Instructables: exploring - outside - fire http://www.instructables.com Thu, 24 Apr 2014 23:45:00 PDT BLOX v1.01 Fire with a Magnifying Glass http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-with-a-Magnifying-Glass/
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:36:05 PDT
Pit Oven http://www.instructables.com/id/Pit-Oven/
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:48:00 PDT
Fire Starter http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-Starter-2/
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 13:41:40 PDT
Match fire starter http://www.instructables.com/id/Match-fire-starter/
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 05:57:10 PDT
How I make a campfire http://www.instructables.com/id/How-I-make-a-campfire/
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 19:58:43 PDT
Waterproof Match Box (Shotgun Shells) http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterproof-Match-Box-Shotgun-Shells/
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Wed, 26 Mar 2014 07:43:20 PDT
Wire Folding Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Wire-Folding-Stove/
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Sat, 22 Mar 2014 07:45:48 PDT
Emergency Flint Fire Starter/ The Fire Straw. http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Flint-Fire-Starter-The-Fire-Straw/
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Sat, 22 Mar 2014 04:30:26 PDT
Simple and Clean Penny Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-and-Clean-Penny-Stove/
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Wed, 12 Mar 2014 20:05:51 PDT
Fire Lighters http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-Lighters/
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Sun, 2 Mar 2014 09:55:31 PST
Dorito Firestarter http://www.instructables.com/id/Dorito-Firestarter/
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Sat, 1 Mar 2014 18:56:53 PST
How To Make S'mores http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Smores/
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Sun, 23 Feb 2014 20:30:19 PST
Cooking Wild Onions http://www.instructables.com/id/Cooking-Wild-Onions/
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Sun, 23 Feb 2014 16:33:19 PST
Fire From A Primitive Bow Drill http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-From-A-Privative-Bow-Drill/
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Thu, 20 Feb 2014 20:10:40 PST
Fire Starter http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-Starter-1/
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Wed, 29 Jan 2014 16:35:21 PST
Super Easy Fire Starter http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Easy-Fire-Starter/
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Mon, 27 Jan 2014 16:10:33 PST
Waterproof Fire Starters http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterproof-Fire-Starters/
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Mon, 27 Jan 2014 13:05:30 PST
Making a water canister with fire http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-water-canister-with-fire/
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Thu, 23 Jan 2014 00:52:50 PST
easy cheap fire experiment http://www.instructables.com/id/easy-cheap-fire-experiment/
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Thu, 16 Jan 2014 09:27:00 PST
How To Cook A Marsh Mallow On A Camp Fire http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Cook-A-Marsh-Mallow-On-A-Camp-Fire/
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Fri, 10 Jan 2014 13:03:17 PST
How To Make Feather Sticks http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Feather-Sticks/
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Tue, 31 Dec 2013 11:48:41 PST
Sterno alternative Altoids stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Sterno-alternative-Altoids-stove/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/O4BW/HPL6CUNO/FFZO4BWHPL6CUNO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/O4BW/HPL6CUNO/FFZO4BWHPL6CUNO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/O4BW/HPL6CUNO/FFZO4BWHPL6CUNO.SMALL.jpg ParkersPreps This is the instructable this video is based on: http://www.instructables.com/id/Better-Sterno-Alternative/
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Mon, 30 Dec 2013 07:39:54 PST
How To Make Firesticks http://www.instructables.com/id/Firestick/
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Sun, 29 Dec 2013 15:43:18 PST
How To Make A Fire With A Gum Wrapper And A Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Fire-With-A-Gum-Wrapper-And-A-Batter/
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Mon, 23 Dec 2013 15:55:28 PST
Altoids Survival Kit 2.1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Survival-Kit-21-22/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/4H4C/HPEG7RDG/FS04H4CHPEG7RDG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/4H4C/HPEG7RDG/FS04H4CHPEG7RDG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/4H4C/HPEG7RDG/FS04H4CHPEG7RDG.SMALL.jpg BudgetBugout Hey everybody!  Sit back, relax and watch as I share with you a back up kit that I keep on me at all times when I'm in the great outdoors!  If you were placed in a survival situation are you prepared? 
