Videos - Fire Lighting

Welcome to the Beaver Bushcraft Fire Lighting videos page.

Simple Slow Match Tinder Cord by Beaver Bushcraft & Leather

In this short video we show you how to prepare your Slow Match Cord for Fire Lighting with Traditional Flint & Steel.

Fire Lighting Tutorial by Mark Hordon

Duration: - 3:17

Old Style Tinderbox & Sulphur Match, Making Fire in Less than a Minute

A quick 1 minute demonstration on how to light a wax candle with a sulphur spill using the traditional Flint & Steel fire lighting technique.

Fire Lighting Tutorial by Mark Hordon

Duration: - 1:00

Fire lighting - 'Ferro Striker and dirty hands!'

Traditional Flint and Steel fire lighting with a Beaver Bushcraft Ferro Striker, some Amadou Tinder, Char Cloth and Natural Flint.

Fire Lighting Tutorial by Mark Hordon

Duration: - 3:28

Traditional 'Flint & Steel' - Using the Hudson Bay Tinderbox

The Hudson Bay Tinderbox was trade by the Hudson Bay Trading Company based in Canada during the fur trade era. As a traditional ‘Flint & Steel’ fire lighting tinderbox it is just about the very best tinderboxes ever made.

Fire Lighting Tutorial by Mark Hordon

Duration: - 17:53

The Fire Piston - How to change a Leather Grommet

This short video demonstrated how to install a traditional Leather Grommet to a Fire Piston.

Fire Lighting Tutorial by Mark Hordon

Duration: - 12:58

The Best Way to use a Traditional Flint & Steel

There are several techniques for holding a traditional Flint & Steel Fire Steel to create the sparks need for this ancient fire lighting technique.

Fire Lighting Tutorial by Mark Hordon

Duration: - 5:30

A Master at 6! A returned Ferro Rod easily makes fire!

This is my 6-year old son Jamie, making fire without matches. His natural approach to fire making fills me with awe and admiration.

Fire Lighting Tutorial by Jamie Hordon (age 6)

Duration: - 1:24