Making a Pine Resin Torch

“Here’s the scenario: You are stranded somewhere in one of the wast forests of the northern hemisphere, it’s winter, it’s cold and you have only a half an hour until the sun sets when you realize you have to walk 3 more hours to safety, the terrain is too dangerous to walk in the darkness…

DIY Antler Handle with Replaceable Firesteel

Have you ever made or owned something that you felt was irreplaceable and choose not to use it, rather than scratch it or damage it in some way? That’s exactly how I felt about my antler handled firesteel, it was beautiful, but pretty much useless because I carried it around for show, but always had…

DIY Bottle Cap Survival Kit

Hi everybody, today we’ll be building a small and waterproof storage compartment inside our water bottle’s cap, so without further ado, here’s what we’ll need: a wide mouth water bottle with screw in loop cap(I used a SubZero 500ml, but Klean Kanteen has some great ones, the Classic series) a plastic, disposable water bottle superglue…

How to Make a Lip Balm Knife

Yes, this is one of those things that I really don’t know how to introduce, I know that I should tell you why you need this item and how it’s going to change your life for the better, how it’s going to save your life in natural disasters or calamities, enable you to survive in…

Growing a Pomato (or Tomtato)

According to Wikipedia: “The pomato (or tomtato) is a chimera produced by grafting a tomato plant and a potato plant… Cherry tomatoes grow on the vine, while white potatoes grow in the soil from the same plant.” Now that you know WHAT we are growing, I bet you want to know WHY on earth would…