Introduction: Starting a Fire With 9V Battery and Steel Wool

Here is a video of how to star a fire wit a battery and some steel wool. All you need is some tinder a 9V Battery and some steel wool.
Enjoy and be fire safe.


RUMCYCO (author)2011-10-16

Good Instructable mate, never knew it worked that quickly!! Ive seen it done with a car battery, but in a survival/ camping or everyday usage a 9v is definitely the lightest/ cheapest way to go

camping crazy (author)2012-12-25

Can you reuse it? Its pretty cool

rimar2000 (author)2011-04-06


I think a car battery must be even more efficient, isn't?

trebor (author)rimar20002011-04-11

Sure would be.

rottieowner90 (author)2011-04-09

great instructable.

pandadude (author)2011-04-07

Nice video. I love starting fires this way. Sound is a little quiet.

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