Military Watch Basic Survival Compass

26/10/2014
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The military wrist watch should be part of your basic survival kit.

 

If your out on a backpacking trip or on a bushcraft weekend, you should always have a compass and map of the area in your kit bag.

Military Watch History

26/10/2014
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Military Timepieces

 

We are surrounded by time displays everywhere, from mobile phones, car dashboards, wristwatches and of course clocks.

The clock is the oldest independently working mechanical device. Man has always been fascinated by time, from the earliest sundial to the modern day military watch.

Jack Pyke English Woodland Camo

26/10/2014
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Jack Pyke English Woodland Camo

 

The English Woodland Pattern is the ultra realistic camo pattern designed specifically for the UK countryside through spring, summer and early autumn seasons.

What is Camouflage?

26/10/2014
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What is Camouflage?

Animals of the world have evolved over millions of years both on land and in water, with a breathtaking display of Camouflage and survival techniques, these include colour and shape to help warn off or just too simply blend in to their surrounding area.

How to make the bow-drill

26/10/2014
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How to make the bow-drill or your Bushcraft Fire

 

The bow-drill method will enable you to create friction and in turn fire, to start your bushcraft fire.

Bushcraft Basics

26/10/2014
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Bushcraft Basics

 

Making a bushcraft fire and keeping dry

Making a bushcraft fire and keeping dry are the two most important Bushcraft skills to learn. If you don’t have a campfire you will soon become cold and not be able to cook or heat water.

Campfire Dutch Oven Beef Stew

25/10/2014
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Campfire Dutch Oven Beef Stew

Dutch Oven Beef Stew

Ingredients:

2 oz Olive Oil

Dutch oven chicken

25/10/2014
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Dutch oven chicken

A camping recipe from Bob.

I tried this by accident one night during a Scout campout, and everyone loved it.

Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 1 hour, 30 minutes