Pump Fire Drill - The Iroquois invented this ingenious pump drill, which uses a flywheel to generate friction. The crossbar and flywheel are made of hardwood; the spindle and fireboard are made from softwoods (as in the ha
my husband does this rhenda! he primitive hunts occasionally. hes made a couple bows(i helped him back the bow w/ sinew and homemade hide glue. nasty stuff by the way). you have osage orange down there dont you? that one of his favs.
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Outside of the turks head knot variants, there are few techniques that are appropriate for making paracord knife wraps. I found an image of a knife wrap that David Hopper made. It was a recreation of an old sword wrapping technique
Classic Sawhorse Ive found a sturdy sawhorse thats great even if you have limited space. When Im done working with them I just stack them on top of each other and store them out of the way. Heres all it takes to build one horse: One 26 fo
The trucker’s hitch is a compound knot that functions as a kind of pulley affording a mechanical advantage effectively tripling the amount of pull on the working end. Use the trucker’s hitch when tightening up tarp lines, securing loads or making bundles.