I'd like this to be the definitive fire starting thread full of updated information and tips.
I have tons of new questions now that I've been working with Misch & Ferrocerium rods and magnesium blocks more.
Plus, whatever other ingenious ways there are to start a fire WITHOUT a Bic Lighter...
I've taken to compiling what I believe would make good tinder now every chance I get.
Working on a construction site, I have tons of sawdust that I can take.
I also just got a batch of bamboo brush that seems to catch a flame quick,
but burn slowly so I'm looking into seeing if I can store...
In several discussions on the Board we talk about GMO
I used to be founder of a Biotech company and believe that there are many misunderstandings about GMO , to pull the differend discussions together i made this post.
1 if you live in the USA you will eat directly or indirectly GMO , most...
Okay, now this is something which I have slowly come to consider and I would like to hear other peoples experiences and thoughts regarding it.
Years ago I began to notice that no matter how clean the bathroom was, or how well ventilated there would always be these tiny fibres settled on the...
I am having all sorts of difficulties trying to figure out what I want my pants to be made of!! (you think it would be simple wouldnt you).
Anyway, heres the assumptions:
-They could get wet (likely in winter)
-They likely will be close to fire (both camp and scrub/bushfire)