Have you ever thought about looking in your closet for what you could repurpose wire hangers for?
In this post, we cover the survival uses for wire hangers so you can use them for more than one function.
Survival Hacks and Household Uses With A Wire Coat Hanger
Plastic hangers are for amateurs.
Wire hangers will have dozens of ways you can use them to survive and be more self-sufficient with the items that seemingly only have one function. Which is to collect dust in your closet.
Let’s start the list.
Use the hanger to assist your tent with some pegs.
Car Door Unlocker
A classic urban survival trick. I’ve only locked my keys in my car once in my life so far, and yes I did use a hanger.
But unlocking your car with a hanger is something everyone does at one point or another.
String insertion tool
Hanger for pistol belts
Hang your belts for your handguns and pistols with ease.
Make a makeshift DIY antenna out of a wire hanger, skip the trip to Best Buy.
Hot Dog Hanger
Hang hot dogs on your next camping trip.
You can also hang marshmallows.
Penny Stove Stand
Drain Pickup Tool
Guy Wire and 4 S-hook
Make one of the most functional and useful items with the hanger.
Use them as a stake to secure what you’re building, like a DIY shelter.
Use the hanger to be able to carry multiple bottles.
Make paper clips to organize your papers.
Handle the survival situation with a hanger.
Carry your rings or other survival jewelry that you have.
Slim jim locked car keys
Belt keeper and strap
Drain retrieval hook
As a hanger
Almost forgot about this one. Last but not least.
Just use it as a hanger.
Since we already have hangers, why not getting a different kind so they can
become multifunctional and be used for more than just a simple task.
How many of these have you done with a wire hanger? Let us know in the comments if you know any other survival uses.