Bug Out Bag(BOB)
BOB or bug out bag, this amazing multipurpose survival kit has many names such as 72-hour kit, Battle box, Grab bag, go bag, GOOD bag, INCH bag (INCH stands for I’m never coming home), PERK (Personal emergency relocation kit), or Quick run bag (QRB) and many more. It’s a lifesaving tool for every emergency situation. This bag is designed to contain lots of important items so that you can survive any emergency situation for 72 hours or 3 days. Believe it or not with BOB you can survive any emergency situation. Most of the people plan their Bug Out Bag to support them for any longer than that, however, just like other things there is a point of limit to what you can carry on your back and a 3-day target is a decent spot, to begin with.
Why it is good to have BOB (bug out bag)?
We all are living a good life but we never know what will happen next. But we can prepare for any kind of situation. Disaster can happen anytime, with a proper preparation you can face it and save your loved ones. We all know that we cannot control disaster but we can overcome it, With BOB you can survive any disaster or emergency or survival situation. BOB filled with all the multi propose tools that will help you to face emergency situations whether it’s a natural disaster or emergency situations.
A good preparation is key to your survival, so you have to be prepared for everything. For good preparation, Bug Out Bag (BOB) is top one of the list for all survivalists. BOB is not just a usual surviving tool, it has so many options that simply can save your life. In those situations, every second is valuable. Having a pre-gathered BOB with the fundamentals to keep you alive for at least 3 days and this 3 day can make a difference between survival and surrendering to the danger whatever it might be. So BOB is a must for a good preparation.
Top Lifesaving gear that you must have in your Bug Out Bag
Here is the list of top and basic gear for your Bug Out Bag that will save your life at any disaster.
You cannot survive over 3 minutes without fresh air, so you must have an air filtration mask in your bag. It will make sure of your easy breathing.
A human being can only live 3 days without pure drinking water. You need at least 3 liters of water for your 3 days BOB, minimum 1 liter per day. A water filtration system is another must-have element for your BOB and don’t forget about the water bottle.
For surviving a shelter is very important for you and your elements. Make sure that your BOB contains tent and sleeping bag.
Backpack Meals and Energy Bars can be a good option for a 3 Day Bug Out Bag. Pre-cooked meals are best because you can prepare them by adding boiling water to it. They are lightweight and long-lasting. Things like fishing gear and trap can be helpful.
Clothing depends on the survival situation. Things like hand gloves, waterproof jacket, options for clothes, a headgear will help you face any kind of surviving situation.
A BOB can help you to survive in difficult times but the main thing of surviving is really on your mentality if you have the courage to survive any situation BOB will support you and will give you a chance to survive. There are lots of gear that you must have in your BOB, we will talk about them in our future post. Stay tuned for more.