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Old 07-04-2008, 05:00 PM
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The most important survial essential is the one you leave at home. You can't buy it at a store. Yo NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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There are certainly things outside the kit that are very important. Though let's continue to focus NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Eschewing philosophical debates, here are the survival items most of which I carry separately from m NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Been going through my pack and pulled my "Survival kit" out to make sure everything was fr NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here

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My kit is a walmart brand tang container fitted into an IMUSA cup (perfect fit, actually). This is s NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Great thread. Thank you for all the suggestions and check list. This subject can as diverse as each NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 02-18-2009, 01:32 PM
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In addition to some of the things listed above that are in my pack I wear a string around my neck wi NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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