. Paracord comes in hundreds of colors/patterns, has thousands of uses, and supplies and endless amount of fun for those who know how to make them! Don't know how to make them yet? You've come to the right place. Please send me an email i...
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Sat, 15 Jun 2013 18:30:53 PDT
My Everyday Carry [EDC] 1.0 BudgetBugout My co-workers often ask me what all I carry on my person.  This is because I have developed a reputation for always being prepared.  :)  However, I'd rather not empty out all of my pockets at work so I figured I'd upload it on the internet for those who are interested. Although my wife thinks of my...
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Mon, 27 May 2013 12:11:40 PDT
Ranger Bead Counter Shoulder Strap soul_eater This is a idea to a ranger Bead Counter attached to my maxpedition Sitka shoulder strap, but can be attached any backpack, also glows in the dark you can find the beads in amazon. The bead Counter it's a military sistemas to keep the trak of the distance walked, every bead you pull it down every 60...
By: soul_eater

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Sun, 26 May 2013 13:21:12 PDT
Recycled peanut butter tactical knife drop DootMadskills This is the same Idea as the peanut butter leg drop I made for a handgun. This is a very simple project regardless of what you attach to it that is why I left it strapless and made to fit my specific knife holster. What I am trying to get across is the use of recycled plastic and old fabric. Customi...
By: DootMadskills

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Wed, 22 May 2013 07:25:57 PDT
Fun extentable baton wrap DootMadskills Fun wrap
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Tue, 21 May 2013 22:28:18 PDT
Survival Sewing For Surgeons & Veterinarians bricobart Lost my button. Broke my only needle. Needed to fix. Made one. Needs: - a needle (the bigger the better - a big haveto in your survival kit) - a file (the Leatherman's version will do the job) Howdo: - file a hole in the top of the needle - remove the plastic with some fire - clean it up - insert ...
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Wed, 8 May 2013 08:10:27 PDT
Pill Survival Kit csimpkins2 This is my pill survivall kit. This kit will provide your basic needs in a survival situation. All you need is: A flint and steel A knife A fishing Float Some cotton wool 2 fishing hooks Garden wire (can be strip and used as snare wire) Antiseptic Wipes Some plasters or band aids Paracord 2 water pu...
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Sat, 20 Apr 2013 13:42:45 PDT
Paracord/crampon hack chokapi Okay, I should have known better. I bought a pair of Hillsound-style trail crampons on ebay for $12. Now, I didn't traipse off into the Cats with them. I don't live-test much gear. So, I went, instead, to the wilds of Prospect Park, in my neighborhood in Brooklyn. When I got there, I put them on and...
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Tue, 26 Mar 2013 11:57:45 PDT
horseshoe fungi lamp oscar sheep A great addition to a survival kit. The four things that you need are a knife,an oven,a piece of horseshoe fungus,and 2 or 3 tea candles.                                                                                                                                                                  ...
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Fri, 11 Jan 2013 08:29:08 PST
Transformation broken knife( kitchen survival ) Vitizop stone falls off the knife in the kitchen smaller, but the edge of perfection angle grinder to cut out the unnecessary parts sanded and finished received after deadline, at the beginning of the knife bottle opener
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Mon, 7 Jan 2013 11:54:59 PST
Emergency Flashlight Toolkit dimdiode I have been debating with myself for quite a while, trying to decide whether or not to enter this Design Competition.  The nub of my indecision is right there in the title, it doesn't say 'Design and Make,'   it specifically just says 'Design.'   Now, the thing is, making anything at all involves a ...
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Thu, 6 Dec 2012 08:02:39 PST
8 Hour Mini Recycled Survival Candles in 10 steps! redbadger132 8 Hour Mini Recycled Survival Candles This Instructable will show you how to make 8 hour survival candles out of everyday items. These candles can be made for next to nothing, bring light in dark times, and bring warmth to you and your family when survival situation takes place. Just follow the fol...
