Some articles are more fun than others. There is always that running joke that anything can be fixed using duct tape. The truth is that duct tape can certainly improve your ability to survive as well. I am sure you would be hard pressed to find a bugout bag that doesn’t include duct tape because of its versatility. The article starts off with a few simple methods for duct tape use in a survival situation. From there it gets much more creative with the uses.
There are some ideas in this article that would have never crossed my mind in regards to duct tape usage. One in particular that stands out is the idea of marking trails as you find your way out of the woods. This is a great idea. Many people cut branches at a certain angle to do this but a few short lengths of orange duct tape is by far a better idea.