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Monday, April 27, 2009

Fire Kits in stock

Fire kit

Fire kit

I have been getting my backpack and car kits updated and doing a lot of wilderness survival review lately. I decided to make myself a good fire kit since I didn’t have one that met all of my needs. I came up with the one you see in the picture and I believe it is all the fire kit I will ever need.

The kit has 3 ways to start a fire, 5 types of tinder and a way to make more char cloth if needed (if you have a 100% cotton shirt on in the bush).

After building my kit I decided I would try and sell them since I have never seen a fire kit that comes with this much. I teamed up with GoingGear.com (a great store in general) to sell these kits. They are priced at only $14.99 right now so I’m not making a fortune on these. If you buy one let me know what you think. Please send me both good and bad opinions because one of you might see a way to improve it that I have missed.

Fir Kit Contents:

  • Unmarked/Unpainted metal tin
  • Char cloth
  • Matches
  • PJ cotton balls
  • Fine steel wool
  • Fatwood
  • Wax and sawdust fire starter
  • 1/4″ x 3″ firesteel
  • Chrome capsule lighter
  • Hacksaw blade piece

Click here to check out the going gear product page for this kit. (I’m told they will have video’s up soon reviewing this kit)

Original; http://everydayprepper.wordpress.com/2009/04/03/fire-kits-in-stock/