DIY ProjectsBuilding an Improvised Tower for Long Term Survival

Building an Improvised Tower for Long Term Survival

A survival tower can be used to keep an eye on your surroundings, get you off the ground and away from any wild animals, as a signal tower among other uses. One of the keys to surviving in an unfamiliar territory is to be able to keep a lookout for approaching dangers. One of the best ways to do that is to have a tall structure or tower that someone can stand on to keep a lookout from. Unfortunately, if you are in survival mode chances are great you won’t have access to wood and power tools that would make it easy to build a tower. This article will describe what you can use instead to build a suitable tower for a survival lookout tower.

Building an Improvised Tower for Long Term Survival

This Do It Yourself survival project was shared on Scribd. It starts off with a lesson on all of the necessary types of lashing techniques using rope to fasten together tree branches in order to construct an improvised tower. Once you master the lashings, the project goes on the describe all of the materials that you will need to gather in order to get started.

Benefits of reading and using Building an Improvised Tower for Long Term Survival

Learn the proper techniques that have been used for centuries to build structures without the use of modern materials.
The project includes a complete listing of all the necessary materials and supplies needed.
It includes a thorough tutorial covering lashing techniques and a complete guide on how to build it.
You will find several full color pictures inside the project that depict some of the parts of the project.


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Paige Raymond
Paige Raymond
Raised in rural Montana and educated in Mechanical Engineering and Sustainable Development, Paige Raymond combines a practical mindset with a passion for self-reliance and sustainability. With expertise ranging from mechanical solutions and food preservation to emergency preparedness and renewable energy, Paige is a proud author with more than 5000 published articles.

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