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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 09-03-2013, 03:41 PM
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Old 09-04-2013, 07:20 AM
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Lowest cost DIY: modify an Old Hickory and cut down the blade to suit.

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Old 09-04-2013, 11:26 PM
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Old 09-05-2013, 06:35 AM
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Old 09-05-2013, 01:34 PM
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Old 09-05-2013, 03:03 PM
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Old 09-14-2013, 02:28 AM
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Old 09-15-2013, 10:14 PM
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Old 09-16-2013, 07:29 PM
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Old 09-21-2013, 05:49 PM
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I have a lot of knives, probably more than I need but many are special purpose.

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