Introduction: Watertight Compact Survival Kit
Learn how to make an easy and lightweight survival kit that is easy to fit in a car, pack in a bag, or have ready to grab in case of an emergency (that you needed to leave your house)
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Step 1: Gather Materials!
These are the things I put in but feel free to add/ take out anything you think you might not need. Here's a list of things I put in.
-Waterproof Matches (or a lighter)
-Paracord (10-25 ft recommended)
-Cheese spread (I took mine from an MRE)(Other food that can be left for a long time could go here)
-Water treatment tablets
-Emergency Blanket & Whistle
-Bright Poncho & Small flashlight
-Knife or a multitool
-Watertight container (I used a Nalgene water bottle)
Step 2: Start Packing!
First, you will want to pack the blanket and poncho in the bottom of the bottle
Step 3: Next
Now, you will want to add the water purification tablets duck tape roll and whistle
Step 4: On Top of That...
On top of that, you will want to put the matchbox, flashlight, and multi tool
Step 5: And on Top of That...
On top of that, you will want to put cheese spread or peanut butter (in the pictures).
Step 6: And on Top of That Stuff Your Paracord
last you can stuff the paracord in the remaining space, keeping everything in place.
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Brave the Elements 2016