The Sumo Survival Bushcraft Podcast
About This Show
Sumo Survival is the brainchild of brothers Sean and Sy Makin. After decades of outdoor adventures and buying and using more kit than a small Scandinavian army, they decided it was time to make use of the knowledge they had gained and share it with other bushcrafters.
Most Recent Episode
Sumo Survival Bushcraft - Episode 99 - Hello 2017!
7 days ago
The guys are back for episode 99 of the Sumo Survival Bushcraft Podcast and also their first show of 2017.
Jim from Ashbourne asks the guys if there are cheaper alternatives available to the mainstream Personal Location Beacons (PLB’s). The fellas talk about the various options that are available and how it is important that you invest your money wisely in safety equipment.
John from Minehead asks the brothers if the two-way radios sets that you can purchase from places like Argos actually any good for use in the outdoors. Sy talks about her experience of using these kinds of radios and covers their advantages and disadvantages.
Wigan based Frank asks which are best for getting an edge on your blade - a traditional oil stone or a japanese water stone . The guys chat about their preferences for sharpening stones and share their views.
Donald from Totnes asks if German Army Parka are a good for use as a bushcraft jacket. The guys chat about ex-military kit and how suitable it is for bushcraft use especially ex-German Army kit.
If you, your bushcraft school or your outdoor company would like to feature in a future episode of the Sumo Survival Bushcraft Podcast then please get in touch with us.
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Rated 5 out of
Real life bushcrafters with real life solutions!
I really enjoy the Sumo Survival brothers. They laugh and joke and talk about real life situations. Episode 36 was really good and helped me to decide which knife I should buy my kids and how I should teach them how to use it safely. Thanks guys!
Date published: 2014-12-09