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Backpack Hikers Can Fix Almost Anything With This

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Backpack Hikers Can Fix Almost Anything With This

How can hikers and trekkers benefit from something made in the 1940's? During World War II, the US military asked Johnson & Johnson to devise a waterproof, strong cloth based tape that could keep their ammunition dry. The GI's called it “duck tape” because it was waterproof like a duck’s back. This ultra- sticky, multi-purpose adhesive has helped people since its invention with unimaginable ways to secure, mend and re-purpose new and broken items. Hikers can really get themselves out of many bad situations with Duck Tape. Properties of Duck Tape People have been using duct tape to fix and...

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