Яков Савинов

Яков Савинов

Яков Савинов
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1. Dig the fire chamber. Excavate a pit 1 foot in diameter and 1 foot deep. Now widen the base of the chamber a few inches so it has a juglike shape. This lets you burn larger pieces of wood.2. Dig the air tunnel. Start a foot away from the edge of the chamber, on the upwind side, and carve out a molelike tunnel 5 or 6 inches in diameter, angling down toward the base of the fire chamber.3. Build your fire in the chamber and top the hole with a grate or green saplings stout enough to hold a…

Native Americans used a Dakota fire hole to hide cooking fires from their enemies. Turns out that these small pits also consume less wood while burning.

Make your own alcohol stove

Complete step-by-step instructions on building a home-made alcohol ultralight stove from a soda can. These work well on the trail. Boils a pint of water in just over 4 minutes on just a half-ounce of alcohol.

impromptu tarp clip.

If you need to pitch a tarp or tighten a fly, you can make an impromptu tarp clip from a split twig, a matchstick and a bit of string. Works best if the clamping part is long enough to go over the folded edge of the tarp.

Survivor Guide To The Wilderness | The Elite Forces Wilderness Survival Guide | Chris McNab | Macmillan

The Elite Forces Wilderness Survival Guide introduces the core skills needed to survive in a wilderness environment. With tips and techniques based on.