10 Survival Uses For Zip Ties

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Originally known as cable ties, the plastic zip tie is an incredibly versatile piece of equipment. Only around since 1958, zip ties were originally used to bundle up a bunch of cables. Some smart person took a few home one day and, well, the rest is history. In survival situations, and just general life around the house, zip ties can really save the day. It is really one of the greatest inventions! Used as a flexible fastener in a zillion applications, it also has many uses in survival situations. One inventive use is when there is an injury in your hiking party. Using appropriate branches as splints, the zip ties can effectively hold the splint in place until a more effective method can be employed.

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10 Survival Uses For Zip Ties

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