Do you carry an emergency first aid/survival kit?

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Do you carry a first aid kit or survival kit?

Yes- First aid kit
Yes- Survival kit
Yes- Both
No- Nothing can touch me
Total votes : 40

Re: First Aid Kit

Postby AlaskaRedneK » Sat Jun 11, 2005 11:39 pm

hm_palmer wrote:This is pretty sad but i'm a field medic with the marines and I voted no and I cary no kind of first aid kit with me, pretty sad I know. I carry one in my truck when I go elk hunting.

Are you still a field medic?

Just curious,
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Postby hm_palmer » Mon Jun 13, 2005 9:59 am

Yeah I go with them every once in a while but right now i'm stuck at a hospital.
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Postby goldhunter470 » Fri Jul 01, 2005 7:35 pm

I always carry some sort of first aid. Been in a few situations where a bandage and tape have come in handy. (Not that I would ever get injured but my for my friends of course!) I also carry some fire starters and some sort of food and water for survival even though it is pretty hard to get lost on the vast plains of eastern and central ND! :toofunny:
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Postby ol' yeller » Wed Jul 06, 2005 9:08 am

I never carried a first-aid kit until a couple of seasons ago. I was out hunting by myself and was trying to build a makeshift blind out of some small willow trees. When cutting the smaller branches off with a Browning handsaw I cut my thumb down to the bone. I had no bandages or anything like that so I had to sit in the boat and hold my finger together for 4 hours while watching ducks bomb into my decoys on the back side of the island before a buddy called. I had him come out and bring some bandages to hold my finger together. Every since then I've carried an Eddie Bauer first-aid kit in the boat.
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Postby the_duckinator » Wed Jul 06, 2005 11:15 am

I carry one for my dog but not for me :toofunny: . I suppose half the stuff in there I could use on myself if I needed to.
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