S.I Survival Kit

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Step 1: Supplies

This is an excellent survival kit which can be easily made for multiple people and with the right knowledge could save lives. 1.) an altoids tin 2.) flint 3.) gasoline 4.) styrofoam 5.) glass jar 6.) para cord 7.) lint 8.) small dry bag 9.) 3 inch long pocket knife 10.) compass

Step 2: Creating the Basic Tools and Using Them

The first tool we make is a fire starter, this is very important to use because this special combo can burn on one ounce for 10 min. What you will need is the gasoline, styrofoam, and the glass jar. First fill the jar most of the way with the gasoline, then put the styrofoam into the jar, keep putting pieces into the jar until the gasoline has the consistency of jello, and you have a long lasting fire starter. The second tool is the fire starter, this consists of only flint and a knife. Use the blade of the knife and run it quickly across the flint until sparks appear.

Step 3: The Whole Sha-Bang

To complete the S.I Survival Kit, you must make the most vital part of it, the altoids survival tin. What goes into this tin is the para cord, the flint, the lint, and the compass. When the tin is compete, close the lid, put it into the dry bag, then close the lid the jar and put it into the bag, use the dry bag to keep your fire starting equipment dry and if you kill any animals, keep the cooked meat in the bag.

Step 4: Getting Food

Mammals Mammals are excellent protein sources and, for Americans, the most tasty food source. There are some drawbacks to obtaining mammals. In a hostile environment, the enemy may detect any traps or snares placed on land. The amount of injury an animal can inflict is in direct propor- tion to its size. All mammals have teeth and nearly all will bite in self-defense. Even a squirrel can inflict a serious wound and any bite presents a serious risk of infection. Also, a mother can be extremely aggressive in defense of her young. Any animal with no route of escape will fight when cornered. All mammals are edible; however, the polar bear and bearded seal have toxic levels of vitamin A in their livers. The platypus, native to Australia and Tasmania, is an egg-laying, semiaquatic mammal that has poisonous glands. Scavenging mammals, such as the opossum, may carry diseases.

Step 5: Good Luck

Hopefully if you payed attention then you may be able to survive the wilderness, just don't you forget your survival kit.

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    BankruptTwo5

    6 years ago

    @Raine-K only children need pictures to read.

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    BankruptTwo5

    6 years ago

    My Boy Scout troop issues them to each scout, I designed the kit. I merely put S.I to get some other organizations to issue it also.

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    Ranie-K

    6 years ago on Introduction

    Did you build this? Please show your own pictures of the finished kit.

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    camohat

    6 years ago on Introduction

    I hope that "S.I" does not mean Standard Issue. What does it mean? If it is S.I. who issues it?