DIY Fishing Pole Out of a Stick
Fishing is one of the easiest ways to hunt for food when you are stuck in the wild when SHTF. Here is a very short video on how to turn a simple branch into a survival tool that will help you put food on the table.
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How to Build a DIY Fishing Pole Using a Stick : Fishing 101
stick, preferably a branch
fishing line or string
1. Start by tying at the handle.
Tie a knot on the end of the stick that you will be using as a handle.
Note: Do not tie the string to the end of the stick as the fish might break it off.
2. Wind it up!
Wind the line up to the tip of the stick.
3. Another tie.
Tie another knot on the end of the stick.
4. Time to fish!
Tie on a hook and put your bait on.
No one knows where we will be when disaster strikes. We could be at home or traveling, out at sea or up in the mountains. What matters is that we are ready for whatever it is that may happen. The strategies that you have memorized and rehearsed will be applied and you will find out whether it is effective or not. It is a mystery that cannot be solved with a single foolproof plan.
Wherever you may find yourself when SHTF,it is important to stay focused on surviving. Do not panic, and ignore the distractions. Your primary goal is to preserve and protect your life and those of your loved ones and to stay alive for as long as possible.
For sure, there will be shortage of food and water and there will be power outages especially in metropolitan areas. This is the reason preppers always think about bugging out. The woods and forests nearby appeal to your sensible and survival-oriented self because there will always be food to be picked or hunted. This DIY fishing pole will be one more tool to help you survive out there in the wild.
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