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Thu, 19 Dec 2013 15:06:08 PST
Altoids Survival Fire Starting Tin http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Survival-Fire-Starting-Tin/
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 19:29:59 PST
Ultimate Altoids Survival Tin http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Altoids-Survival-Tin/
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 18:48:47 PST
Mini Fire Starting Tin http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Fire-Starting-Tin/
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 17:40:18 PST
MALAGASY FIRE COOKING STANDS http://www.instructables.com/id/MALAGASY-FIRE-COOKING-STANDS/
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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 18:33:18 PST
Super Simple Firestarter http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Simple-Firestarter/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/BP0H/HP0CT9VY/FR2BP0HHP0CT9VY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/BP0H/HP0CT9VY/FR2BP0HHP0CT9VY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/BP0H/HP0CT9VY/FR2BP0HHP0CT9VY.SMALL.jpg zposner Today I'll be showing you how to make a super simple fire starter that works great. Its super simple because it only requires 3 ingredients, better yet you probably already have them!!!!!  If you are a child, like me, get an adult to help you.                             Ingredients -rubbing alcoho...
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Mon, 9 Dec 2013 19:12:14 PST
Fire Power: Electricity from heat http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-Power-Electricity-from-heat/
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Thu, 5 Dec 2013 09:54:41 PST
Side Burner Can Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Side-Burner-Can-Stove-1/
Side Burner Can Stove - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/SUEB/HOSKU27L/FJ1SUEBHOSKU27L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/SUEB/HOSKU27L/FJ1SUEBHOSKU27L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/SUEB/HOSKU27L/FJ1SUEBHOSKU27L.SMALL.jpg charlieCG This is a side burner aluminum can stove. It combines several different designs I've seen online, with a couple touches of my own. I own several commercial backpacking stoves; the one I'll show you in this tutorial weighs significantly less than all of them. Anyone who has gone on an overnight campi...
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Thu, 5 Dec 2013 09:00:09 PST
How to make a hot, long lasting campfire http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-hot-long-lasting-campfire/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/O5WC/HO22XYT3/FR5O5WCHO22XYT3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/O5WC/HO22XYT3/FR5O5WCHO22XYT3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/O5WC/HO22XYT3/FR5O5WCHO22XYT3.SMALL.jpg Assassin Tube We have made many of these already, to make sure it works for you guys, hope you enjoy :) Just incase the embedded video doesn't work heres the link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nQS_o_szCdY
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Sat, 30 Nov 2013 17:06:00 PST
How To Make A Fire Starter http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Fire-Starter-1/
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Wed, 27 Nov 2013 15:05:49 PST
Food Storage Can Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Food-Storage-Can-Stove/
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By: basementhacker

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Thu, 14 Nov 2013 10:32:18 PST
The 'Bikers Cheese' http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Bikers-Cheese/
The 'Bikers Cheese' - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/G6TW/HNR83IL5/FL1G6TWHNR83IL5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/G6TW/HNR83IL5/FL1G6TWHNR83IL5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/G6TW/HNR83IL5/FL1G6TWHNR83IL5.SMALL.jpg bricobart This is a popular recipe among French motorbikers. It's simple, cheap, fast, and it's so delicious you'd sell your mother for it. I can't tell you the dozens of friends I've made while preparing this on hiking journeys. Fire attracts people. Cheese in the fire attracts everybody - and even more wh...
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Fri, 8 Nov 2013 07:21:25 PST
Build An Ultimate Outdoor FirePit Complete With Custom Cap Stone: The ManPit http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-An-Ultimate-Outdoor-Manly-FirePit-Complete-W/
Build An Ultimate Outdoor FirePit Complete With Custom Cap Stone: The ManPit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/8ALW/HNICTHXG/F798ALWHNICTHXG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/8ALW/HNICTHXG/F798ALWHNICTHXG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/8ALW/HNICTHXG/F798ALWHNICTHXG.SMALL.jpg RNation0001 Overview: In the steps ahead you will learn to build a great fire pit that's aesthetically pleasing as well as easy to build and last but certainly not least pretty easy on your wallet, in fact this project cost me less than 100 bucks. Let me stress that anyone can do this and its not as hard a...
