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Basic Survival Kit – Key items should be kept in mind

Hello everybody, today we would like to share about some basic survival kit which are very necessary in emergency situation. Would you have a look at below checklists.

No matter where you are going, what type of dangers you may face, you’ll always want to include a few key items in your survival kit. This should be includes following items:

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1. Illumination

  • Flashlight
  • Two sets of extra batteries
  • Emergency candles

2. Tools

  • Multi-tool
  • Pocket knife
  • Pliers

3. Fire Starting Kit

  • Flint or magnesium Firestarter
  • Matches
  • Emergency tinder
  • Magnifying glass

4. Cordage and Tape

  • Duct tape
  • 200 feet of Paracord
  • 100 yards of monofilament fishing line

5. Rescue Signals

  • Signaling mirror
  • Whistle

6. Basic First Aid / Medical Kit

  • Band-aids of various sizes
  • Gauze
  • Ace bandage
  • NSAIDs
  • Aspirin
  • Antihistamines
  • Antiseptic wipes
  • Triple antibiotic ointment
  • Tweezers

7. Large Tarp

8. Emergency Non-Perishable Food Rations

9. Safety Pins

10. Emergency Poncho

11. Space Blanket

12. Metal Pot or Mugs

Various authorities will recommend slightly different items for your basic survival kit, but the items listed above are typically included in most of any situations. Note that the items listed above represent the minimal equipment you’ll want; there are plenty of other items you may want to place in your survival kit, and of course we should prepare both basic survival kits as well as advanced survival kits.

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