Hi, I'm New Here

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Sand Spyder, Oct 25, 2015.

  1. Sand Spyder

    Sand Spyder Monkey

    Hi, I'm New. I have an interest in wilderness survival and hope to learn much here, I hope my questions don't annoy anyone. I'm 54 and live in the Southwest. I am currently seeking to find if anyone knows if the old Survival Cards are being manufactured and if anyone knows where they are available. They were a set of five waterproof cards loaded with survivaal info and meant to be included in survial kits. There was also a single card version which was meant for wallet carry and had a compass you could peel off and and float on water. Thanks for the welcomes I've received here and any information helping me find these items.
  2. techsar

    techsar Monkey+++

    Just did a quick check...they are available on Amazon.com
    And if you go through the link on the Monkey's front page, you'll be helping out the site, too.
    Welcome, before I have a chance to forget to mention it ;)
    ETA: these are not the original, but are for urban or wilderness survival.
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  3. kellory

    kellory An unemployed Jester, is nobody's fool. Banned

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  4. Sand Spyder

    Sand Spyder Monkey

    Thanks Techsar!
  5. Yard Dart

    Yard Dart Vigilant Monkey Moderator

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  6. TailorMadeHell

    TailorMadeHell Lurking Shadow Creature

    Welcome. It's a mad, mad, mad world out there. Glad you could come join us in our sanctuary. If you aren't afraid to admit you don't know everything, you'll learn a lot.
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  7. Seepalaces

    Seepalaces Monkey+++

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  8. Dunerunner

    Dunerunner Brewery Monkey Moderator

    Welcome, here!
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  9. Sapper John

    Sapper John Analog Monkey in a Digital World

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  10. Sand Spyder

    Sand Spyder Monkey

    Thanks Kellory. I took a look and those are more like metal tools. The cards I seek are paper and printed with instructions, signals etc. Sorry if I was unclear but I thank you for your help.
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  11. Sand Spyder

    Sand Spyder Monkey

    No one knows everything TailorMadeInHell. And I know less than most. Thats why I'm here.
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  12. stg58

    stg58 Monkey+++ Founding Member

  13. kellory

    kellory An unemployed Jester, is nobody's fool. Banned

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    Motomom34 Monkey+++

  15. Witch Doctor 01

    Witch Doctor 01 Mojo Maker

    Welcome to our little part of the inter-webs...
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  16. Dont

    Dont Just another old gray Jarhead Monkey

    Welcome @Sand Spyder .. You will find that you are not alone in getting started in prepping.. There is a tremendous wealth of knowledge here.. Take your time and dig into the threads and don't be afraid to ask those questions, there are no silly questions!
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  17. Altoidfishfins

    Altoidfishfins Monkey+++ Site Supporter+

    Glad you could come to our tree.
    Hang around awhile.
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  18. Kingfish

    Kingfish Self Reliant

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  19. oldawg

    oldawg Monkey+++

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  20. Sand Spyder

    Sand Spyder Monkey

    Yes, those are the cards I was looking for. Nothing came up when I had checked the internet and I hadn't thought of ebay or amazon. Thanks for all the help finding them. And again, thanks to everyone for making me feel so welcome. The survival bandanna has been around for a long time. I remember that Cheaper Than Dirt even had a rudimrntery survival kit built around one some time back.
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