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Emergency Fire Starting: Part 1 – What To Do When The Matches Run Out

I’m offering this short series of three videos to those beginning preppers to whom fire starting skills might not be a part of their skill set.  With winters getting colder and the chance of extended power outages due to ice/snow storms making freezing, even in your own home, a not-so-remote possibility, I hope you will appreciate the simple means of starting a fire without aid of matches or a butane lighter shown in the following series of videos.

January 5, 2011 - Posted by | Uncategorized

1 Comment »

  1. I have something called wetfire tinder that makes starting a fire simple with one of these. best of all it will even light in the rain. anybody know of something just as effective that you can make on your own?

    Comment by kenway | March 20, 2011 | Reply

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