These Little Fire Starters are The Bomb!
One magnesium fire starter should provide enough shavings to start literally dozens of fires, and is perfect for any bug out bag, emergency backpack or survival kit.
The ability to build a survival fire can make a huge difference in your means to survive any situation.
Hopefully you have a good survival knife in your pack, too, as you will need it for starting fires, along with almost every other area in survival!.
Here is a great article on How to Build Fires Outdoors with very basic instructions on how to make a fire whether it’s in your new wood stove or outdoors.
How to Use the Fire Starters
SURVIVAL FIRE STARTING TIP: If fine tender or dry kindling is not
available, you can use the following: parts of your personal clothing
(pocket lining, candy bar paper wrapers, hankerchief, etc), vehicle
upholstery, car air filter, or drain some oil from vehicle (snowmoble,
quad-runner, etc) and place in a hubcap, metal bowl or bowl shaped rock,
soak rags with oil and ignite (will also create a smoke signal)