I do quite often
I get crated items where have to cut through the corners to remove it from the crate
I also cut boxes to different sizes,
if I cant cut cardboard with it, I am not carrying it,
then the knife is just a shelf display piece
been in Freight for 30 years cutting cardboard...
First came across wrangler outdoor series at target
After trying 1 pair i went back and bought every style and color i could find
my 8 yr old has had a SAK for about 2 years
have rules for when/how to use/handle it, I enforce the rules,
aside from safety rules, also have...
when backpacking and fishing I either bring my ice fishing jigging pole
or small 2 piece kids pole strapped to side of my pack,
a good small reel...
I have katadyn hiker pro
About size weight of a soda can
I fill 2l bladder without a problem
Mine is about 15 yrs old and still works...
Better than insurance i would say get a subscription to 2 way messaging service
Allows you to message family and friends for assistance without...
as for insurance
read the fine print carefully,
most plans are for international travel,
in US SAR is free, very limited instances do they charge...
Around here in NY once I am in outskirts of towns I lose signal, and rarely have any signal once on the trails
Adirondacks has large sections that...
Yes i got it today
Had to do the same
Close and clear cache/cookies
Get it on occasion on this site
I have tried to move away from battery powered lights and switched to solar powered,
I have luci lights everywhere
in both cars sitting on the...
Have to give my 18 yr old niece credit on ethics
Last week she found a bag from sephora with $160 of new cosmetics in it. Receipt and all. Niece...
I dont know about surplus but theres a few re-enactors outfitters yo can look up
The Regimental Quartermaster
49 Steinwehr Avenue
Dickies and smiths make decent outdoor yet professional looking pants
Also i like wrangler outdoor series pants,
I have to give my cubscouts credit
Our scout camp is a breeding ground for wolf piders
While harmless any spider the size of your palm is a scary...
I rarely use a fry pan
anything you can cook in a Pan can be done in a pot,
yet many things cooked in a pot doesn't work in a pan
majority of my...
while I agree we have much better choices available today,
but good to know alternatives for various reasons,
many of us already have a tarp and...
I occasionally use a coleman sport cat heater,
about 4 hrs on high but on low, it can last +10 hrs
your heater should have a hi/lo and not just 1...
wool blankets in the 1800's were very expensive and a luxury, not a common item among cowboys and frontiersmen,
most made do with cheaper stuffings
Can use cattail year round
Just spring shoots are most tender
Rest of season they get woody still edible in winter just not pleasant