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Ultimate Survival Technologies BlastMatch Fire Starter

The BlastMatch™ fire starter from Ultimate Survival Technologies generates three times the heat of a standard match. See details

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The BlastMatch™ fire starter from Ultimate Survival Technologies generates three times the heat of a standard match.

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The BlastMatch™ fire starter from Ultimate Survival Technologies generates three times the heat of a standard match.

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The BlastMatch™ fire starter from Ultimate Survival Technologies generates three times the heat of a standard match.

  • Designed for all-weather use, the BlastMatch performs well in marine, arctic, desert and jungle environments
  • Spring-loaded flint bar rotates 360° to help prevent uneven wear
  • Tungsten carbide striker is built into the thumb button, allowing simple one-handed operation; user must press button to engage the striker
  • If the BlastMatch gets wet, simply wipe it off and it's ready for use
  • Compact size lets you easily pack the BlastMatch on every adventure

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Ultimate Survival Technologies BlastMatch Fire Starter Specs
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Best use
Backpacking
Flint/ABS case
4 x 1.25 x 1 inches
2.7 ounces
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Ultimate Survival Technologies BlastMatch Fire Starter

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Ultimate Survival Technologies BlastMatch Fire Starteris rated4.0out of5by3.
Rated4out of5byfromCool Little StarterThis made some great sparks, started some tinder right away. I have not had a chance to try with less-than-ideal tinder but, judging by the size of the sparks that came off, I am not worried about it. My only complaint is that it feels and sounds (when you shake it) cheap and rickety. I am not really worried about it breaking or falling apart, but it sounds and feels that way.
Date published: 2014-03-09
Rated4out of5byfromDefinitely Creates a lot of sparks.!Well I haven't had a chance to use this out in the field but it sure does create a shower of sparks when used. Everything seems great about the product however I felt the price tag was a bit high for what it is.
Date published: 2013-06-05
Rated4out of5byfromIt works great!I have owned this flint for a few years now. I have previously owned three other flints. I like this one the best because it is reliable. It works every time. It can be a bit difficult to open when my hands are cold, but I always have something (such as the lid to my cooking pot) to help in those scenarios. As others have said, it is a bit bulky for a flint, but I am willing to overlook that for reliability. When I'm cold, I know I can get a fire going. That counts for a lot. The trigger works great and produces a lot of sparks which lite tinder very well. I also use this to lite my backpacking stove. The people which I am with when I use this always comment on how well it works.
Date published: 2012-11-16

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