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quick tip...hand sanitizer:

Discussion in 'General Survival and Preparedness' started by Tango3, Jan 17, 2009.


  1. Tango3

    Tango3 Aimless wanderer

    Not only kills germs but it takes a spark from a fire steel or blast match readily. squirt a little gel into a quarter sized puddle +spark=(caution)hot(some what invisible) alcohol
    flame. tuck that away for future reference somewhere...in your"g.o.o.d. kit"(discovered last week feel free to send donations to the t3 burn center relief fund... )
     
  2. Tracy

    Tracy Insatiably Curious Moderator Founding Member

    Good tip!

    :lol: I have to admit, it caused a giggle (reminded me of the first time I put petroleum jelly on a cotton ball and lit it)
     
  3. Tango3

    Tango3 Aimless wanderer

    that's a favorite too!Works!You can darn near cook a thanksgiving butterball with three cotton balls and a thimble full of vaseline!:) Of course; You know"cotton balls" is the second stage of "beer nuts ". Turrible disease!
     
  4. Tracy

    Tracy Insatiably Curious Moderator Founding Member

    [LMAO]
     
  5. WestPointMAG

    WestPointMAG Monkey++

    G.I. Peanut butter also works.
     
  6. Tango3

    Tango3 Aimless wanderer

    hmmm...did not know that one
    thanks have to put out my flaming ritz cracker
     
  7. WestPointMAG

    WestPointMAG Monkey++

    Where I use to work we had individual packaged alcohol pads that burned well. I would rip off a corner, pull out a little pad and light it. They would burn for awhile.
     
  8. Tango3

    Tango3 Aimless wanderer

    i'm big on alcohol "stoves" simple...in the chase for light-weight-high-tech stoves for appalachian trail hikers some folks go titanium one guy burned alcohol on a plate...no pumps or jets.I 'm kinda big on tuna cans /alcohol or gi heat tabs
     
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