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    Published on 13-11-2014 13:00
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    By John Fenna

    I have recently been trying out Snugpak’s 40 litre Endurance Rucksack and found it to be a versatile and very practical bag for most of my bushcraft activities.

    Available in either Black or a darker-than-most Olive colours, the Endurance is made from 500D heavy duty nylon and measures approx 49cm x 31cm x 22cm with a traditional ...
    Published on 11-11-2014 10:54
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    By John Fenna

    My admiration of the classic “canvas and leather” look kit is not a secret, so it will come as no surprise to many that the new (and limited availability) Zippo Brown Canvas Bag attracted me as soon as I saw it!

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    Published on 21-10-2014 16:49
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    By John Fenna

    I am always on the lookout for effective insect repellents - being badly bitten can seriously limit your enjoyment of the outdoor experience so important in “bushcraft”.

    I recently came across the Incognito range of insect repellent products, an extensive range of ...
    Published on 06-10-2014 15:21
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    By Richard Cook

    I finally tracked a copy of this down just before we headed off to Wales in August, which was great because now I had my holiday book sorted. I don't often want to sit and devour a book in one sitting, but this one was a very rare exception. If you've seen the popular TV show 'Dual Survival', you'll be familiar with Cody's unique sense ...
    Published on 29-09-2014 12:38
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    By John Fenna

    Geoffrey McMullan is an imposing figure with an aura of calm, non-threatening, authority. Having served in the British Army for 22 years and received a British Empire Medal for Conservation and Anglo-German Relations, Geoffrey has studied survival techniques and tracking, both ...
    by Published on 25-07-2014 12:23
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    Rig 3.5 from Alpkit

    This is a great little tarp, smaller than tarps I usually use but that hasn't taken away from it's practicality and usability.

    The 3.5 is the smallest of Alpkit's tarp range with the 7 and 21 being it's older and bigger siblings.

    This is the ...
    Published on 15-03-2014 16:48
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    By John Fenna

    If you are looking for a tough, practical and good looking water bottle, then the Klean Kanteen range may have something to interest you.

    I have been trying out the Klean Kanteen Classic Reflect 800ml model in a mirror finish and have found it to be pretty much my ideal drinks container for trips in the wild.
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