Recent content by TheLegendMaster

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    Tap Material Changing Birch Sap Colour

    The hole was a bit smaller than a 2p coin which I agree is quite big and I'd go smaller in the future but I was specifically trying a design of tap that I had seen because I've never had much success with them before. I, of course, bunged the hole afterwards. In the past I have used the cut...
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    Tap Material Changing Birch Sap Colour

    I thought I would share a mildly interesting thing I encountered when collecting birch sap recently. I was trying a new tap style and made one out of damson wood, which is Prunus, and the bare wood of which turns orange in the air. The result of this was that the sap itself was absorbing some of...
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    Backpack Hip Belt

    I see what you mean Ian, I'll see how it goes with this one but thanks for the info, it might come in useful.
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    Backpack Hip Belt

    Ok cool, send me a message tomorrow then.
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    Backpack Hip Belt

    That sounds great! Very generous of you, could I see a picture first and then I should be able to tell if I could get it to attach.
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    Backpack Hip Belt

    Thanks for the reply, The metal frame has two triangles at the bottom which the shoulder straps go through, there's no specific attachment for a belt but I've seen images of the pack with a waist belt so it's definitely possible. I've struggled to find anything online, I don't mind paying more...
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    Backpack Hip Belt

    Hi everyone, I recently purchased the Swedish SK35 from Varusteleka.com and have been looking around on ebay and such for a hip/waist/blast belt to attach to the metal frame to make the distribution of weight a bit more favourable but all I can find are some US Army ones coming from America...
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    Limitations of a Young Bushcrafter

    Well when I join sites I'm not used to I enter a random date of birth just as a quick sign-up routine. I will of course change it if it bothers you. I assure you I am certainly not up to no good as I would hope could be gleaned from my original post. Thank you for your helpful advice everyone...
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    Limitations of a Young Bushcrafter

    Hello everyone, I am a young bushcrafter looking to expand my activities. I'd like to start camping and doing things in proper woods as up until this point I have worked solely from my garden which, diverse as it is, doesn't fully satisfy me. I am sixteen and would like advice on purchasing...