Ferrocerium Measurements : 70mm x 8mm Diameter (Approx)
Total Length With Handle : 120mm (Approx)
These outstanding Fire steels measures 8mm in diameter by 70mm long and weighs in at around 70 grams. They have a good sized handle that allows you to hold the Fire steel firmly in the hand even when wearing gloves. Although they come with a leather thong / lanyard, the handle has an integral Lanyard hole so you can attach your own lanyard for a Striker if you wish.These ferrocerium fire steel rods are the most modern and highest quality Pyrophoric alloy fire-flints on the market. They are very easy and safe to use, and will provide you with many thousands of fires if used judiciously. They are capable of producing sparks at temperatures of around 3,100° Centigrade, or 5,600° Fahrenheit, which is hot enough to ignite just about every kind of tinder that there is.
They can be used to ignite a myriad of things that include Gas, paraffin or petrol stoves, Tinder Card, cotton wool, Amadou Tinder, shredded paper, birch bark, honey suckle bark, a whole host of other types of bark and Char Cloth. Please note this sale is for 1 x Ferro rod any other items seen in the photos are for display only. The markings will be slightly different to the one featured in the main photos as Walnut is a natural product produced by nature. To veiw the different types of tinders we have on offer click here or see our drop down menu.