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Mon, 4 Nov 2013 01:03:27 PST
Storm lighter http://www.instructables.com/id/Storm-lighter/
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Fri, 1 Nov 2013 13:46:17 PDT
Waterproof Camping Fire Straws! http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterproof-Camping-Fire-Straws/
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Sat, 26 Oct 2013 14:54:40 PDT
E.D.C pocket survival kit (Not Altoids tin) http://www.instructables.com/id/EDC-pocket-survival-kit-Not-Altoids-tin/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/PR2G/HN6BSUG5/FMPPR2GHN6BSUG5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/PR2G/HN6BSUG5/FMPPR2GHN6BSUG5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/PR2G/HN6BSUG5/FMPPR2GHN6BSUG5.SMALL.jpg camping crazy This is a small compact survival kit in a first aid kit box from the Dollar Store, it has:                                                                                           Fire :1 tea-light candle, 2 books of matches,8 Strike anywhere wooden matches, 1 Fire starting stick(Can be broken int...
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Thu, 24 Oct 2013 18:11:53 PDT
Easy O Ring / Thread Gasket (Duo Seal) Fire Piston http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-O-Ring-Thread-Gasket-Duo-Seal-Fire-Piston/
Easy O Ring / Thread Gasket (Duo Seal) Fire Piston - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/FT4C/HMMFCDAP/FYJFT4CHMMFCDAP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/FT4C/HMMFCDAP/FYJFT4CHMMFCDAP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/FT4C/HMMFCDAP/FYJFT4CHMMFCDAP.SMALL.jpg shreekulkarni Please refer my another fire piston on http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Fire-Piston-with-thread-gasket/ This fire piston uses either traditional thread gasket or O ring . Its realy an easy Duo Seal fire piston. Since cylinder of smaller diameter (3/8") is used, its easier to produce requ...
By: shreekulkarni

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Wed, 16 Oct 2013 09:06:48 PDT
Real Smoke Bomb http://www.instructables.com/id/Real-Smoke-Bomb/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/M9OT/HMVJPKU7/FJLM9OTHMVJPKU7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/M9OT/HMVJPKU7/FJLM9OTHMVJPKU7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/M9OT/HMVJPKU7/FJLM9OTHMVJPKU7.SMALL.jpg ajensen19 Materials: sugar, potassium nitrate, pan, fire Procedure: 1. Mix sugar and potassium nitrate together into any ratio that you want. 2. Put a fire to the mixture and watch it ignite in smoke.
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Tue, 15 Oct 2013 17:58:17 PDT
Homemade Flamethrower http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Flamethrower-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/L413/HMVJPKX3/FZHL413HMVJPKX3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/L413/HMVJPKX3/FZHL413HMVJPKX3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/L413/HMVJPKX3/FZHL413HMVJPKX3.SMALL.jpg ajensen19 Materials: bottle, drill, butane, lighter. Procedure: 1. Take a bottle and drill a hole in the cap. 2. Fill the bottle with butane. 3. Take a lighter to the to area where you have the hole in the bottle and spray out butane. p of the bottle and squeeze the bottle. 4. Butane will be sprayed in...
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Mon, 14 Oct 2013 21:01:00 PDT
How to make fire using only a battery and steel wool http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-fire-using-only-a-battery-and-steel-wo/
How to make fire using only a battery and steel wool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/98N8/HMEXSJPF/FO098N8HMEXSJPF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/98N8/HMEXSJPF/FO098N8HMEXSJPF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/98N8/HMEXSJPF/FO098N8HMEXSJPF.SMALL.jpg 3zero6zero9zero Learn how to make fire using only a battery and steel wool. It is very easy to do. Just buy a 9 volt battery and some steel wool (the finer the better) and rub the battery on the wool. The wool will instantly start to spark. Lighting your tinder and making a fire will be easy like never before. Enjo...
