http://www.thediyworld.com/blog/?p=933 Cattail fluff makes great tinder for survival fire starting. Cattail fluff is also very light and can be carried in your tinder box easily.
Recently we had The Do It Yourself World survival weekend where we simulated a bug out situation and drove our 4×4 truck with slide in truck camper out into the mountains to start a new life.
We had only the supplies that were in the survival camper to use for the weekend. We also ate our bulk food stash to get a feel for how it will be in a real world situation.
Practice using your survival gear and food now before it is too late. After a collapse there will no longer be a grocery store to get something you forgot.
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