The Friendly Swede Fire Starter is a world traveler’s must-have in any camping backpack. Each one includes a steel striker attached by a chain to the ferro rod.
This combination ferro rod and striker allows you to start a fire in any weather condition easily. It can be used to start a fire in windy, rainy, and extremely low temperature conditions.
The Friendly Swede features a rust-free, durable ferrocerium rod. The rod produces a hefty spray of hot sparks that allow you to light a fire quickly.
This fire starter has a feature that puts it among the best ferro rods: ergonomic handles on both the Ferro rod and the striker. These easy-to-grasp handles enable you to conveniently use The Friendly Swede to start a fire even when your fingers are numbed from exposure to freezing cold.
Another impressive feature of this fire starter its extra-long ferro rod. The additional length makes it easier to strike the fire rod and generate more sparks for easier fire starting. However, this fire starter is still more than compact enough to be easy to carry. This is a great feature when going camping or hiking, when space is limited.
This package includes:
- Two 5” Ferrocerium firestarter rods
- Two 2.5” Steel Strikers
- Two 17.5” Chains
Finally, The Friendly Swede carries a Lifetime Warranty, which shows the confidence the company has in the quality of their products.