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After being on social media now for a few months I figured It was time to show you why you should be subscribed to my channel and my blog.
No food, no shelter, no sleeping bag, no cordage, no containers, just the clothes on my back the knowledge in my head and my shovel to last 4 days in the woods alone,
Real survival I think every perspective teacher of this subject should experience.
I intend on leading by example and will never class myself as an expert because there is always something new to learn.
Come with me as is show you one of the best natural materials for making natural cordage. At the end I will do a strength test on the cordage I have just made.
Here are some pictures of some Dog bane in winter note the redish brown colour.
You can really see the redish brown colour in this picture
Note how the alot of the branches grow at 90 degrees from each other
Note the drooping leaves in the top left of the picture
The centre of the shaft is hollow apart from a little bit of a pith on the out side. This one doesn’t look it because I had put it into the snow while I was looking for more and it’s filled with ice.
As you all know I was ment to go out in to the bush this weekend with the rat. Unfortunately I had to abort the mission after this happened. Lol
Things to remember
- Always carry food and water in your vehicle;
- Always carry a shovel;
- Always have a tow kit with tow strop, reflective gear and flash light;
- Have a way to re inflate tires (air in a can, compressor etc)
- Carry blankets, extra warm gear and water proof gear, a tarp and gloves;
- Keep Those old car matts in the trunk, they can come in handy. Iven winter a bag of salt or sand is also a good back up for extra grip;
- Keep your fuel tank topped up;
- First aid kit and training;
- Know how to signal for help if you cannot use your cell phone;
- Tow company coverage;
- Knowledge in basic self recovery weighs nothing;
- A way to heat and cook food and boil water;
- As with any trip always tell someone where you are going and the route you plan to take.
Hopefully this is helpful to you all and keeps you safe out there. Things like this can happen to anyone and everyone so Make sure you are prepared.
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keep an eye out for this weekends adventure video.
The back pack featured in this video can be found here;
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some things to remember;
buy a hard wearing backpack that’s sized for your dog
never load your dog more than 10-12% of its body weight
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The knives In order of appearance;
click each one to find out more apart from my home made knives just message me if you have any questions the link on number 6 will take you to see it being forged.
Muela Ruco survival knife
Schrade SCHF38 Frontier
NE knives number 6
NE knives number 2
Swiss army climber
Honorable mentions in the video
Dave canterbury, material reduction knife build;
Felix Immler, Swiss army knife skills;
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This glue can also be used to;
make birch bark containers and canoes water tight;
stick arrow heads to shafts;
patch holes in fiberglass/kevlar canoes;
makes a great fire starter as you saw in the video lol;
and as I find them I ll list some more uses.
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Apologies for the little rant, we love going into the woods, so we should do our best to look after them.
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