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  • Overall Rating: 3
  • Price: 2
  • Quality: 1
  • Ease Of Use: 3
  • Usefulness: 3
The stick broke – Steel Reuseable Matchstick Wilderness Survival Keychain Reviews

posted by ssemjaco on 01/10/2009 Certified Owner

Involvement:Expert (understands the inner workings) - Ownership:1 day to 1 week

Explination of the item:
It is a small container for the "match stick". On the side there is a flint stick which you'll strike the match stick against to produce sparks. In addition to the "striker" there is a wick containing kerosene of some sort in the "match stick". This is supposed to ignite, and become the burning match.
The striker broke before I managed to produce any sparks. I.e. it never lit. I striked about 5 times before it broke.
I may have got a bad item. But it may be representative for the build quality. Even so the concept is quite interresting :)
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