You have been hiking for hours and you are "positive" you are walking in
the right direction. You turn left. You turn right. You're lost.
Now what? If you have the right tool you can set up for the night and
wait for rescue. If you don't have the right tool you are in for a long
lonely night. With Kershaw Kinves and Tools you will have the best
opportunity to make it out of your ordeal safely and securely. Kershaw
Knives and Tools are sought after outdoorsmen, hunters, LEO, military,
and everyone in between that appreciates excellent tools and blades.
Next time you are heading out to the urban jungle, or your favorite
isolated hiking trail take Kershaw with you. "Better to have it and not
need it than to need it and not have it".
This Kershaw Fire-Starter strikes a spark-even in damp conditions. Rain,
snow, or whatever Mother Nature can dish out, with this magnesium alloy
fire starter, you'll be able to achieve the spark you need to get your
The firesteel shaft is good for up to 3,000 strikes and the
chrome-plated striker is easy to hold and use. A molded plastic handle
makes it easy to use and a nylon cord keeps it handy when you need it.
To get your fire going, all you'll need is a small pile of dry grass,
wood shavings, or other flammable materials. Hold the magnesium
firesteel shaft close to the pile and quickly draw the striker down the
shaft at a right angle to produce sparks. The sparks will ignite the dry
materials and, as the fire becomes established, you will be able to
gradually add larger materials to the fire until it is at the desired
size. The Kershaw Fire Starter also light camp stoves and gas barbeques.
In an emergency, the brilliant spark can be used as an emergency
Specifications and Features:
Shaft steel: Magnesium firesteel
Striker steel: Chrome-plated steel
Handle: Molded plastic
Overall length: 3.125"
Weight: 1.1 oz.