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Mon, 7 Oct 2013 02:20:59 PDT
How to make fire using only a battery http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-fire-using-only-a-battery/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/98N8/HMEXSJPF/FO098N8HMEXSJPF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/98N8/HMEXSJPF/FO098N8HMEXSJPF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/98N8/HMEXSJPF/FO098N8HMEXSJPF.SMALL.jpg 3zero6zero9zero Learn how to make fire using only a battery and steel wool. It is very easy to do. Just buy a 9 volt battery and some steel wool (the finer the better) and rub the battery on the wool. The wool will instantly start to spark. Lighting your tinder and making a fire will be easy like never before. Enjo...
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Sat, 5 Oct 2013 14:15:51 PDT
Make Fire Piston with thread gasket http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Fire-Piston-with-thread-gasket/
Make Fire Piston with thread gasket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/BX5Q/HM8DKIZJ/F0GBX5QHM8DKIZJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/BX5Q/HM8DKIZJ/F0GBX5QHM8DKIZJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/BX5Q/HM8DKIZJ/F0GBX5QHM8DKIZJ.SMALL.jpg shreekulkarni Making fire piston is not really difficult as it seems.Its just the matter to follow few conditions ,  such as.. 1. The cylinder diameter must not be more than 1/2 ", if its more then its becomes almost impossible to create the required pressure using hand strength.The ideal diameter is from 3/8" t...
By: shreekulkarni

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Fri, 4 Oct 2013 11:14:17 PDT
Make Char Cloth Easily at Home! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Char-Cloth-Easily-at-Home/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/BKDD/HLY7EA62/F98BKDDHLY7EA62.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/BKDD/HLY7EA62/F98BKDDHLY7EA62.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/BKDD/HLY7EA62/F98BKDDHLY7EA62.SMALL.jpg rickosgood Learn how to make Char Cloth!  Char Cloth is a great kindling that you can use in a survival situation in order to start a fire.
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Tue, 24 Sep 2013 08:58:37 PDT
Making A Flint And Steel From An Old Carbon Steel File http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-A-Flint-And-Steel-From-An-Old-Carbon-Steel-/
Making A Flint And Steel From An Old Carbon Steel File - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/I5LY/HLPRTX9A/FCJI5LYHLPRTX9A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/I5LY/HLPRTX9A/FCJI5LYHLPRTX9A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/I5LY/HLPRTX9A/FCJI5LYHLPRTX9A.SMALL.jpg antagonizer I had a bit of file left over from the bush knife instructable, and decided I'd make myself a new firesteel. Since I already knew that the file was fully tempered, high carbon steel,  it would be perfect for the job. (you can see my bushknife instructable on selecting your file, and ensuring it's no...
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Tue, 17 Sep 2013 19:51:56 PDT
Make a Fire Piston! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Fire-Piston/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/VSKD/HLOBZNKW/FTGVSKDHLOBZNKW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/VSKD/HLOBZNKW/FTGVSKDHLOBZNKW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/VSKD/HLOBZNKW/FTGVSKDHLOBZNKW.SMALL.jpg rickosgood I used some left over materials from the penny whistle project to build a fire piston!  You can use a fire piston to compress and heat air, lighting your kindling on fire.  You can then use the hot ember to build a bigger fire.
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Tue, 17 Sep 2013 13:10:49 PDT
Using and Modding Multitool for better ferrocerium rod striking http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-and-Modding-Multitool-for-better-ferrocerium/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/L1DF/HLBR5MEA/FZZL1DFHLBR5MEA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/L1DF/HLBR5MEA/FZZL1DFHLBR5MEA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/L1DF/HLBR5MEA/FZZL1DFHLBR5MEA.SMALL.jpg comis Hello, friends.  Ferrocerium rod/striker/tinder is a reliable way of fire-starting at an outdoor setting.  This video talks about various impromptu methods of using multitool as a 'backup' ferro rod striker, and it also discuss different ways of modifying popular multitools for better ferro rod stri...
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Mon, 9 Sep 2013 13:11:30 PDT