The Escape Evade Pathfinder: Military & Tactical Strap w/ SERE kit, Compass, Kevlar Saw, Cuff Key.
Whether serving in the military or operating in a tactical environment, this 550 Mil-Spec strap will outfit you when trekking a LAND-NAV course or training at the range. Avoid and endure a kidnapping, hostage situation, or OCONUS detainment using the E&E (Evade & Escape) tools. Concealed inside the buckle is a non-metallic cuff key to escape illegal restraints or used as a backup key for security professionals. The Kevlar cordage is a praised tool in scenarios requiring escape from obstacles like flex-cuffs and rope. Additional tools allow for fire starting, navigating to rally points, repairing gear, adjusting front sight post, saw thru iron bars, and more.
Quick Access Items: Compass, Handcuff Key, Kevlar Saws, Illumination Surface, Ranger Bands, Firestarter Rod, Green and Red Chemlight, Tinder Wicks, Ceramic Razor, Diamond Wire Blade, Saw/Shim Tool, Spare Cuff Key,
0- 10-15' Paracord, Type III, 550lb: 7 inner nylon strands each w/ 2 braided strings. Replace shoestrings, make a bow saw, lash together logs to create a raft, make a bear bag, use as fishing line, tie down gear, create snare traps, fashion a clothesline or tent frame, etc. 1- Nylon Strands: Each bracelet includes 125-250 feet of cordage. 35lb rating per strand. Utilize the inner strands of paracord sheath as fishing line, sutures, sheltering lashes, strapping, etc. 2- *Handcuff Key Buckle: non-metallic, concealed handcuff key. Universal fit. 3- 4x Black Ziptie: Use as cable tie to strap down gear, ignite to create smoke signal, or melt to waterproof items. 4- Magnetized Sewing Needle/Pick: Pick locks, pair w/ paracord strands for suture kit, use as an improvised compass when placed on floating leaf. 5- Duct Tape Strap (Mil Spec 100MPH tape): repair gear, use as bandage, patch & waterproof tears to a tent, splint boat paddle, use as fly trap for protein. 6- *Advanced Kevlar Utility Cord. Black (K.U.C.): 2 lengths, 600TEX rating for use as Sawing Cord and Snare Wire (200lb tested - Improved Coating for UV/Friction Resistant). Saw branches/zipties/ropes, fashion a bow saw, catch wild game using as a snare wire, make a trip line, use as garrote. Adopted by US Army SERE specialists and NAVY Seals. TIPS: To Saw, A. Use long back & forth sawing motions to reduce friction/damage to K.U.T. Concentrate sawing on a single point of item being cut. B. Wear gloves to protect your hand or create handles from a pen/stick. (half of K.U.C. is secured under ranger band on strap for easy access, half is stashed in a ziplock bag as a replacement or for practice) 7- *6 Ranger Bands: secure gear, silence rucksack clips, add grip to pistol handle, burn as tinder. 8- *Luminous Compass: LAND-NAV tested. Fixed 360 Degree Dial. Impact and Water Resistant. 9- *Luminous Glow Light Surface: charge in seconds from natural/artificial light source(flashlight, sun, phone screen) generates minutes of a low glow output for seeing a map or completing tasks in dark environments.
FULL UPGRADE MODEL INCLUDES (0-16)
10- *2x Micro Chem Light Stick: 1 Cyalume Red Stick (Military Grade NATO Chemlight, HI-VIS, 4yr Shelf Life in sealed packet) 1 Standard Green Stick (equipped to strap, 2yr shelf life, medium glow). Break to activate. Illuminate documents or complete tasks in low light conditions. Use as signalling/comms device. Red light prevents light fragmentation to allow for subdued use. 11- *Fire Steel Ferrocerium Toggle Peg: Start a fire. Scrape slowly to shave off black covering before use. Strike quickly to ignite tinder. Reflect on sparks into nest of fine tinder, provide oxygen flow by blowing into the base of flame. 12- *Fire Tinder Wick: highly flammable red fibrous strand coated in combustible oils for fire starting assistance. 13- Diamond Wire Blade: 70mm Highly Abrasive Rod with Hard Composites of Diamond Dust- capable of sawing thru Iron Bars and Steel Chains. 14- *Zirconia Ceramic Razor Blade and Fire Striker w/ Sheath (Wear Resistant - Non-Dulling Cutting Edge - Covert - Non Metallic - Concealable ). Strike against flint to create sparks, cutting blade for endless uses, razor sharp for shaving or skinning, cut thru rope/ziptie restrains. 15- *Saw Shim Tool: Superesse designed, surgical flex steel. Single side serrated saw edge. Slim build allows for shimming restaints. Outfitted with two punched lanyard holes. Create finger loops with cordage and run thru lanyard holes to create grips for utilizing as a saw. 16- *Backup Handcuff Key: TIHK brand key with clip for concealment on person. Secured under ranger band for quick access.
PARACORD CORDAGE OPTIONS
Standard Paracord (multiple colors, no additional charge): Paracord, Type III, 550lb: 7 inner nylon strands each w/ 2 braided strings. Replace shoestrings, make a bow saw, lash together logs to create a raft, make a bear bag, use as fishing line, tie down gear, create snare traps, fashion a clothesline or tent frame, etc. Utilize the inner strands of paracord sheath as fishing line, sutures, sheltering lashes, strapping, etc.
+Fire Cord (black): 550lb 7 nylon strand paracord containing an inner combustible wick that easily ignites with a strong flame, long burn time, and is waterproof. Great for starting fires in wet conditions or when tinder isn’t accessible. Oil based tinder. Fray the red wick to create more surface area and light with a spark.
+Titan Survival Cord (black): contains useful inner strands of 25 lb. test mono-filament fishing line, waterproof/waxed twisted jute fiber strand, and 30 AWG metallic alloy conductive/non-magnetic snare wire, (and of course 7 nylon strands, 550lb+ strength)
NOTE: Items w/ asterisk (*) are ready for quick deployment. Not all items are included in the standard base model, for all available options select the full upgrade model. SeeParacord Straps Collectionpage for bracelet tips and usage information.