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Mon, 12 Nov 2012 19:18:26 PST
The EVERYDAY Altoids survival kit. will3675 One day zombies will rise and rule the world and that will be the time for most of the survival kits but during the times where you are more likely to rip your pants than smash a zombie brain, or being stranded on a island this might be the best tin for you. Everything in here can be used for everyd...
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Sun, 11 Nov 2012 13:59:43 PST
Ultimate Survival Kit daywee This survival kit composes of a backpack, extreme survival book, fire extinguisher, flashlight, extra batteries, pliers, multi-tool, soup, aspirin, water, money, cup (guys only), tampon (girls only), phone, pencil, paper, knife, gas mask, scissors, rope, gaming device, hand sanitizer, tissues, candl...
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Wed, 31 Oct 2012 17:35:44 PDT
What time is it? Survival Time! Lucky7x7 Hello all  this is my  "Worst case scenario" Grab and go set-up.    3- .22lr firearms-  Mossburg 702 rifle , youth Cricket rifle, and Jennings P22 pistol  2- air powered weapons- Beretta 1911 Co2 pistol, Crosman 66 Powermaster (Manual pump)  1- 20lbs draw weight re curve bow  10- Co2 Cartridges  4- ...
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Sun, 28 Oct 2012 12:57:17 PDT
Survival Gear marquino28 Here are few things that i have that i would consider having in case of any survival circumstances. We might be facing a power loss for many days and or maybe weather related catastrophes who knows what lays ahead of us we have to be prepared for any situation. Some gear are just to keep us sane in ...
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Sun, 21 Oct 2012 19:12:33 PDT
ultimate survival kit for camping donovan2themax5 its all in a nice small fanny pack so its with you all the time
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Sun, 21 Oct 2012 16:12:56 PDT
PREPPING? GET FREE USEFUL STUFF for your workshop, EDC, tool box, etc.... jawasan                                                                    Hello crew, thanks for stopping in!        Here is a tip for getting some small, yet useful items for FREE from a place you more than likely have visited anyhow. One caveat, the FREE item is with the purchase of something....for exa...
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Tue, 9 Oct 2012 07:59:53 PDT
Survival Life Gear Flash Light BlowinStuffUp The flash light I keep in my bag just in case. The things you'll need. x1 Life gear Flashlight x1 Clothes Pin(Just in case really) 5 yards of paracord 3 AA batteries for the flash light  I'm thankful I've never had to use it. You might want to add your own items because I just threw these items toge...
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Sat, 6 Oct 2012 21:23:58 PDT
Compact Survival Kit - 78 Pieces! vandalex So after looking at numerous Altoid and other mini survival kits, I got the itch to make one of my own.  One thing that seems to be prevalent is how bare minimum the contents usually are in order to not waste valuable space in the kits, but i think using the most compact kit possible is a waste of v...
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Fri, 28 Sep 2012 02:01:21 PDT
Car Emergency Kit RCS82 I decided, after speaking with some friends about BOBs and survival, that I should probably have an emergency kit in my car, as I travel on a sparsely populated section of highway that can get snowed in in the winter. This is what I came up with. It will be evolving as the need requires. The benefit...
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Tue, 25 Sep 2012 10:34:07 PDT
office survival knife from pc power supply border Vitizop office survival knife from pc power supply border
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Thu, 28 Jun 2012 00:28:03 PDT
Solar Cooking With A Cardboard Oven 2.0! Creativeman Recently, I became interested in solar cooking for several reasons.  It is a fascinating subject, and to satisfy my curiosity, I decided to make a solar oven (or two).  This picture series, and video shows my efforts in constructing and using a "mini-solar oven".  I had made a larger oven (see: http...
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Sun, 24 Jun 2012 17:23:31 PDT
Home made ghillie suit (Head only) so far..... DootMadskills This is the the Head only and gloves. the pants and jacket are an entire different project. Everything was hand stitched and the boot cover idea is from cutting all of the pockets and buttons out of the BDU pants and shirt to recycle the weight. With many spare buttons. The colors and style work gre...
