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#295000 - 03/04/20 02:17 AM Microfiber Towels in an INCH Situation
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If it comes to a permanent bugout scenario, I would like to pack items that are both sentimental and have a practical application. I have a few hand tools that are both sentimental and practical.

I have microfiber towels that have a special meaning to me (long story), but how practical would they be in a permanent bugout? I think we can all agree that rags, in general, are useful in a long-term bugout. However, microfiber towels are designed for a specific purpose and may not be ideal for general-purpose settings.

What are some practical applications for microfiber towels in a permanent bugout?

Jeanette Isabelle
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#295004 - 03/04/20 12:24 PM Re: Microfiber Towels in an INCH Situation [Re: Jeanette_Isabelle]
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Sweat rag because microfiber dry quicker that natural fiber.

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#295008 - 03/04/20 07:07 PM Re: Microfiber Towels in an INCH Situation [Re: Jeanette_Isabelle]
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I often carry one in my briefcase

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#295010 - 03/04/20 08:21 PM Re: Microfiber Towels in an INCH Situation [Re: Jeanette_Isabelle]
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In a tough situation, you may have to throw sentiments overboard. Lots of things can clean up messes. Depending upon the nature of the mess, some are better than others. Improvise.
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#295014 - 03/04/20 09:09 PM Re: Microfiber Towels in an INCH Situation [Re: hikermor]
Jeanette_Isabelle Online   content
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Originally Posted By: hikermor
In a tough situation, you may have to throw sentiments overboard.

I know. That's why I'm going through sentimental items that have a possible practical application, such as my hand tools.

The case for my hand tools is clear. I can use them to do simple auto repair jobs.

Jeanette Isabelle
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