Instructables: exploring - outside - camping - fire - starter http://www.instructables.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:54:07 PDT BLOX v1.01 Easy DIY Free Fire Starters! http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-DIY-Free-Fire-Starters/
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Wed, 9 Jul 2014 10:14:45 PDT
Simple Fire Starters http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Fire-Starters/
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Tue, 30 Jul 2013 13:34:01 PDT
Camp Fire Starters http://www.instructables.com/id/Camp-Fire-Starters/
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Mon, 3 Jun 2013 02:57:22 PDT
How to Make a Cotton Ball Fire Starter http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Cotton-Ball-Fire-Starter/
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Wed, 9 May 2012 19:54:29 PDT
Cotton Wool Ball and Petroleum Jelly Firestarters http://www.instructables.com/id/Cotton-Wool-Ball-and-Petroleum-Jelly-Firestarters/
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Fri, 20 Apr 2012 01:37:07 PDT
Valentine Fire Starters http://www.instructables.com/id/Valentine-Fire-Starters/
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Thu, 2 Feb 2012 13:21:54 PST
Make Your Own Fire Place Starters http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Fire-Place-Starters/
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Thu, 22 Dec 2011 19:46:32 PST
The Last Firestarter http://www.instructables.com/id/the-last-firestarter/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/GKKV/GP7IF20L/F9EGKKVGP7IF20L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/GKKV/GP7IF20L/F9EGKKVGP7IF20L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/GKKV/GP7IF20L/F9EGKKVGP7IF20L.SMALL.jpg axiomaddict Well.. here it is... The last fire starter you will ever need.  Simple. Reliable. Effective. Items required for maximum efficiency... 1 paper towel 1/4 c salt or sugar 3 inch piece of butchers twine 1/2 c oil zipper or slide lock style bag once all components have been acquire...
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Fri, 24 Jun 2011 15:15:13 PDT
1 Minute Duct Tape Fire Starter http://www.instructables.com/id/Duct-Tape-Fire-Starter/
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Thu, 16 Jun 2011 15:25:49 PDT
Making Waterproof Fire Starters http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Waterproof-Fire-Starters/
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Tue, 7 Jun 2011 16:31:17 PDT
Dead Simple Camp Fire Starter http://www.instructables.com/id/Dead-Simple-Camp-Fire-Starter/
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Thu, 14 Apr 2011 15:18:46 PDT
Waterproof Dryer Lint Fire-Starter http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterproof-Dryer-Lint-Fire-Starter/
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Thu, 8 Apr 2010 23:33:16 PDT
Emergency Campfire Starter http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Campfire-Starter/
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Thu, 27 Aug 2009 18:09:48 PDT
Waterproof Emergency Fire Tinder Bundle (video demo) http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterproof-Emergency-Fire-Tinder-Bundle/
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Sun, 21 Jun 2009 11:39:42 PDT