Doing Survival The Right Way

Learn How to Start Survival Fire

There have been quite a number of ways for people to build fire today but in the past, this is an art that should be mastered. Overall, men in the past shared a bond between making a fire, which is why it really is just essential for us to learn such since fire has been really important today. While it may look like the need to know such is not that high anymore due to the number of technological advancements that we have today, still, you really can’t tell when you will need such skill. To really know this very skill is something that will help you throughout in whatever instance that require such.

The things that we have should help and guide you in terms of mastering such skill so might as well look into such regard carefully. Keep in mind that you just can’t tell when the need arises, which is why you should opt and seek for ways to learn the skill accordingly. Right off the bat, there will be quite a number of ways for one to do such but the core items that you should know about and have when starting survival fire is to have a spindle and a fireboard.

The spindle really plays a major role in terms of starting a survival fire because of it being that this is what you will be using to create friction between it and the board itself or the fireboard in general. As long as you reach a specific temperature by rubbing the spindle and the board, to start your own fire will then be a possibility. As long as combination of fireboard and spindle is concerned, there will be a number of which that you could find and some of these things range from cypress, cedar, willow, cottonwood, walnut, aspen, and the similar. Keep in mind that if you are to use such, make sure that they are very dry, otherwise, the possibilities of making fire out from these types of woods will then be impossible.

As long as types and methods of making fire is concerned, there will be quite a number of these that you could find but bow drill is by far the most popular one that you could find. One of the main reasons that makes such popularity is because these allows the user to make fire faster. To maintain speed and pressure is one thing that you could get from bow drill. Bow drills require a socket and a bow for you to pull such task off accordingly.

The socket basically is what we will be using to counter the spindle just so you will create a well pressured force. The material could be made out of wood or stone but it should be harder than the spindle to make it easier.

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