Monday, January 23, 2017

Smiths Pack Pal Tinder Maker with Fire Starter - Review

Today Luke is reviewing the Smiths Pack Pal Tinder Maker with Fire Starter.

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Price : $16.00 Amazon at the time of filming

Length = 3.65 inches

Width = 1.53 inches

Height = 1.02 inches

Weight = 0.07 pounds

Fire steel and scraper can be stored inside the tinder box. Blade can be flipped over when not in use, to prevent damaging other equipment when stored in a backpack. I added a small plastic baggie inside mine to store extra tinder and keep it dry.

 I found the cord holding it to the tinder box to be too short, making it awkward to strike the fire starter


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