I was reading an article on Ferocium rods. Peaked my interest so pulled out all I had and took a closer look at them. Then went and tested them in the south 40vat the cottage. Interesting results. The strikers well kinda dissapointing some good… Continue Reading “Watch “Is a ferro rod a ferro rod – or are they different.” on YouTube”
Always good to practice some very basic bushcraft knife skills. Any basic whittling will improve your skills. Be safe first of course. These 2 tasks help your featgering and knife hadling skills. More to come. Good safe knife practices are always a survival skill… Continue Reading “Watch “Practicing basic knife skills – getting used to my knife, safety and good practice. starter skills.” on YouTube”
Here you go Campers. #6 on the 10 C`s of survival list. Candle light.Something you should have for those unexpected overnights. There are many different kinds of “Candle light” to choose from. From the obvious candle to the fanciest headlamp. Just make sure it… Continue Reading “Watch “Candle light – # 6 on the 10 C’s of survival list” on YouTube”
Often overlooked for its importance on the list. Its a multi-tasker and must have.
Often overlooked for its importance. #3 on the list is a must have to keep you oit of the element’s in a unplaned situation
I was going through some of my goodies for camping and was adding a “find me tag” to a couple of my cutting tools and got thinking about the 10 C’s of Survivability list….AGAIN. I was thinking about the 550 I use for the… Continue Reading “Watch “CORDAGE – #5 on the 10 C’s LIST – Bank line, its new to me.” on YouTube”
Living in Minnesota winters is challeging enough. Being caught out there on the road in an emergency…this could save you from an uncomfotable ending. You may just want to consider having one in the glove box……..just in case. Check it out The Novice Survivalist
This turned out to be quite a challenge. Something I had never thought about. Basically it was list your 3 Top outdoor brand names. Here is my answer to them. It was really difficult. I landed up going to the 10 Cc,s list and… Continue Reading “I GOT TAGGED ON THE TUBE”
I have owned this T hawk for almost 4 years. Initially bought it for camping in California. The first time I used it was disappointing. But now having done some research in the past week or 2 I finally sharpened it. What a difference.… Continue Reading “CRTK Woods Chogan T-Hawk.”
Been doing some research to help with camping chores. This guy will certainly do the trick. COLD STEEL Trail Boss small forrest axe. A thing of beauty. Got to figure out the whole axe skills thing now. Joy.