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Runner Up: Brandon Gale

Here is the entry from runner up Brandon Gale of Spokane, WA. Brandon will be receiving a free Bridgford Food item. Here is his entry:

Here is my entry for this weeks big giveaway, I was going to send you a video response, but my phone (camera and camcorder/email device) didn't want to take the video. Attached are pictures of my survival kit, showing things in detail. Below is a list of what you will see in the pictures. Also included is a picture of what is always on my person/in my maxpedition bag with the kit. (I showed it in the top pack of my backpack as we are just getting ready to go for a trip.)

Here's hoping I win!

EDC items pictured:
Becker BK2 w/ approx 25 feet 550 cord, petroleum jelly cotton balls in handle
Gerber Evo Jr (EDC utility blade)
Sweedish firesteel (scout)

-1 liter bottle (carry and purify water)
-Protein/energy bars (4)
-Water purification tabs (iodine)

Waterproof Box:
-Bandanna (Water filtration, Signaling)
-Wire saw
-Dental floss (snares, fishing line, kit repair, light cordage)
-Toothpicks (morale booster, Keeps mouth watering, tinder)
-Small fishing kit (Line, Hooks, Split shot, swivels)

-Orange fob
--Strike anywhere matches

-White first aid box:
--Alcohol wipes (also use for firestarter)
--Iodine for wounds (Also for water treatment)
--AAA batteries for flashlight

-Large metal tin (Also Char cloth making)
--Wire (snares, closure etc.)
--Mini Bic
--Coghlans Waterproof Matches
--Swiss army knife (Backup blade/Light duty Multi tool)
--GI style Magnesium firestarter
--Small scissors
--P-38 can opener
--Plastic bag for water collection

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