Build the Perfect Survival Kit: Custom Kits for Adventure, Sport, Travel
An emergency can arise anytime. Now everyone from the average commuter to the risk-taking sportsman can benefit from these just-in-case kits that may just save a life. Build the Perfect Survival Kit offers a number of kits, from very basic pocket-sized ones with just the essentials to elaborate ones designed for weeks of surviving in the wilderness. The book advocates careful advance planning and building a personalized kit specifically tailored to each outing or possible emergency that may be encountered. Readers will learn about the eight categories of gear: Fire and Light, Signaling, Water and Food, Shelter and Protection, Knives and Tools, Multi-purpose Items and Miscellaneous Items, and what to pack into a kit for their pocket, glove box, four-wheeler, trunk, small plane, backpack, and more. ·Each kit is described with a list of components, a picture of the finished product, and a discussion of each component and its value ·Gives instructions on how to use each component ·Not just for hardcore outdoorsmen – this is valuable information for anyone who drives a car, walks in the woods, etc.
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AAA batteries alcohol prep pads Altoids aluminum foil author’s basic batteries belt pouch blade bottom Camelbak camp stores Campmor candle carry Chapter components container cotton balls duct tape emergency poncho Esbit extra fanny pack feet FIRE & LIGHT Firestarter first-aid fishing line fixed-blade knife flashlight flint folding Fresnel magnifier inch thick inches high inches long inches wide inside KNIVES & TOOLS lanyard large kits Manufacturer military mini kits mini survival kit Mini-Match multi-purpose Nalgene navigation needles nylon orienteering compass P.O. Box package parachute cord personal survival Phone pocket Potable Aqua provides purification Sewing needles SHELTER & PROTECTION signal mirror Skyblazer small survival snare wire split shot StarFlash stove striker strobe survival blanket survival kits survival knife Survival Rifle survival situation Suunto tablets Tinder-Quick Fire Tabs various vehicle vial Victorinox WATER & FOOD waterproof pouch whistle zip-lock bags