Re: Fire starting
Douglas P. Brown (dbrown@LIBERTY.UC.WLU.EDU)
Mon, 4 Apr 1994 15:38:49 -0400
On Mon, 4 Apr 1994, Jim Sleezer wrote:
> On Mon, 4 Apr 1994 13:16:41 EDT Bob McGwier said:
> >One of my favorites is lint. I keep a large baggie filled with dryer lint.
> When you use lint you should be sure that it is cotton, not synthetic. Cotton
> burns, but the synthetics just melt. That can be real bad if you are holding
> it in your hand.
Jim is right. You can control the quality of your lint by drying things
with a high cotton content. Loads of Jeans, and Towels have always
worked best for me.
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City