Are you looking for the perfect survival gear for your backpack? Are you confused about choosing the gear which you should take with yourself? If yes, today we would help you by sharing with you some of the best options when it comes to the survival gear.
Paracord is one of the best and most needed items when it comes to survival situations. It not only helps you in time with various things but it can also help you in creating the hammock as well. In addition to that, it can help you create a grip as well. That is why the applications of Para-cord are plenty and hence you should always include it in the gear.
The one which we would speak about today is capable of handling 620 lb. of weight. Moreover, it is 120 feet in length. This ensures that you are able to easily utilize it for various applications. It comes in different colors as well.
- Can handle high weight
- 120 feet
- Manufactured from nylon military material
- Para-cord usage e-books included
- Texture is a bit bumpy
Out there in the wilderness, even if you’re getting water pouches, they would only last for a limited period of time. That is why you need a water purification system. This one is the perfect option for you. Whether you’re including it for survival situations or only when you’re going for hiking, it is the perfect solution for you. A single piece can help you in filtering up to 1000 L of water.
This ensures that you can use it during multiple survival situations without having to replace it. It easily eliminates 99.9% of all the parasites. That is why the water which you would be able to get would be pretty pure as well. Moreover, it is small and portable which ensures that it becomes easier for you to filter the water.
- Kills 99.9% of the parasites
- Highly effective
- Works for 1000 L of water
- Difficult to suck water through it
Some or the other type of shelter is always needed in order to be safe in the wilderness. That is why we have been to this particular survival bag which is pretty easy to carry and is also made of the highly durable thermal blanket material. This ensures that it protects you from the cold outside as well. Moreover, it comes in a nylon bag as well which ensures that you would be able to carry it easily into your survival backpack. You can easily attach it to the outside of your survival backpack as well. That is why this is one of the best options for you when it comes to the sleeping bag.
- Nylon bag included
- Thermal material
- Water resistant
- Material is bit thin
1st aid kit is always needed when it comes to survival gear. That is why, if you’re looking for the larger 1st aid kit which can provide you with most of the medicines, this one 15 piece survival kit is the perfect option for you. Needless to say, since it is consisting of 115 pieces, you can be sure that most of the survival medicines which you would need would already be included in this Kit. Also, the weight is on the lower side and it is pretty compact as well.
- 115 different pieces
- Manufactured at FDA registered facility
- Equipment good enough for only 1 emergency
In times of emergency out there in the wilderness, you would need at least some devices which can help you in starting a fire. This is one such device. It is magnesium Firestarter. With the help of this, you would be able to start a fire quite easily as long as you are having an inflammable material. Also, it is pretty lightweight as well and it can be used by attaching it to a keychain as well. This would ensure that it would not occupy any extra space.
- Can start the fire easily
- Compass is not up to the mark
Normally, when you’re looking for a lighting source, you would need one such tool which can be replenished quite easily. That is why we have included this flashlight which is based on the dynamo principle. You can easily wind the lever, in order to recharge it. This would ensure that you are able to get a renewable source of light quite easily out there in the wilderness.
In spite of having the ability to recharge, it is pretty lightweight as well. Also, if you are able to charge it for just 6 minutes, you would be able to get at least one hour of light. Therefore, the recharging is also pretty easy.
- Easy to recharge
Out there in the wilderness, it is important for you to have something which can protect your hands. However, when you’re looking at the gloves, there are quite a few different types of gloves. The one which we have picked today consist of rubber knuckles as well. These ensure that extra protection is provided to the knuckles. Oftentimes, when doing heavy duty work the knuckles are impacted significantly. That is why the rubber coating ensures that your knuckles are entirely protected. Also, the fabric is breathable as well. This ensures that there is proper ventilation inside the gloves as well. Also, they are created in such a way that excellent grip is provided.
- Excellent grip
- Breathable fabric
- Extra protection to knuckles
- Not very bright
These emergency thermal blankets ensure that you are not exposed to the harsh weather outside. Also, it folds into a pretty small size which ensures that you are able to carry it around quite easily. Also, it reflects the body heat by 90%. This ensures that your body heat would be trapped on the inner side as well.
- Insulating Mylar material
- reflects 90% of the heat
- Can be folded into a small size
The more the sources of shelter during times of emergency, the better it is. If you’re looking for closed shelter, this tent is one of the best options for you. It reflects the heat. This ensures that your body heat would be remaining on the inner side. Also, setting up is not a difficult task. That is why, you would just need a sturdy object and thereafter, you would be able to attach it quite easily. Also, it is pretty compact when folded and also it is pretty lightweight as well.
- Made from Mylar thermal material
- Reflects your body heat
- Easy to setup
- Can accommodate 2 people
- Prone to tearing
If you’re looking for additional gear which you can fit into your backpack, this kit is the perfect option for you. It has the self-defence tools as well as the lighting gear and also the communication gear as well. That is why, in a small kit, you would be having gear like:
- 1st aid kit
- LED lamp
- Light sticks
- Water carriers and filters
Thus, you would be able to get all the equipment which you need in a pretty small kit.
- Consists of multiple types of deer
- Easy to carry
- Container prone to cracking
So, if you’re looking for the survival gear which you can easily carry with yourself in the backpack, these are the 10 options which you should definitely look into.