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Review: Peter Kummerfeldt’s ‘A Better Way to Build a Fire’

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The ability build a fire under survival conditions may save your life. The inability may cost your life! by Leon Pantenburg I met Peter Kummerfeldt several years ago at the Deschutes County Sportsmans Show, in Redmond, OR after I dropped in during his “Myths of Survival” presentation. The ability to build a warming campfire, under extreme conditions, could save your life.…

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This Altoids Tin Survival kit weighs about what an iPod does, and contains many basic survival items.

Make an Altoids Tin Survival Kit

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An Altoids tin survival kit is by no means all you should carry for survival!!! But you need to have something in your pockets, in the event you are separated from your gear, or are in an area where carrying your complete setup is impractical.

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What tools go in a hollow-handle survival knife?

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I don’t like hollow handle knives. But suppose you do. Specifically, what survival items are so important that they should be included as part of the knife?

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Peter Kummerfeldt: Three Words That Can Lead to Disaster

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How many times have you said to yourself or have heard others say, “I am just………” as in “I’m just going to walk up the ridge and see if I can see a deer,” or “I’m just going to be out for fifteen minutes”? This sentiment can cause a survival situation, and here is how you can avoid that.

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