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Old 09-14-2009, 11:35 AM
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Old 09-14-2009, 05:20 PM
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if you're going to keep condoms for water storage, be sure to get unlubricated. the lubricant is foo NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 09-16-2009, 10:27 AM
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Old 09-16-2009, 04:30 PM
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Old 09-16-2009, 06:01 PM
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out of curiosity, what are the weights of our various survival kits/packs?

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Old 09-16-2009, 11:41 PM
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That Marine corp poncho must be really lite-weight.

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Old 09-17-2009, 02:00 PM
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The niftiest thing I have in my survival kit is a little plastic-disk compass. It's designed to flo NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 09-17-2009, 03:42 PM
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haclil- neat. gross, but neat. i'll stick with my silva map compass though.


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Old 09-17-2009, 04:37 PM
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In my hunting pack I have one of those Swiss Alpenflage ponchos; Very durable very very waterproof b NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 09-17-2009, 07:02 PM
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