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Bushcraft & Primitive Wilderness Skills The Bushcraft & Primitive Wilderness Skills forum is for discussion (on-site content) that directly relates to ancient and/or primitive style bushcraft/wilderness skills (e.g. firecraft, foraging, natural material construction, modern/primitive tools, long-term wilderness survival,...).


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Old 07-13-2011, 12:13 AM
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Old 08-24-2011, 08:55 AM
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Most used "tool" - I carry a folding knife with a 4" half-serrated blade on it. Whil NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 08-24-2011, 10:36 AM
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My favorite tool/weapon in the generic sense is a husky knife. The only time I am without a knife is NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here

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Old 12-02-2011, 08:57 PM
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Lots of great choices and excellent responses.

By far the best tool is between the e NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 12-04-2011, 09:26 AM
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Benwaller Benwaller is offline
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Knife update.

I am a big fan of the Ka-bar USMC and Cutlass machete as practical woods NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 12-04-2011, 10:02 AM
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There were/are three military knives of roughly the same size.

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Old 12-04-2011, 06:44 PM
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Yep, Ralph, the blade profile is pretty much perfect for most general tasks; it's that profile tha NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 12-17-2011, 10:40 AM
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Well I'm a gear nut and I would have a hard time picking just one, (potato chip syndrome). If I had NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 06-09-2012, 03:14 PM
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A small folding shovel (actually telescoping) I came by has turned into the best and most used tool NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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