2-7. OPERATING PROCEDURE (Cont)
BASIC (TYPE I) SURVIVAL PACKET. The basic packet should remain sealed until it is required to be used.
Use items sparingly to make sure they last until you are rescued.
Description/Use or Operation
COMPRESSED TRIOXANE FUEL. Use for
heating food and/or water.
WATERPROOF MATCHES. For use as
WHISTLE. Use for signaling or
communication and aid in rescue.
MAGNESIUM FIRE STARTER. Use for instant
HEADNET AND MITTEN SET. Use for pro-
tection against insects (apply insect
repellent before using).
SUNSCREEN AND INSECT REPELLENT. Use for
protection against insects and sunburn.
HAND-SAW, TYPE MB-2. Use in shelter
construction or for other use as
POCKETKNIFE. For use as required.
MOLESKIN. Use for foot injuries and
CHEWING GUM. Use for quick energy.
CANDY. Use for quick energy and body
LIST OF CONTENTS AND INSTRUCTIONS. Use
for item identification, inventory, and