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Recommended Fire Starters of 2020

Fire Starters : UST Strikeforce Though it’s flint-based, the length and width of the rod makes for lots of big, happy sparks that ensure a quick switch fire. The fires we lit with the Strikeforce were consistently instantaneous, making this a great tool for both beginners and emergency situations. Unmatched reliability aside, the flint-based starter is housed in a durable …

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Guide To Choose Fire Starter for Your Needs

When choosing a fire starter, consider first your skill level, how and why you intend to use it and the general specs and makeup of your various options. Magnesium vs. Flint vs. Ferrocerium Ferrocerium is a pyrophoric alloy containing metals that include iron, magnesium, lanthanum and cerium. It’s a firecracker on a stick. Comparatively, flint and steel starters will naturally send fewer and …