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    I agree with Hunter63; no matter what your sex or...

    I agree with Hunter63; no matter what your sex or what time of the month if you are running you look like prey to any predator.
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    In reference to the utility of a saw-back blade I...

    In reference to the utility of a saw-back blade I read somewhere that some military knives were equipped with saw teeth so that they could be used to hack through the aluminum skin of an aircraft...
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    When deciding on the contents of a "survival" kit...

    When deciding on the contents of a "survival" kit for a wilderness setting I like to visualize a tree with 3 main branches that you can label "Fire", "Water", and "Shelter". These are accepted...
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    As far as electing a leader, if either Cody Lund...

    As far as electing a leader, if either Cody Lund or Les Stroud are on board they get my vote. If Bear Gryllis is there HE'S the one we send across the desert, up the mountain, across the glacier and...
  5. Thread: Grey Man

    by DTRobers
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    I see both sides of the philosophy and agree with...

    I see both sides of the philosophy and agree with kyratshooter that timing and situation are of max importance. In the wild, all animals know that it is preferable to intimidate rather than to...
  6. Geez, tree vipers? And I usually worry about...

    Geez, tree vipers? And I usually worry about ticks and mosquitos. Guess I'll stay out of the rainforest!
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    Welcome David. I am a noob myself and can assure...

    Welcome David. I am a noob myself and can assure you that this site is full of interesting information and friendly to those of us seeking it. Sometimes I hear that "It aint wilderness unless...
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    Hi BearSprayer. I am another newcomer to this...

    Hi BearSprayer. I am another newcomer to this site and know much less than the other posters on this and any other threads. But when you have a few more years on your bones you will learn that it...
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    I think that Rick has a valid point. Nowadays...

    I think that Rick has a valid point. Nowadays many toy guns, in addition to the red barrel tip, are molded from brightly colored plastic. There are two types of force employed against an assailant...
  10. Thread: Savage 24

    by DTRobers
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    Back in highschool days I used an m-24 .22lr over...

    Back in highschool days I used an m-24 .22lr over .410 that belonged to a friend for squirrel hunting. Iron sights, one shot with the .22 and the .410 barrel as follow-up was the rule. A great...
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    Hello To The Community!

    Just wanted to say hello to the Wilderness Survival community. I am a 60+ year old "armchair" enthusiast, not really been out in the wild overnight since I was in my 20s. Back in those days I did...
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