- FAST & EFFICIENT
- WORKS WHEN WET
Originally developed for the Swedish Department of Defense, the Swedish FireSteel fire starter by Light My Fire is a flash of genius. Its 5400°F (3,000°C) spark makes fire building easy in any weather, at any altitude. Used by a number of armies around the world, Swedish FireSteel's dependability has already made it a favorite of survival experts, hunters, fishermen, and campers. It has also found its way into the hands of serious outdoorsmen as a foolproof way to start fire.
- Durable—lasts approximately 12,000 strikes.
- Stainless steel striker.
- Produces a 5,400°F (3,000°C) spark and works when wet.
- Compact and lightweight.
- Lights backpacking stoves, campfires, alcohol stoves etc.
- Bright spark—can be used as emergency signal.
- Compatible with Leave No Trace ethics.
- Weight: 1.9 oz. (51 g)
Which stoves work well with Firesteel?
All stoves work well with Firesteel. The Firesteel creates high temperature sparks which helps to start your fire inside your stove.
Do I need to use Firesteel to light my stove?
No, but it sure is a fun way to test your fire-making skills!
How long will Firesteel last?
Approximately 12,000 strikes.
What’s the best way to use Firesteel?
It’s all about preparing your tinder. You can use dry grass or bark but if you’d like an easier method, try using some dryer lint – these make great fire starters that can be easily lit using your Firesteel.