Thread Rating:
  • 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Fire Lay 101
Cody Lundin said one time, "fire is an art." I've found this to be exceptionally true. Fire is not a guarantee! Even with a lighter in the best of conditions. I started reading about fire lays in Dave Canterburys Bushcraft 101. From there, I started understanding that fire is a system. It has a protocol for optimal success. We've discussed fire tenders such as DIY Mini Inferno and different variations. To accompany these threads and ideas, I'll post these fire lay methods.

Simple example and 1 a bit more detailed.

Attached Files Thumbnail(s)
In many cases, in particular wet conditions, I've found that it's better to put the tinder on the kindling. Just make sure to have a lot of tinder.
In The Age Of Information, Ignorance Is A Choice.

Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  Fire piston and how to use it. ghost 3 125 01-20-2018, 04:18 PM
Last Post: bmyers
Smile Demonstrating fire making methods David 7 432 12-26-2017, 03:00 PM
Last Post: David
Question Fire kit David 7 1,432 09-05-2017, 07:50 PM
Last Post: bmyers
  Solar fire starter ghost 1 530 08-29-2017, 02:51 AM
Last Post: Gene
  Cotton ball and rust friction fire ghost 0 414 06-30-2017, 07:56 AM
Last Post: ghost
  Cotton ball and wood ash friction fire ghost 2 1,050 06-20-2017, 02:32 PM
Last Post: ghost
  Rock+steel+tender=fire ghost 1 813 06-18-2017, 03:04 PM
Last Post: David
  Fire from Char Cloth Bob 3 1,089 02-17-2017, 06:47 PM
Last Post: Scout
Video Interesting Fire Starting Method JRSC 8 2,793 12-21-2016, 02:21 PM
Last Post: David
  Make a Fire With AA batteries And a Bubble Gum Wrapper and other ways JRSC 13 3,507 10-16-2016, 11:30 AM
Last Post: David

Forum Jump:

Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)