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Water tablets

On the subject of water purification, lets look at water purification tablets. You have 3 days accordingly to the rule of 3’s. (previous post) So, you have 3 days to find a clean water source. For me, boiling is the … Continue reading

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Hot water

Boiling water is the most effective way to purify water due to biological contaminants. Getting sick at home from contaminated water, near medical help, may just be a nuisance. Out in the wild is another consideration. Dehydration is a huge … Continue reading

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Raspberry cobbler

Every summer I look forward to the harvesting of fresh berries, typically blackberries. Living in an urban setting, they are usually easily found on public land where my only competition is the birds. Being now in a more country setting, … Continue reading

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Learning how to fish

With the variety of fish out there to catch, its hard to be an expert at all of them. Weather your a beginner or a seasoned angler, there’s always room for improvement. About 2 weeks ago, I went trout fishing … Continue reading

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Switching bait

For bass fishing, one thing is a must, at least in my book. That’s having more than one pole. As if fishing isn’t already expensive enough already. If your like me, you have poles for every kind of fishing known … Continue reading

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So you want a crosscut saw

So, you want a crosscut saw….. You probably don’t know what your getting yourself into. Let me impart the lessons I’ve learned. First, what do you intend to do with it? (A) display it as art / a wall hangerĀ  … Continue reading

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Winter camping

I like to test my gear in the back yard, but what good is having the equipment just to pack it away and never use it. It is easy enough to be a fair weather outdoorsman and wait for perfect … Continue reading

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