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Sat, 2 Jun 2012 09:11:04 PDT
Hiking/Survival Lanyard Mountainmistress Simple little lanyard that I ware when hiking, made of 550 paracord. Contains: 1. Survival whistle (whistle, compass, thermometer, LED flashlight, magnifying glass, and signal mirror) 2. Magnesium and flint 3. lighter 4. Folding knife on quick release 5. Altoids Smalls mini kit (held by silicon...
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Thu, 24 May 2012 19:25:40 PDT
Paracord Belt w/ Carabiner Buckle time2getill disclaimer:  the belt was made following the instructions in this link: This Rig: 5ft - 2x4 or another object with sufficient length for the belt you're assembling C-clamps (minimum 1.5in) wire hanger bent to hold non-buckle end of...
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Thu, 24 May 2012 11:01:29 PDT
How to make a Survival Knife from a chain and hand pruners (welding) Vitizop How to make a Survival Knife from a chain and hand pruners 1. fix with nail 2. welding (danger!!!  caught fire on board!!!) plans: - grinding - corrosion protection (acid?) - Draining the handle (resin?) - paracord cover
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Sun, 13 May 2012 13:38:28 PDT
Survival Kit Mahmoud Alaa This is what you should have when you camp  small folding knife small box of matches Compass saw flash light  Thermometer metal clib
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Sat, 12 May 2012 05:11:24 PDT
EOS compact survival kit jtsheehanigans World's Smallest Survival Kit™ made by EOS Contents: 22 items - 1.5 ounces 1 LED flashlight *15 hrs burn time 1 ferrocerium rod *500+ fires 1 razor blade 1 military snare wire 2 safety pins 1 matchbook 1 button compass 2 small fish hooks 1 large fish hook 2 fishing weights...
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Tue, 13 Mar 2012 11:45:37 PDT
Making a Z.I.S.K (Zombie invasion survival kit) amandaggogo This is a quick little gift I came up with for a friend's birthday, it was a hit with him and the others there so I thought I would share. :0) I included a survival/First Aid kit which you can find here. Bandanna A notepad an...
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Sat, 25 Feb 2012 16:06:49 PST
using USED COOKING OIL for survival candles aworkofbart Once we all used to throw away USED COOKING OIL, but now the word is spreading that it's a good source of fuel.  Since the last good old-fashioned ARKANSAS ice storm I lived through, I have been experimenting to find an easy way to reuse the stuff for candles and heat so that I can prepare for the n...
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Tue, 21 Feb 2012 10:01:02 PST
My Altoids Tin Survival Kits backelskin89 My Altoids Survival Tin Components: 1.Condom- can be used for water storage or its intended purpose. 2.Silver coin- used for currency/bartering wtshtf. 3.Gauze- used for minor injuries like cuts or scrapes to stop infections. 4.Goody's powder- used to treat illnesses. 5.Alcohol prep pad-used to cle...
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Mon, 13 Feb 2012 13:19:58 PST
Best Portable Survival Kit kuz1198 You Will Need 1 Knife or multi tool for cutting things several bandaidsfor small cuts or scrapes some cash if your near a store you can buy food rubber bands or similar for holding things together  wound compressions for larger wounds or gashs tweezers for removing shrapnel or lodged items small scr...
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Fri, 27 Jan 2012 20:44:08 PST
Wilderness Survival Kit WildWalkerCT Here are a few tips on surviving in the wilderness. If you are lost, DO NOT go far from where you are. If you have means to start a fire, you should only go about 30-40 feet and you should make sure you have A TON of wood because you probably would not want to tromp around in the woods 40 feet from ...
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Tue, 6 Dec 2011 16:16:12 PST
Pocket Size Survival Kit freeza36 This is a survival kit made from an Altoids tin. I decided to find the best components from the other instructables and some of my own and combine them into my own. It Contains: -5 strike anywhere matches (not shown)  -a Swiss Army knife -Fishing line (wrapped around a pen cap -2 fishing lures -a f...
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Sun, 13 Nov 2011 17:37:35 PST