How to make charcloth for a fire starting kit. I like using replacement wicks for oil lamps. You can find them on Amazon (Flat Oil Lamp Wick, 3/4-Inch) for around $4 per 3ea. These really catch a spark well and are very durable. We call it 'Super Charcloth'.
16 Ways to Start a Fire Without Matches - Being resourceful is not only important in survival situations and emergencies, it can come in handy every day. Some of the listed ways to be able to start a fire are difficult. Some are even a little ridiculous. But if you have the tools and need a fire, you will not care if it is ridiculous or difficult.