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LiL' bunny fufu
07-09-2007, 11:29 AM
if u ar a member please put your user name then we all no each other and if u are a new member please put NM after ur rate

and rate ur self 1-10 on ur survival skills
me 6 NM

Sarge47
07-09-2007, 12:18 PM
Not sure, I scored 100% on the quiz hosted by this site so I'll say 8 to 9 NM; always have more to learn!

owl_girl
07-09-2007, 01:19 PM
Well I can start a fire with true flint and steel or with a magnifying glass, Iíve built a wigwam, and I know a bit about herbal medicine and what plants I can eat. But my biggest down side is Iíve never gutted an animal and Iím kind of squeamish about it. I really donít want to but Iíd do it if I had to. I know its something I need to know in order to survive. I have watched my papa/grandpa gut fish many times so I could probably figure that one out. When I first came to this forum I was probably a 4 now Iím probably a 5 1/2

Go_army2
07-09-2007, 01:21 PM
i can start a fire with flint and steel but sadly i hardly know anything so i rate my self as 1-3 probably :) but oh yea i did skin a deer hide and im starting to make some leather out or it so yea but that does not mean much :)

spiritman
07-09-2007, 02:27 PM
I know I can survive on my own, and have done it for short periods of time however I don't know a lot about plants so I'm probably only 7-8 with tons to learn.

man.vs.wild
07-09-2007, 04:08 PM
5-6 *NM*
you can never know everything theres always more to learn

FVR
07-09-2007, 07:05 PM
I am prof. at starting fires with flint / steel and mag. glass. Have no problem killing, skinning, cooking game. Tan my own hides, make my own clothes. Shelters are no problem. Know some veg. that I can eat. You can come across me in the early bow season chasing the deer and hogs away from my fav. musc. and berry bushes.

My fav. plant is the ever useful cattail.

In some circles I am considered a good woodsman, in others I feel like a greenhorn.

I've spent time in the jungles, in the high mnts., in the desert, and in the cold snow. Hung off the sides of mountains and crossed ragging rivers on a home made rope bridge. I've made many mistakes and been lucky.

I humbly rate myself a 5.

RobertRogers
07-09-2007, 07:10 PM
I'd say I am an 8 because I have pretty much lived in the wild most of my life in the rural mountains.

Tony uk
07-11-2007, 11:18 AM
One sec while i take the test *takes test......*

95% i got

6-7, Maby

sh4d0wm4573ri7
10-12-2007, 09:27 PM
hmmm 6-7 maybe been practicin since about age 12 no expert but I will say ,, have done sum thangs lol, always more to learn

carcajou garou
10-12-2007, 10:11 PM
Been many place and in many different situation, the more I learn/experience the more I realise that I have a way to go. So hopefully 5 climbing to 6

carcajou garou
10-12-2007, 10:55 PM
Took the quiz, apparently scored 105% is that possible?????

hello15944
10-12-2007, 11:43 PM
have camped and hunted and fished but other than that most of the things i know is just from reading so i rate myself as 1-2 nm

FVR
10-13-2007, 09:39 AM
LOL.

Quizzes don't mean ****.

Chris
10-13-2007, 09:45 AM
Took the quiz, apparently scored 105% is that possible?????
To give people a little leeway the quiz is 21 questions but I (erm I mean Sergeant Safari) only score it as if it was out of 20, so 105% is possible.

wareagle69
10-13-2007, 10:01 AM
well i have survived childhood mean sisters survived catholic school survived the army and the rangers survived thru a carer in bullriding, mostly survived a 7 fight career in the cage survived my first marriage and can still type so i guess i'm at 105% also.

Baxter
10-14-2007, 02:17 AM
i think of myself as a 5 or 6. probably closer to a 5, need to learn more about wild edibles. only really confident with identifying 4 or 5 plants.

Fog_Harbor
10-14-2007, 04:39 PM
How about 50/50? I'm of the mind that regardless of your skills, you got just as much a chance of dying in a true survival situation as you do getting through it....

Strider
10-14-2007, 06:05 PM
I think I'm about a 3-4... I know a bit about herbs and herbal medicine and have familiarized myself with at least 30 types for all the different regions. I can make a fire with flint, though not really fast, I've been on several personal "trips" into the wilderness and haven't gotten lost or anything... oh, and I don't use any of the new technology around. I take matches, not a lighter, I usually don't bring much food, just water tabs, and a use a compass... (no gps...)
I dunno... compared to more than half of the ppl on this forum, I don't know much. Just the basics.

Sarge47
10-14-2007, 07:01 PM
... oh, and I don't use any of the new technology around. I take matches, not a lighter, I usually don't bring much food, just water tabs, and a use a compass... (no gps...)

What's wrong with a lighter...Strider? (Sorry, to good to pass up.) Even the renowned Les Stroud takes a lighter with him on his real forays.:confused:

pilgrim
10-14-2007, 07:33 PM
I could survive if i had to, but i have tons to learn.

lumpy
10-15-2007, 10:10 AM
Interesting.
Comparing myself against the general population,I'd give myself a 9.Comparing myself against other wolfpack members,I'd rate myself a 1.You guys rock!

U.KMarine-Red4
10-16-2007, 01:36 PM
8/9 skills, nm