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Dec
16
revised Finding a suitable slope to practice self arrest?
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Dec
16
comment Is it a bad idea to dry clothes by the fire?
Not just the environment... most synthetic rubbers are extremely toxic when burned.
Dec
12
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Dec
11
comment Can I light a kerosene lamp with flint & steel or a magnifying glass?
+1, and great discussion
Dec
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Nov
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comment Can I light a kerosene lamp with flint & steel or a magnifying glass?
@Perkins -- Yeah, it looks like I was mis-reading the Zippo page. They have two kinds of lighters. One uses butane, and the other uses lighter fluid.
Nov
17
comment Can I light a kerosene lamp with flint & steel or a magnifying glass?
Kerosene and Butane aren't the same chemical and they have different ignition points. Zippos use Butane, not Kerosene, so a zippo lighting on a spark is not indication that Kerosene will.
Nov
17
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Nov
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Nov
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revised What should I look for in hiking binoculars
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Oct
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Oct
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asked Why would I want a pressurized hydration pack?
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Oct
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comment Field dressing small game in hot climates
Fair enough! Where I live, it gets over 98 degrees, but rarely during hunting season. From what I have read, the advice is the same. I learned the spreader trick from reading how people do it when they have to pack the meat out on mules in the west US. Heat shouldn't spoil it that quick as long as you get it open and dry, with minimal contamination.
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Oct
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answered Field dressing small game in hot climates
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Sep
30
accepted In what conditions is a four-season tent needed?
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