I bought this firestarter to take with me on hikes as a backup after matches and lighter are no option anymore. It is great for that purpose. The magnesium rod is not very thick, but gives a decent spark. I wouldn't bring it as my main source of fire.
All in all I'm happy with it for the purpose I bought ... Read more
GREAT BRIGHT SPARK . If you know how to use this, it really works as well as branded fire steel. THe stricker and ferrocium rod works really really well REquires a bit of practice to get a really big spark. This firesteel needs to be used quite a bit before it reaches its full potential. wears off really ... Read more
-Easy to carry
-Easy to start a fire
-Durable (I think it will last to start at least 30 fires)
-Cheap The rope could be a bit larger. Sometimes it's dificult to operate without removing it. This product does its job. I works as advertised and can set fires with few seconds. You cant keep it in ... Read more
useful, especially to an outdoors person for hiking, camping or hunting trips not what I would use as the primary means t start a fire if needed, but I have only purchased it as a backup solution in case the others fail nice tool to carry camping, I only plan to use it ... Read more
Simple operation and durable product. Works wet, great for lighting the gas stove burner and wet with gasoline and alcohol fire. Like any product bought in China the post office here in Brazil too winding to deliver. More than 30 days in my case and trace the Brazilian Post Office is not correct, they ... Read more
Small enough to fill any pocket. The pasive part is very light weight but strong enough to create sparks. A lot of sparks. The active part is magnesium, i think. Have a nice plastic tip that create a very good grip. The active part have a extra-thin film of paint that i have to remove by scratching it ... Read more
Lightweigt, complete set to start a fire. Works in all conditions, granted you have the know-how to use it. Strong cord connects everything you need together, and is still long enough to use the set without having to loosen it. The ferrocerium part is quite thin, so it won't last as long compared to ... Read more
-Good value for the price.
-Easy to use.
-Good cord lenght.
- None that I can think of. If you want something like this buy this one, it's a very good buy for less than 3 dollars. It comes exactly as it looks in the photo. I like the red color. I wanted one to start a fire like Bear Grylls ... Read more
It sparks, so it works, although I haven't tried to start a fire with it. It's easy to use: just scrape firmly with the blade over the metal pin. The quality is just fine. It is firmer as I thought, reading some other comments. Nothing really. It is firmer as I thought, reading some other comments. Also ... Read more
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