Masking tape for survival - garage tools

Masking tape for survival.



1. Close the package with provisions


Most long-term product packages are not intended to be resealed. Use masking tape to extend the shelf life of such food.


2. Make a rope


If you are locked in a high house, roll the tape in a spiral. This cable (multilayer if necessary) will help to survive.


3. Use as a dressing.


Medical use: Apply sterile cotton or cloth on the wound and press it down with tape.

masking tape for dressing


4. Make a spear


If you are in the wilderness in a situation of survival, simply attach your knife to the straight shaft, as a result, you will get a spear, a dart, an arrow, a harpoon.


5. Use as kindling


Striped masking tape - excellent waterproof kindling.


6. Save glass from breaking


Apply adhesive tape to windows and glass products, especially important in areas of armed conflict and before natural disasters.


7. Fix shoes


If there is a hole in your shoes from a multi-day transition, put the fabric inside and tear it inside with masking tape inside.


8. Give a signal for help


If you are lost and you have several rolls of different colours, use the contrast of the shapes on a large surface area to increase the visibility.


9. Fixpoints

Duct tape will give you back glasses if you need diopters or sun protection, but the arms or glass have become unusable (broken, broken).


10. Fix water tanks


Duct tape will cover the bottle and other containers.


11. Make shoelaces


To do this, roll the tape into the tube. If necessary, halve it so that the improvised laces pass through the ear in the shoe.


12. Close the hood of the car.


If the hood lock is broken - use masking tape to get to the Mechanical Station.


13. Fix the car mirror


It is done in the same way as fixing glasses or water bottles.


14. Make traps for animals.


Masking tape is suitable as a bonding material or as a weave for cage and netting (like shoelaces).


15. Support ankles


Just wrap your ankles with masking tape on your naked body in several layers.


16. Make handcuffs


Masking tape is a durable material for binding the opponent and the game.


17. Make a Masking Tape Strap


Fold the adhesive tape in half, and pass through the loops of the trousers.


18. Use Masking Tape on legs


Wrap the soles of your feet in advance if you think you can rub them during a long journey.


19. Keep tools together


Tools can be tied with tape.


20. Masking tape as a label


Use tape to attach to the desired places or parts with a description of the mark.


21. Masking tape for waterproofing documents


If you have a card, put a masking tape on it. So you will ensure its water resistance in case of emergency (drop in water, sweat, rain).


22. Warm shoes


Use adhesive tape inside the shoe as additional thermal insulation.

masking tape for shoes



23. If a flat tire


If there is no way out, duct tape will help you get to the Mechanical Station. True for both a bike and a motorcycle or car.


24. Masking tape for boats


Masking tape will help locate the breakdown of the rubber boat.


25. Use camouflage


Camouflage tape will help reduce the visibility of the tent or equipment. To do this, use the materials at hand - branches, grass, etc.


masking tape for camouflage



26. Mark the route


To do this, attach the tape to the trees and bushes (small sections of adhesive tape).


27. Remove the splinter


If a splinter rises above the skin, attach masking tape to it and sharply pull.


28. Fix the hand


A damaged limb can be fixed with masking tape.


29. Fix clothes


The adhesive tape allows patching holes on clothes and equipment.


30. Make a cup


You can make a water cup out of duct tape.


31. Protect elbows and knees


If you need to crawl, the tape can be a protector instead of elbow pads and knee pads.


32. Make a bag


You can make a bag out of duct tape. You can use it to make a bag of matter or large leaves.


33. Protect your knife


Just attach the tape to the blade.


Of course, here are just some of the methods of using adhesive tape. In fact, its use in the campaign, in everyday life and with survival is in the hundreds and probably thousands of options. As always, it remains only to add that our capabilities are limited only by our knowledge, skills, ingenuity and level of figurative thinking.