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Runner Up: Justin Detwiler

Here is the entry from runner up Justin Detwiler of Granger, IN. Justin will be receiving a free Bridgford Food item. Here is his entry:

Here is the list of all items in my Bug Out Bag and there uses.

(1) Full tang construction hatchet with ballistic nylon sheath - Cutting firewood, Making shelter, and Constructing spears for hunting

(1) Black Widow sling shot and 500 .38 cal steel shot - Hunting

(6) Automatic fishing yo-yo reels with 100 lb. nylon test line - Fishing

(1 ea) 50 ft. roll of 550 lb. Nylon Para cord in black, o.d. green, desert, white, earth, safety orange, and safety green - Constructing shelters, Trapping, and Repairs to equipment

(1) Lensatic compass with glow in the dark face - Reading maps, and Determining directions

(1) Pair black/smoke floating goggles with shatterproof/glare proof lenses - Protection of eyes in sun light and blowing dust

(1) Mosin Nagant with sniper scope and 880 rounds of ammunition, 1 Pair binoculars - Hunting

(1) Hi-Point .380 handgun and 550 rounds of ammunition - Personal Defense

(1) 175 lb. pull Crossbow with waterproof ballistic nylon case, string wax and extra string - Hunting, Defense

(40) Crossbow bolts in homemade black pvc sound proof arrow vault with extra flights and broad heads - Hunting, Defense

(1) Ruger 10/22 rifle with scope and 2500 rounds of ammunition - Hunting

(1) FM 21-76 Survival army field manual - Reference

(1) FM 5-31 Boobytraps army field manual - Reference

(1) 24" Colombian saw back machete with black ballistic nylon sheath - Construction of shelters, Clear brush

(1) Break apart hand saw with 4 wood blades, 4 bone blades - Shelter, Firewood, Food

(1) Fire starting kit. 4 Boxes waterproof matches, 1 Bag of wax soaked dryer lint, 3 Bic lighters, 2 Magnesium Fire Starters - Fire, Cooking, Warmth, Keep animals away

(4) Light-weight 5 gal. water containers - Hydration, Cooking, Bathing

(1) Wild game field and butchering set. Cleaver, Fillet knife, Carving knife, Boning knife, Sharpener, Paring knife, and Heavy Duty Scissors - Preparing wild game for cooking

(1) Pathfinder tactical belt knife - Hunting, Personal defense

(1) Sewing kit. 16 Bone needles, Multi pack of steel needles, and 3000 ft. extra heavy duty nylon thread - Repairing clothes, tent, and Sleeping bag

(1) Cooking set. 2 Steel cups (2 c.) , 2 Steel plates (9") , 2 Steel bowls (4 c.), 1 Steel frying pan, 1 Steel sauce pan with lid, 1 Steel spatula, 1 Steel serving spoon, 1 Steel Meat Fork, 4 ea. Steel Forks, Spoons, Knives - Eating meals

(1) Homemade marine alcohol stove with 2 1qt. bottles of marine alcohol - Cooking

(1) Fishing set. 1 Break down pole, 1 Spinning reel, 1 Fly rod and reel, 1 ea. Floating line, Ultra thin 8 lb., 15 lb., 25 lb., and 75 lb., 15 Fly lines, Assorted non-lead weights, Assorted hooks, 5 Glow in the dark bobbers, 5 Stick bobbers, 1 Medium sized net 1 Rapala 7" fillet knife - Fishing

(1) First aid kit. Antibiotic Bandaids, Assorted bandages, Gauze, Tape, 2 Tubes bactitracin, 1 Bottle alcohol gel, 1 Bottle calamine lotion, 1 Bottle spf 80 sun screen, 3 Tubes medicated lip balm, 1 Military surgical set, 1 Snake bite kit, 6 Quick Clot silver 25 patches, 6 Quick clot silver 50 patches, Scissors, Hemostats, Tweezers, 6 Tubes super glue, 1 Bottle burn gel, 1 Bottle Aleve liquid capsules, 1 Box pepto bismuth chewables, 1 bottle ipacac, 1 box charcoal, 1 CPR mask, 150 Assorted sutures

(1) Health and hygiene kit. 1- 100 Count bottle pro-ki tablets, 100 Count bottle centrum 1 a day, 1 Bottle chewable vitamin c, 1 Bath towel, 1 Wash towel, 1 Bottle hair and body soap, 100 Count box denture cleaning tabs, 1 Denture brush, 3 Bars soap, 2 Bottles anti-monkey butt powder, 1 Bottle athletes foot powder, 3 Bottles sawyers 100% deet bug repellent, 2 Rolls toilet paper

(1) Shaving set. Krieger straight razor folding knife, 2 Bars shaving soap, 1 Lather brush, 1 Unbreakable mirror - Shaving

(1) Clothes set. 3 Pairs BDU pants, 3 Moister wicking undershirts, 3 BDU shirts, 3 Pairs of boxer briefs, 3 Pair wool socks, 7 Pairs moister wicking of socks, 2 Union suits, 1 Heavy winter coat, 1 Light jacket, 1 Realtree camo suit, 1 XXXL snow camo poncho, 1 Pair 15" high snake boots, 1 Pair -75 degree pac boots, 1 Pair heavy gloves, 1 Heavy blavanca

(2) 21 Day homemade MRE's. Each day has: 2 (3c.) Multi-bean soups chicken or beef, 2 Servings of tang, 2 Servings of instant coffee, 2 Servings of trail mix, 2 Servings of pemican, 2 Servings of dried fruits, 2 Servings of eggs with sausage and hash browns , 2 Snack packs

(1) Condiments/seasonings. 2 lb. Coarse salt, Black pepper, Chili powder, Italian seasoning, Lowery's, 1 Bottle tobassco sauce, 1 Bottle extra virgin olive oil, 1 lb. Raw sugar, 8 oz. Grated horseradish, 8oz. Mustard seed

(1) Shelter set. 3 Season Tent, 2- 10x12 Camo tarps, 4- 15x15 Heavy duty 60mil thick clear plastic sheets, 1- 20x20 Mosquito net

(1) 4-in-1 XL -60 Degree military sleeping bag system - Stay warm and dry

(1) Lighting Kit. Dynamo flashlight with noaa radio and solar charger, Mini mag with 4 sets extra rechargeable batteries, 50- 8 hour light sticks, 1 Emergency strobe lights, 1- 5 LED cap light with 4 extra batteries, 5 Packs 9 hour emergency candles with lantern

(1) Water and Hydration kit. 100 oz. Camelbak hydration pack, 2- 2 Quart canteens, Katadyn 15,000 gal. water filtration system, 4- 500 Gal. water filter straw

(1) Communications set. 2- 50 mile range radios, Solar charger, 2 Extra sets of rechargeable batteries, 2 Head sets

My B.O.B. weighs approximately 80lbs. and can sustain 2 people for 3 weeks. Allowing for preparations to be made if extended stay is required. I use it to take groups out and teach survival training. Spring Summer Fall and Winter

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