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How to Manufacture a Bow Drill (Video)

How to Manufacture a Bow Drill (Video)

Given that these days you can get a paracord bracelet that has a fire rod incorporated into the design for less than $10, I don’t usually write much about primitive friction fire techniques.  However, knowing how to start a fire from only the material in the wilderness is a valuable knowledge and a skill that is worth developing, even with the market full of survival fire starting devices. You simply don’t know when you will need to survive, and you can’t guarantee that you will have your gear with you, or that it will last forever and work properly.  Of […]

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How to Open a Can With a Spoon

How to Open a Can With a Spoon

Canned food is some of the most common survival food there is, but there is one crucial tool you need: a can opener. So what if you don’t have one, or yours breaks when you need it the most? This amazing trick could literally save your life one day: you can actually open a can with a spoon. Check it out! This is one of the coolest things I’ve seen in a long time. If you enjoyed this, you might also like…. Last Resort Home Defense and More… Natural Healing Secrets You Need to Know… The Healthy Primal Diet Everyone Should Try… […]

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How to Build a Survival Raft

If you are stranded in the wilderness fighting for your survival, or trying to live in the wilderness long term, transportation is a must.  You will only be able to travel 10 miles a day on foot, and that is over good ground with a light pack.  But on the water, you can travel 30 miles a day, and you can transport supplies, a wounded person, and use a fraction of the energy it would take to walk 1/3 of the distance.   A raft can make all the difference.  Here is a video of two men making a raft with […]

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