Scouts-L Mail Archive for December of 1999: Re: Empty tins...
Re: Empty tins...
Fri, 3 Dec 1999 21:39:57 -0600
Although plastic containers have many merits, part of the tin's purpose is
that it act as a small cooking pot- the original directions include a wire
To all- thanks for the reminders about Altoids and candies! Any ideas where
I can get them REALLY cheap/free?
----- Original Message -----
From: Len Christiansen <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: Mark Adkins <Madkins007@HOME.COM>
Sent: Friday, December 03, 1999 8:04 AM
Subject: Re: Empty tins...
> Mark Adkins wrote:
> > I am looking for a good source of empty 'tins' with tight-fitting lids
> > make survival kits
> > snip
> How about a rectangular Tupperware container or microwavable container?
> I use a microwavable container made by Anchor Hocking a few years back
> for a mess kit for backpacking. It is about "one sandwich" in size and
> has a tight fitting lid for freezer to microwave use. If memory serves
> they had a couple of smaller sizes available and several larger sizes.
> Oh, BTW, I have no financial interest in either Tupperware or Anchor
> Hocking that I am aware of.
> Len Christiansen mailto:email@example.com
> SA Troop 292, Mobile, AL Spanish Trail District Commissioner
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