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Search Rescue Pack-Master Pack List

The effectiveness of wilderness rescue relies on the ability of all team members to be self-reliant in the wilderness for operational periods of up to 24 hours in potentially isolated areas with rough terrain and severe weather.

Below is a compilation from multiple sources with my own added opinions. This list is not an “all inclusive” list (how much can you fit into a backpack anyway?), but It will get you thru the next 24 hours in most cases.

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Summer SAR Pack – Search and Rescue Pack Essential Items

Search and Rescue Pack Summer Edition Every Search and Rescue team member that ventures into the forests in search of a missing person always runs the risk of becoming a victim him/herself. Anything can happen from a freak storm that blows in to slipping down an embankment and injuring your leg. Every member MUST be

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MsFORCE HL-350 Headlamp

When it comes to Search and Rescue, there are few tools that are used as consistantly as flashlights. But, no ONE flashlight is the “All” flashlight. When you need high power illumination, you generally need a had held light with many hundreds or even thousands of lumens along with long run times using 18650 batteries. 

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Lithium Ion 18650 batteries – Find out more!

Lithium Ion 18650 batteries – What are they? Lithium Ion 18650 batteries have been around for years. Even though the Lithium Ion 18650 style is not “new”, many people are still unfamiliar with them. I will break down what they are, the pros, cons, and if you had the option to purchase an item that

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search and rescue jobs

Search and Rescue Jobs – Is search rescue job for you?

Want to explore the world of Search and Rescue as a profession? I’ll delve into the training (of which I can only scratch the surface). Paid vs Volunteer and try to give you some insight so you can decide if you want to pursue Search and Rescue Jobs. What is Search and Rescue (SAR)? The

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