Survival depends on the equipment group and each of its members in an emergency. Basic requirements for shoes, clothing, sleeping bags, matches and other equipment.
Incorrectly matched shoes can lead to chafing feet, which will reduce the rate of passage group knocks a group of graphics and can lead to "starvation situation" in the campaign. Therefore, the shoes should be offering, soft, strong and possibly sealed. This applies to leather and rubber footwear.
Make long passages in rubber shoes should not be, because in cold weather it cools and it can be frostbitten feet, and the sun Read more [...]
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Recently, the forum turned mixture of terms that have a common abbreviation - NAE. The term first - portable emergency (aka - Capsule survival) and Untouchable Emergency Reserve (aka Survival Kit, aka Set (Set) Survival). In the first case we assume a compact set of survival tools, constantly carried with him. Second - a stock of tools, products, food, medicine, etc., assembled in anticipation of an emergency. In case of accident NAZ (which capsule) helps to survive for 3 days, NAE (that person) - for a week.
Below is just the first option, as they say, your performance.
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An essential part of any expedition is the taiga fire. "... Fire - is the battery of vigor, energy and activity ", - as noted by a participant and leader of numerous experiments on the survival of V. Volovich. And a fire - it is warm and light, dry clothes, hot food, bottled water, protection from midges. Fire, necessarily bred every night, suddenly creates an atmosphere of comfort and coziness.
Indeed, the rest by the fire can not be compared with the cold overnight. In wet wet weather fire from the category of comfort at once transformed into a means of daily necessities. Impossibility Read more [...]
In motor vehicles, aircraft or watercraft or store items survival kit separately. Put them in a special emergency bag - it is too big to carry in your pocket and should be where in case of emergency, you can quickly access it. If you are traveling on foot and secure it to the outside of the backpack belt.
It should be fuel, food, plastic bag to warm and flares, all packed into a billy (for example, a pot or a pan-Army kettle), which protects this set and is used for cooking. If you decided to make tea or a meal - all you need is in one place, and in an emergency, will be the first tool for Read more [...]
Following are a few ways of making waterproof matches, which can be used while hiking, outdoor recreation, or in a survival situation. The procedure takes only a few minutes, and you end up with matches that are resistant to harmful effects of moisture.
What you need
Sturdy wooden matches (preferably besterochnogo type).
Candles, paraffin or nail polish.
Saucepan or double boiler.
Tongs to dip the matches in wax.
Jars film storage (optional)
1st way: Using Candles
Light the candle and let it burn until then, until a decent amount of liquid wax (about an inch in thickness).
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The group must be matches in a waterproof container. Each participant must have his campaign completely sealed box of matches (in addition to the group in addition to the stock and commonplaces of matches). And keep these matches is not anywhere in the backpack, and always with you. If a tourist comes to jackets, they are in a breast pocket shooting jackets, he immediately shifts the matches in the pants or shirt pocket.
For sealing of matches using different methods. You can put a few matches with the side wall of the empty matchbox hunting pocket, which then pour paraffin. You can remove Read more [...]
Although the fire and is the first of other tourists, but by communicating with the other, it is necessary to take some precautions. Koster holds a potential hazard that could not remind myself for so long that forget about it. Now, an experienced traveler differs from beginner not that he ignores this danger, but on the contrary - the fact that it is being remembered and thus follow the precautions. What are they?
The first thing that must remember the tourist: leaving the bivouac site, be sure to fill in the fire. One should not think that if the wood is burned, if the fireplace leaving only Read more [...]
There was a time when many people go to nature, hiking, picnicking. In such situations, often resort to the help of fire, we make a fire. Bonfire - this focus, which can warm up and dry the wet clothes and shoes. Smoke from the fire protection from mosquitoes and midges.
Going camping, put in a backpack old newspapers, dry splinter, so you can build a fire in the toughest conditions. Grab a piece of birch bark, on the way it will fall a lot. We must also remember that helps ignite the fire thrown into a pinch of salt.
To avoid problems associated with the Read more [...]
Choosing a place for the fire
When choosing a place for a fire to take care not to start a fire. And even if you are alien to environmental issues, do not forget that your property may be affected, and health. Therefore, you can not build bonfires under trees and at least 10 meters away from them, on the moors near the reeds, dry grass and moss, in spruce and pine undergrowth, as in these places the fire spreads rapidly and is difficult to extinguish.
Choose a place sheltered from the wind, clear land in a circle with a diameter of 2 m from dry leaves, twigs, moss and dry grass. The site should Read more [...]
Learn how to make a fire - it generally is not too tricky. It is much more difficult to breed in the rain. There is a lot of subtleties, without knowledge of which can be tormented all night, lime than one box of matches, and the fire did not ignite. Here's something about these subtleties here and will be discussed.
Let's start with the basics - with matches. To make a fire in the rain, we should have dry matches. It would seem that it is the truth for granted. And yet how often do young tourists found that the group had taken one single box of matches, which carried her camp Read more [...]
The conditions in which a bonfire, can vary greatly. In the hot July weather, when there was no rain for 2-3 weeks in the forest can start a fire even fail to shake off the cigarette ash. In wet weather in the fall or winter, problems with fueling the fire may have even experienced travelers. The criterion is the ability to ability to kindle a fire with one match. However, any skill in this case is relative. So, one of the authors of this article, the past 30 years has always lit a fire with one match, and recently he had to spend the whole 3. The sad thing is that it is very difficult to Read more [...]