Bug Out Bag – The 7 Types of Gear You Must Have to Survive

From Survival Cache.com

For someone new to being a Survivalist building your first Bug Out Bag can seem like a big task. Everybody you read about has been tweaking theirs for months or even years and has a pile of gear built up. It’s hard to know where to start, but if you cover all of the basics in a survival situation you will still be much better off that 99% of the people.

A Bug Out Bag, (also called a BOB, Get Out of Dodge Bag, GOOD, or 72 Hour Bag) is usually designed to get you out of an emergency situation and allow you to survive self-contained for up to 3 days. A lot of people plan their Bug Out Bag to sustain them for much longer than that, but there is always a limit to what you can carry on your back and a 3 day target is a good place to start.

Here are the 7 basic types of gear you will need for your Bug Out Bag:

via Bug Out Bag – The 7 Types of Gear You Must Have to Survive.

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One Response to Bug Out Bag – The 7 Types of Gear You Must Have to Survive

  1. Old Jules says:

    Pure BS. Warm clothing, a Bic lighter, a pocketknife, a bag of rice and a bag of pinto beans, a couple of plastic garbage bags, 100 feet of trotline wrapped around the big lighter and super-glued at the ends, and a cookware of some sort is the bugout bag to have unless a person wants luxury.

    The city streets are full of people living under bridges who don’t need more than that.

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