My personal essential Safari Kit list
Here is a list of my essential equipment for Safari;
My Essential Safari Equipment list;
3x light high quality wool socks (Kathmandu or Mountain Equipment brand Aus & NZ made. Minimise blisters very important!).
3x cotton short. (King Gee brown colour type).
3x cotton collared shirts,(King Gee brand type in green).
2x cotton trousers for travel, camp and hunt, (Aus made RM Williams brand ideal).
4x woollen boxers. (Kathmandu brand type. minimise chaffing, important!).
Quality leather shoes with soft rubber sole to minimise noise.(Courteney, Rossi or simmilar brand).
2x cotton sock savers/putties.
Sun Cap and or Akubra/ Tilly type wide brim hat.
Heavy rain resistant sound proof coat for cold mornings and travel.
Pocket type camera with belt pouch.
Ammo pouch & Belt (holding around 10 rounds with additional rounds in Trackers bag).
Binoculars in 8x30, 10x30 or 10x40 power with good harness such as "Crooked Horn" brand.
Rifle in mind velocity calibre such as 9.3x62, 375H&H, 416REM, 404J, 450 or similar with sling and detachable scope.
Rifle scope in low to mid power such as 4x36, 1.1-4 1.5-6 or similar.
Three peice cleaning rod with Jag , Brush, Barrel pull trough type cleaner & rifle oil "Ballistol".
Lockable case for rifle and one for ammunition.
40 rounds of ammunition. 15 Solid type, 15 "soft" soft nose like "Woodleigh RN" and 10 "hard" soft nose like "Swift A Frames".
Rechargeable torch such as "InovaT4" or "LEDLIGHT".
Soft compact gun slip for Vehicle travel.
Blister repair kit; COMPEED medium blister plasters (in green plastic case, made in Danmark).
Malaria Meds. "Malarone" OR if in high Tick area "Doxicyclone" Antibiotic.