Category Archives: Natural Tinders

Fatwood Firesteel

The FFS (Fatwood FireSteel) A firesteel (ferrocium rod) is really a popular and very functional piece of important gear when it comes to bushcraft/survival or just spending some quality time in the forest. Nowadays there are different sizes and some … Continue reading

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Bird’s Nest! Make it Work!

Bird’s Nest! Make it Work! First let’s see what Wikipedia gives as a description. Saves me some work 🙂 What! Wikipedia does not have a definition! Ok…let me try then. Well this is a bushcraft site so we should understand … Continue reading

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Natural Tinders

Natural tinders….oh my!! What would we do without them? Let’s name a few: Birch bark – what an amazing tree. No need writing about this one. 🙂 Liquid resin/pitch is the gas of the woods. You will find them in bubbles … Continue reading

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