Originally Posted By: LesSnyder
JI...at a minimum, especially if your plans are to cook over an open fire, some form of small slip joint pliers, or Vise Grip pliers (I tend to always need to move some pot of hot food), a Phillips/straight blade reversible screw driver and a form of cutting blade... a quality multi tool would serve you well

I don't see a reason to drop my screwdriver to get a multi-tool. Granted, when bugging out, go lightweight. I don't know what our odds are in bugging out.

I have two cutting blades: EMT shears and a box cutter.

Jeanette Isabelle
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