How to Make a Cheap Ghillie Suit

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Do you want to know how to make a cheap ghillie suit? If after deciding that making the elaborate ghillie suit described on how to make a ghillie suit is too much. Well then read this. It only involves a few simple steps to make a camo suit.

Steps

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    Get or buy a small blanket that matches the surroundings you want.
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    Use a hot glue gun and spread lines up and down the blanket about a few inches apart. Then criss-cross it.
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    Spread regular glue from a bottle in the squares.
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    Put grass all over it. Add other things that surround your environment to blend in more.
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    Use a hole puncher an punch a hole close to the top and middle of the blanket.
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    Put strong string through it and put it on.
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    Now you break up the outline of your body and camouflage yourself for whatever you want.

Alternate Method

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    Take a loose netting
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    Cut up an old pair of khakis into strips 1in by 6in
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    Bleach khaki strips till pure white
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    Color 4 colors that can be found widely in the environment you wish to be disguised in
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    Tie the strips to the netting. make sure the colors are not grouped together to much, spread them as much as possible and prevent a noticeable pattern from appearing
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    Color a large piece of cloth the same size as the netting a fifth color to blend in with the 4 other colors
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    Attach cloth to netting.
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    Check from a distance that the camo is effective
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    Check whatever it is you are camouflaged is effectively concealed
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    When in the field, add various twigs, leaves and other miscellaneous junk in your environment to the camo, to insure it looks natural

Tips

  • Only do one side of the blanket.
  • Add leaves or twigs to it to blend in more.
  • Let the glue dry.

Warnings

  • Be careful with the hot glue gun.

Things You'll Need

  • Glue
  • Hot Glue Gun
  • Grass, Twigs, Weeds, leaves, (etc.)
  • Blanket
  • Hole Puncher
  • Strong String
  • Old cloth
  • Netting
  • Dye
  • Bleach

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