Technology GORE-TEX is a thin and uniform membrane which is a barrier to wind and water, and wherein "breathing".Technology GORE-TEX is a thin and uniform membrane which is a barrier to wind and water, and wherein "breathing".In 1969, Bob Gore (Bob Gore) has opened a special way of handling polytetrafluorethylene (PTFE), and this was the starting point for the application of polymers in the textile industry. The first fabric called GORE-TEX® It appeared in 1978. Since the revolution began her material turned over all views about clothes for sports and then the city.The polymer Read more [...]
In the world there are many revolutions. And clothing - is no exception. The changing needs of the person and fashion changes, changing look of a man on the functionality of clothing. First of all, clothes for active leisure and sporta.Nastoyaschim breakthrough of modern technology was the appearance of fleece. Its efficacy has been appreciated not only to adult consumers. Fleece sweaters and jackets are happy children, and their parents no longer worry about the thermal comfort of the baby. Overseas production of clothing fleece has long been the norm, and the lion's share of production now comes Read more [...]
The basic principle in the selection of clothing for winter sports or walks - layering (the so-called "principle of cabbage").The basic principle in the selection of clothing for winter sports or walks — layering (the so-called «the principle of cabbage»). Instead of one or two layers of thick and heavy you put three light that with proper combination — light-weight, warm and dry.Traditionally, there are the following layers of clothing:The first (lower) layer — thermal underwear.This layer is intended for removing moisture from the skin and to prevent hypothermia, Read more [...]
Hunting outfit. It would seem that there may be unusual? At first glance, everything is very simple - you need a suit of pale colors of durable fabric, and in the winter also insulated. At first I thought so too.But the hunting experience - it is not just the ability to navigate in the woods, shoot accurately and precisely determine the probability of an animal hole. This is a huge collection of all the knowledge and skills, which ultimately determines the success of our hunting, Fishing trips and hiking on nature. Knowledge versatile! That's because at the time my curiosity led me to understand Read more [...]
Now in the domestic market, a number of companies that have positioned themselves as producers of clothing for hunters. However, by clicking on the last exhibition to get an idea of the range, I was forced to admit that the answer to the question posed in the title of the article, to no better than 20 years ago. Save, however, importers - their range is more varied and better thought out. But that's the price impregnable ...And what about the native manufacturers? Yes, there are clothes for hunters, but its range is very narrow: the costumes available exclusively from American x / cotton Read more [...]
A simple water filter that can be constructed from the means at hand in the criteria feral nature.Will be useful:" Piece of tissue (dense)" Charcoal" Capacity" RopeDescription under the photo.P.S. this filter is necessary at times to change the charcoal and wash cloth.Take a piece of cloth and turn from it "sleeve""Sleeve" vyvorachivaet inside out - so that the node was insideFrom the fire dialed coal large coal breaks up the size of the phalanx of the index finger)Tightly stuffed "sleeve" coalsWith effort stalkivaem full of coals "sleeve" in a plastic bottle Read more [...]
In this text I have tried to bring together all the main ideas in Hiking clothes and shoes. These ideas were formed in the result of an active walking in different difficulties, areas and types of tourism trips.These ideas are applicable in the main when walking (as in the forest area, and above - in treeless mountains and ski trips (with small modifications) temperatures are usually below). In General - so you can go Hiking and in the Moscow region and in the Urals and the Altai with Kodar.• The main principles. They apply to clothes and shoes 1. Clothes should be comfortable. All items must Read more [...]
Anything can happen in a dangerous time, the equipment can be polybit or it'll take when the drape. Good to know, than you can change the items of equipment and how to do it.You can make a pack for a few minutes out of the bag and rope. For this you need: bag (you can use a piece of cloth, film, jacket, shirt, etc.); rope; two stone (sleeves, potatoes, cones, etc.); cloth straps (at least spare socks to wind).In the corners of the bag put the potato (NC)), it will not allow you to lose weight the rope, obviative the rope and the neck tie on the bag. So the shoulders do not hurt, do soft webbing Read more [...]
Often do you think about what to bring in your pack, if you go for a little hike for a number of days? Usually, I grab the satchel up to 45 HP, write down everything that comes to hand and rammed.Another thing, when you are going on a long trip, or even weeks. The pack is completed neatly, the weight of each item is calculated to grams. In the second step, the contents of the knapsack is moving in new ways and unnecessary items that are not essential, are removed from the pack in General. What would be available in your knapsack was not, he usually still goes languid. This is a problem for many Read more [...]
Winter has ended.. the Snow is gone, but the earth damp and cool. Well, the rain ahead.. you Can of course break the spruce branches or to arrange taiga lounger , lifting it above ground level with the help of chopped trees.. But you differently.. easier and more comfortable ;)how to simply make a comfortable comfortable the harness to sleep with their hands?It consists essentially of the hammock ( solid tissue ), and the top of the house mosquito nets (or fabric)+ an awning over the whole design. Oh and rope for mounting, naturally Simply and comfortably, and without any unnecessary work on the Read more [...]
