They say that duct tape can fix anything.

Well that might not be completely true, but it does have some practical uses.

Do you know that you can make a hat out of duct tape? Or patch a hole in a canoe? Make an arm sling? Leave a note? All of these things could save your life.

With that being said, maybe you’d better not leave home without a roll of duct tape.

Outdoor Life‘s Tim MacWelch has 25 survival uses for duct tape.

Survival arrow fletching. Tear off a few 5-inch pieces, and a long edge of one piece to the arrow shaft, fold the tape lengthwise, and stick the other long edge of that piece to the arrow. Repeat this process one or two more times; trim the vanes to shape with your knife; and you will have a serviceable arrow fletching… [continued]

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SOURCEOutdoor Life
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Jason Houser is an avid traditional bowhunter from Central Illinois who killed his first deer when he was nine years old. A full-time freelance writer since 2008, he has written for numerous national hunting magazines. Jason has hunted big game in 12 states with his bow, but his love will always be white-tailed deer and turkeys. He considers himself lucky to have a job he loves and a family who shares his passion for the outdoors. Jason writes full time and is on the pro staff of two archery companies; in his free time, he fishes and traps as much as possible.