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#63862 - 04/19/06 02:50 AM Re: “98.6” Blasphemy
Trusbx Offline
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Registered: 01/16/02
Posts: 397
Loc: Ed's Country
I've used it as a wrench to tighten the nuts on my kid's bikes. It works quite nicely and doesn't really round off the edges.
I haven't tried prying anything with it but it figure if i ever needed extra leverage, I could open up my swisstool, stick one handle into the wrench slot and have a kind of extra leverage from the swisstool. The swisstool spirit is tough as nails and i wouldn't hesitate to use it as a leveraging bar.

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#63863 - 04/19/06 03:19 AM Re: ?98.6? Blasphemy
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Registered: 12/07/05
Posts: 781
Loc: Central Illinois
Well, it's certainly cheap enough for me to buy one for a test. <img src="/images/graemlins/smile.gif" alt="" />
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#63864 - 04/20/06 05:00 AM Re: ?98.6? Blasphemy
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Registered: 07/28/04
Posts: 1468
Loc: Texas
Wow!! De Ja Vu! I just saw this same thread from the same person over at BF. <img src="/images/graemlins/grin.gif" alt="" />
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#63865 - 04/20/06 05:02 AM Re: “98.6” Blasphemy
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Loc: Texas
Keep in mind that Cody's list isn't designed to be the "ultimate" in gear but rather an effective and *inexpensive* solution.

Also... filling a condom is easy. It just takes a tiny amount of creativity. If I was carrying Cody's kit I would plug the hole in the bottom of the mora sheath with my thumb and use the sheath as a "cup" to scoop water into the condom. If my condom is in an Altoids tin then the tin is my "scoop". It's amazingly easy to fill a condom. How about a shoe or a hat? Even a properly folded piece of paper, bark, a leaf, a piece of cloth, or any other number of things can be used. You just have to use your #1 survival tool. The one attached to the end of your neck.
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#63866 - 04/20/06 04:04 PM Re: ?98.6? Blasphemy
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Registered: 04/05/05
Posts: 715
Loc: Phoenix, AZ
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Wow!! De Ja Vu! I just saw this same thread from the same person over at BF.


Guilty as charged! <img src="/images/graemlins/cool.gif" alt="" />

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#63867 - 04/21/06 05:23 PM Re: ?98.6? Blasphemy
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Registered: 03/16/06
Posts: 80
Loc: Stafford, VA
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Condom:
Not happening! They can not be filled by mortal man.


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