How to use fatwood: Nature's fire-starter

SOPPublished: September 20, 20169,030 views
Published: September 20, 2016

Fatwood is an excellent natural fire starter. Also called pine lighter, pine knot, and many other names, this resin rich wood burns like kerosene.

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    Pax · 2 years ago

    Interesting. I've never heard of fatwood, by I always have with me, in my car, an airtight case with tinder made from resinous red pine shavings, true storm-proof matches, and very dry applewood twigs so sustain a fire long enough to ignite moist fuel.

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      SOP · 2 years ago

      Your shavings sound like fatwood