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Picture of Waterproof Camping Fire Straws!
Warning: I am not liable for injuries using the lighter. Try at your own risk. This project should not be done without adult supervision.
 
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Step 1: Materials

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• pliers
• straws
• scissors
• lighter
• drier lint or cotton balls work best ( can use petroleum jelly)

Step 2: Cut Straw

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Cut straw to about 2 inches

Step 3: Fusing

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Take pliers and hold straw about 1.5 mm from end and use lighter to fuse ends together

Step 4: Stuffing

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Stuff fused straw with desired flammable material

Step 5: Final Fusing

Stuff flammable material way back into the straw so it will not ignite during fusing. Finally fuse the end to reveal final product!
jbelew9 months ago
I'm not really a fan of burning plastic as a form of appreciating nature. It seems a bit backwards.