Re: Flint and Steel
Douglas P. Brown (dbrown@LIBERTY.UC.WLU.EDU)
Fri, 1 Apr 1994 18:12:53 -0400
On Fri, 1 Apr 1994, Michael C. Horowitz wrote:
> Rex -
> I'm good, but not fast. Would like to retain my eyebrows! BTW, I
> should have clarified .... looking for something naturally occurring.
> If I carry along charred cloth, why not carry along a match?
> Mike, an Owl
I use a magnesium hot block....typical hot spark mounted in a block of
magnesium...shave of a pile of the magnesium, then hit it with the hot
spark. You should be able to find them in most backpacking stores.
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City