Survival Fire Starter Magnesium Flint w Striker Emergency Air Rescue Signaling
Magnesium Fire Starting Tool
and emergency signaling device!
Start hundreds of fires with a flame source of 5400 degrees Fahrenheit!
Size: 3″ x 1 1/8″ x 1/2″
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This reliable fire starter method features 3″ magnesium flint with a steel striker that is serrated at the end. Easy to pack and carry, this fire striker will ignite even when wet! Don’t get caught without this no-fail fire striker!
Works equally well when wet!
Magnesium Fire Starting Tool. Works by scraping the tool with any knife to create a small pile of magnesium shavings. Then use the built-in sparking insert to ignite the shavings.
First Responders, Preppers,
Search and Rescue, Military,
Backpackers, Hikers, Campers,
Bicyclers, Mountain Bikers,
Boaters, Kayakers, Canoeists,
Hunters, Pilots, Climbers,
Snowmobilers, Snow Skiers,
Cross Country Skiers, Travelers,
Survivalists, Scuba Divers,
… and the Survivors Edge!
Count on it to work, wet or dry, even with damp kindling. It’s so dependable, it’s been adopted by the U.S. Armed forces for their survival kits. And all you need to make it work is a knife.
By scraping the “shaving edges” with the blade, you will accumulate a pile of magnesium shavings. Then simply scrape the “sparking insert” to ignite the shavings to temperatures of 5400., hot enough to light even the most stubborn campfire! It’s size makes it convenient for pocket or tackle box.
Under windy conditions, the magnesium shavings should be placed in a depression in the ground. Will ignite rubber to create a distress smoke signal. (Use tire from your vehicle if necessary to attract aircraft.) If fine tinder is not available, use the following:
Warning: Gasoline is too hazardous to use but kerosene and diesel fuel are acceptable.