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UST Targets Ultralight Backpacking Market
With New BASE Kit

Ultralight waterproof kit contains the essentials to start a fire and signal for help and weighs only 2.4 ounces.

Ultimate Survival Technologies Press Release

FlashlightNews.org - 4/15/2009


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BASE Kit™ Basic Adventure Survival Essentials Kit™

BASE Kit™ Basic Adventure Survival Essentials Kit™

MONROE, Wa. - The BASE Kit™ is the latest in a new line of lightweight all-weather survival and camping tools from Ultimate Survival Technologies. This ultralight waterproof kit contains the essentials to start a fire and signal for help and weighs only 2.4 ounces.

The BASE Kit™ contains the new Sparkie™ mini emergency fire starter that boasts one-handed operation. It also contains WetFire™ tinder which lights even when wet, the unbreakable StarFlash® signal mirror and the JetScream™ high decibel whistle. The kit comes in an ALokSak® that is watertight to 200 feet. All components are designed for use in the most extreme conditions and can be used one-handed in case of injury.

"Everyone who goes outdoors should carry the BASE Kit™," says Nancie Weston, Director of Commercial Sales for UST. "The ability to make fire and signal for help is essential. This kit was created so hikers and backpackers no longer have to sacrifice quality survival essentials to save on weight."

The BASE Kit™ is made in the U.S.A. and is currently in production for release this spring.

About Ultimate Survival Technologies

Ultimate Survival Technologies (UST) develops high-end survival tools and equipment for some of the most elite organizations on earth. Our products are designed to meet the highest standards in quality and design.

For more information, visit the company's web site at: ultimatesurvival.com.









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