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this is a great way to get a single flame with a zippo lighter and just one other item. read on.....

to show what this process can do,i started this fire using this method.

p.s. dont forget to rate and comment
 
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Step 1: Items.

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1.zippo with a flint FUEL NOT NEEDED!!!!!!!!!!
2.some tag,axe,other flamable substance that is sprayable.

that's it!!!!

this is about as big a flame as i can get from this method.

Step 2: What to do

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1.simply spray the axe(or whatever you're using) onto the wick.lightly push the button so that it doesn't spray everywhere on the lighter.
2.attempt to light it.
3. having done that,it should produce a single use flame that will last for,well i have had it last for about 20 seconds. you can do it over and over again,until the flame is no longer needed.

Step 3: Thanks for reading!!!!!

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this is an extremely simple thing to do and learn,and I hope that is helps someone out someday.
dlaneve17 months ago
Did this once when hunting. Used some alcohol from first aid kit. Filled the Zippo up with kerosene from camp stove on a few occasions as well.Nice that you can use almost any flammable fluid in a Zippo in an emergency.
eg6_guy9 months ago
Out of*
eg6_guy9 months ago
This helped me out if a dry pinch lighting a bowl a second ago!
DylanFan2472 years ago
Can you soak the cotton inside with axe? will it work? or will it just dry out?
frodo19852 years ago
break cleaner lasts for about 3 days when you fill a zippo with it
sharlston5 years ago
hairpsray is better
naa WD40 IS WAY BETTER
liquid wrench for plastic.
One. sambennie4 years ago
*flaming corpse flies across field of vision*
haha dude my uncle gave me a zippo but it doesn't have anymore fluid in it and my parents wont get me any so i was joking to my parents that i would use wd40 instead and they started freaking out. haha
hackernike4 years ago
did they buy you fluid after that and zippos also work amazing with ronson oil 4 dollers at a local doller store mine is silver doller plus
goeon4 years ago
 : / that would gum up the zippo -_- 
cybesystem4 years ago
I approve!