Starting a fire with a zip lock lunch bag (and water)

Discussion in 'Bushcraft' started by chelloveck, Feb 10, 2021.

  1. chelloveck

    chelloveck Diabolus Causidicus

    A zip lock bag filled with water makes a workable magnifier firelighter....

    Save yourself some time, and start viewing at the first YouTube clip at the 16 minute mark....unless you like the cut of his jib and are keen to watch it all.

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  2. arleigh

    arleigh Goophy monkey

    Good idea,
    I understand you can do the same thing with clear ice.
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  3. Dunerunner

    Dunerunner Brewery Monkey Moderator

    Where I live, you'd better have some kind if ignition device as the chances of sunshine are slim. [LMAO]

    Great idea for the sunshine States, though!!
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  4. Navyair

    Navyair Monkey++

    But the question is: Can you cook the fish under it in a pond? ;-) LOL.
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  5. chelloveck

    chelloveck Diabolus Causidicus

    I believe the Japanese call it sushi.
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  6. Wildbilly

    Wildbilly Monkey+++

    I keep matches, tinder, and fire-starter cubes in my zip-lock bags!:rolleyes:
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