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Lightning Nugget Firestarters

    Lightning Nugget Firestarters

    Nontoxic Lightning Nugget fire starters are made from natural wood by-products and contain no chemical additives.

    • $3.95

    Item # 619851

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    • Nuggets are guaranteed to light easily and burn for 15 min.
    • Unlimited shelf life makes them ideal to keep on hand for campfires, barbeques, fireplaces or emergency use
    • Can be used in any wood-burning appliance
    • Box contains 12 Lightning Nugget fire starter nuggets

    Made in USA.

    Item 619851

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    Lightning Nugget Firestarters Specs
    Best use
    Pitchwood by-product
    (Each start) 2 x 1.3
    10 ounces

    Lightning Nugget Firestarters

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    Rated 4.4545/5 based on 11 reviews
    Rated 4out of5
    by fromLittle tough to get going, then you're good Nice, compact and lightweight firestarting gear. Burns for a long time once lit. The only problem is it sometimes takes a lot of fire to get them going, which kind of defeats the purpose. But if you have a little paper, dry moss or something to start, and want a little boost to get from there to getting your kindling going, this is a good option.
    Date published: 2014-07-11
    Rated 5out of5
    by fromnice to help start the fire It is a tiny little bit work to start the fire on this little thing, but once this little thing starts to burn, it will do its job well!
    Date published: 2014-05-08
    Rated 5out of5
    by fromExcelent fire starter! I took this product on a recent kayaking trip. It works great! Our wood was damp from a recent rain, it was a low 30s night, and we threw a couple of these crazy nuggets into the bottom of our smoldering stack of sticks and they got the fire going. They lasted quite a while, and boosted the fire like none other! Very easy to use. It only took a match or two to light. They are crushable so you don't have to use the whole nugget. It only takes two to light a campfire and there's twelve in a pack!I would totally use this product again for sure!
    Date published: 2008-12-23
    Rated 5out of5
    by fromYou'll never need newspaper again! These nuggets are great for getting your fire started, especially when its cold, or your wood is damp. You dont need any newspapers, just some small/medium sticks. They are easy to light, and stay lit long enough to get the bigger stuff lit. I bring them on every trip and I love them!!!
    Date published: 2009-07-05
    Rated 5out of5
    by fromgreat product Great fire starters. Can be used indoors too, very cheap for the quantity, especially being non-toxic.
    Date published: 2010-02-21
    Rated 5out of5
    by fromEasy BBQ Very simple to use and make BBQ'ing very easy.
    Date published: 2011-03-12
    Rated 5out of5
    by fromGreat item. Used these just this past week on a 8 day camping trip was very impressed with the quality, ease, an no mess. Lite wet and are fast but not to fast in working all around perfect.
    Date published: 2011-07-01
    Rated 5out of5
    by fromGreat in damp conditions or otherwise These work great if you're in damp conditions with wet wood, or you're just feeling a bit lazy and don't want to work as hard to get a fire going. One piece burns for close to 15 minutes, so you can really get that fire burning even if its wet. A great resource, and good price.
    Date published: 2011-10-24

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