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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 01-23-2012, 09:27 AM
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You have to use pure cotton balls (some are made with synthetics). A dab of Vaseline on thumb and fo NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 01-24-2012, 06:26 AM
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Mmm.. seems lighter to carry and fast! Next week i'll tryNOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 01-24-2012, 10:32 AM
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Char cloth is great for flint and steel fire reenactment, but in a pinch vaseline/cotton is much bet NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 01-24-2012, 11:58 AM
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Charcloth does catch a spark well, but usually doesn't flare, instead it burns slowly. The way I alw NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 01-24-2012, 02:35 PM
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I use a 1 qt paint can from which the paint has been burned off, and old plaid flannel shirts, which NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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