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    Fire Kits

    Oh i remember I have some slow fuse aswell, got from a member on here years ago!
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    Fire Kits

    Yeah I have a little pouch with a set of pocket bellows, a ferro rod, a lighter with some bits of rubber inner tube round it (because sometimes I just want it lit!) and some small tinder bundles or wax/Vaseline based fire starters. All wrapped up in a zip lock baggie
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    Sussex Bushcraft Clubs October Meet.

    See you there!
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    Heat Protection? Re-purposed items?

    I use one for exactly that!
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    Fox skeleton articulation (attempt!)

    not sure mine will either to be honest :/
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    Fox skeleton articulation (attempt!)

    i currently have a rabbit rotting down under a traffic cone up at the field :D
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    Fox skeleton articulation (attempt!)

    Little bit more work on the feet Assembled the phalanges and distal phalanges l, drilled and pinned and now waiting for the glue to dry. I have some feet bones missing. One distal phalange on a rear foot, and 2 distal phalanges and one dew claw on a front foot. Not sure how to deal with that...
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    This is what it is like at Postgrad level....

    I have done a little bit of conservation work with EH - my role has been little more than a gopher and fetcher/carrier tbh but i have been to 2 sites where I haven’t been allowed to take photos of the site
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    Clamshell style tactical packs - worth the hassle?

    Absolutely, that’s what I tell my wife :D
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    Fox skeleton articulation (attempt!)

    Thank you. Bit Annoyed about the ankle but been thinking about it and I might suspend it in a frame, hanging from string then it won’t be apparent!
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    Fox skeleton articulation (attempt!)

    Today’s efforts. Filled in some gaps where I have some bones missing, repaired the broken neck of femur and Built up the other foot….. and made a mistake. It’s to late to rectify though :( I have made the left foot slightly inwardly rotated rather than parallel with the floor, hopefully when I...
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    Minimalist / barefoot outdoor boots

    yes I take spares :) Wool socks as well then atleast I don’t get so cold.
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    Minimalist / barefoot outdoor boots

    no worries, i might drp them an email and see what they think. my other alternatives are to wear some 'NHS made orthopaedic shoes' :/
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    Minimalist / barefoot outdoor boots

    what do you think those would be like for someone with only about 5 to 10 degrees of ankle movement, but almost normal forefoot movement?
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    Minimalist / barefoot outdoor boots

    yes i have awful problems as i have 2 surgically fused ankles (both feet) done over 10 years ago now - i have resigned myself to never being comfortable in footwear ever again and i now just destroy 2 to 3 pairs of 'outdoor' trainers a year. I find if i have 2 stiff a boot it locks my foot...