The TORCH is a very necessary thing, and every survivalist should just be able to do. in the absence of electricity and batteries, travel well and not only will light the torch.the torch can be done by various methods, here's one very good recipes.COMPOSITION :1 part rastall5 parts beeswax4 parts of rosin ( wood resin)Heat on Wodan and mix.This farm is impregnated pacley or rag torch. Lots of light, pleasant smell, appearance isdelete - fire.MORE about the manufacturer :1) MATERIALSThe torch is better to do on a 2-5 cm in diameter stick.For winding you can use a tow or sliced strips of cotton fabricTow Read more [...]
After boiling for drinking applicable water from the forest streams.Turbid, milky white water mountain streams containing particles of kaolin (white clay) , you can drink it without cleaning. Kaolin is a good sorbent, in the past it was used in medicine flush with activated carbon.Water from all other sources should also be disinfected by long boiling, addition of potassium permanganate (potassium permanganate to throw in a little water to make a light pinkish color) or iodine (iodine - one drop in 1 liter of water).Remember - Robin iodine and manganese can cause burns and poisoning.Cleaning AND Read more [...]
If there is a need for fire resistant fabric (for example, campfire pants or gloves that do not go bankrupt), rent of building transparent silicone (specifically, a silicone, and not acrylic sealant), RUB into the fabric of natural fibers (silk will not work - the best fabric of linen, cotton, jute), dry over 3 hours for a narrow layer. After such processing, the clothes can withstand drops of molten steel (about 1530 degrees), no burns from sparks and short flame.Particularly resistant fabric out, if we take the special case for furnaces (he dark color, the value of ~180 RUB for ml). Such silicone Read more [...]
Take vengeance idea, filed one of the project participants. Unfortunately I do not remember nick, articles and addresses, where he described the technology to create hard, ideal podognanyh, fucking durable epoxy sheath.
Super idea, if anyone remembers where is the original article - plyusanite it better.
Vkratse retell: knife dunk in liquid paraffin wax to form a thin film (sawing and other protrusions primed with adhesive tape) carefully without damaging the paraffin coating - wrap gauze, apply several layers of epoxy, giving each dry.
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Saw is a metal sheet with a cut on one edge of the teeth. The teeth cut the fibers of the wood and remove chips from the cuttingThe saw device are separated on the bow, two-handed, saws and relatively not so long ago there was a chain sawTwo-handed saws, after a certain number of teeth, from time to time make teeth-extractors sawdust. Such teeth are sharpened.I will give my personal Outlook on the saws, in relation to tourism. All of the above saws, were I tested in field criteria. Maybe my worldview is incorrect, based on long-term habit to cut certain saws.Bow saws. The semi-circular saws, the Read more [...]
Required:• A piece of camouflage fabric commercial coloring is similar to the Polish "Panther";• three strand cord of business on 10 meters, olive-green, a few extra laces coffee and white colors;• thread khaki;• cans of spray paint.The procedure itself:• Cut the cord length 40 cm in the amount of 86 units, for previously removing the Central nylon thread.• Cut out the fabric for the upper band 40 cm 5 cm plus allowances - two pieces.• One the wrong side of the spread out evenly all cords and covering all the 2nd band to secure the thread manually, so that all fringe broke Read more [...]
REI Mistral softshell drawers Picture: Rudy Loupias/REIA:It's been a chill summertime where I be in the Peaceable Northwestern, so I’m loth to entertain skiing. But no, you're not request overmuch.The stuff you lack is softshell. Softshell gives you wind-resistance and twinkle insulant for surrender hikes and plenty affectionateness to bed below shield drawers for skiing or snowboarding.REI’s Mistral drawers ($90) are becoming softshells at a beneficial damage. REI uses a four-way extend fabric that is both water- and wind-resistant, and they accompany leg zippers Read more [...]
Footcloths. Spoiling? NCA - a piece of cloth to wrap around the legs, lingerie, rectangular (approximately 35 cm x 90 cm) piece of warm and durable fabric
Well for starters pluses:
- It dries quickly;
- Unlike the sock, it can be made from any existing hand piece of fabric;
- She wears less socks (because you can swap a worn areas with less worn);
- Allows you to put on a tight leg shoes bo? Ng bigger size;
- When wearing boots footcloth contributes to maintaining skin health of the foot.
Cons footcloths are to:
- Dress footcloths much harder sock (but a certain percentage of skills it Read more [...]
As the clothes, and tents require special impregnation compositions. There are three methods of impregnation for their safety:1. With the HELP of Chemical COMPOUNDS. When such processing tissue of its threads become impervious to water,(angle drops will drain the fabric), but the intervals between them are not filled in. So are treated more dense fabric, this increases their resistance. Perfectly taut tent of impregnated fabric at an inclination of more than 35° does not pass water. But if things lying in the tent, in contact with the cloth, the water seeps through the pores, and they get wet. Read more [...]