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Offline wturiel

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Son's first "bushcraft" fire
« on: February 21, 2017, 12:54:49 PM »
Took my son Ricky out for a hike this weekend and he got his first "bushcraft" fire started using charred punk wood, a ferro rod and ash juniper bark.
 
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Re: Son's first "bushcraft" fire
« Reply #1 on: February 21, 2017, 03:46:46 PM »
Good job! Good job on you too dad.
 
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Re: Son's first "bushcraft" fire
« Reply #2 on: February 21, 2017, 03:52:24 PM »
Hey, nice goin,' RICKY!  :banana:     You da' man! :hail:

You can be thankful for an ol' man that'll take the time to teach you valuable skills like that, too! :thumbsup:
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Re: Son's first "bushcraft" fire
« Reply #3 on: February 22, 2017, 07:29:28 PM »
Congrats, no greater satisfaction than teaching and passing knowledge to our children
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Re: Son's first "bushcraft" fire
« Reply #4 on: February 22, 2017, 07:41:15 PM »
Ricky that is a great job.  Way to go.   :banana:
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Re: Son's first "bushcraft" fire
« Reply #5 on: February 23, 2017, 04:33:44 AM »
Good to see. Well done WT and Rick.

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Re: Son's first "bushcraft" fire
« Reply #6 on: April 18, 2017, 10:59:11 AM »
Just saw this.  I think it's great, teaching the lad how to accomplish one of the most important woods skills.   :)

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Re: Son's first "bushcraft" fire
« Reply #7 on: April 18, 2017, 05:08:48 PM »
Outstanding!

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Re: Son's first "bushcraft" fire
« Reply #8 on: April 18, 2017, 07:26:22 PM »
Congrats! Great to see them learn new skills. Thanks for sharing a proud parent moment. :thumbsup:

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Re: Son's first "bushcraft" fire
« Reply #9 on: April 19, 2017, 03:39:06 AM »
Now that's the good stuff right there!
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Re: Son's first "bushcraft" fire
« Reply #10 on: April 24, 2017, 06:07:29 PM »
Great job!  Congradulations!

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Re: Son's first "bushcraft" fire
« Reply #11 on: April 28, 2017, 06:05:01 AM »
very good Ricky...you did that better than i could have amigo :thumbsup:
good instruction Pops :cheers:...woods
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