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#192459 - 01/02/10 07:24 PM Re: Survival uses of "ranger bands" [Re: hikermor]
dweste Offline
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Registered: 02/16/08
Posts: 2463
Loc: Central California
Originally Posted By: hikermor
Surgical tubing is also great for blowing through to create a draft for starting/coaxing a fire to life. We could start a thread on survival uses of this item...


Do it!

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#192464 - 01/02/10 08:44 PM Re: Survival uses of "ranger bands" [Re: dweste]
Adventureboy Offline
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Registered: 11/18/09
Posts: 51
Loc: Peoria, AZ ,USA
Originally Posted By: dweste
[quote=hikermor]Surgical tubing is also great for blowing through to create a draft for starting/coaxing a fire to life. We could start a thread on survival uses of this item...


Surgical tubing isn't so great in the heat..........
adventureboy

p.s. I live in AZ so I know heat.
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#192952 - 01/08/10 02:03 AM Re: Survival uses of "ranger bands" [Re: Adventureboy]
boatman Offline
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Registered: 03/10/03
Posts: 424
Loc: Michigan
A good source for heavy duty rubber bands is in the produce section of the grocery store.Look on the broccoli and asparragus.

BOATMAN
John

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