How To Make a Fire Piston (Fire Starter)

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How To Make a Fire Piston (Fire Starter)

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This video is just to show what can be done with household materials.  No weapons or conduct experiments shown here without adult supervision. Please take all appropriate protective measures. We are not responsible for any misuse, we are just a provider of information shown. Another great weekend project, and a new twist on an age old primitive back woods fire starter method. The DIY Copper and steel Fire Piston. Having trouble getting your DIY Fire Piston to work with o-rings? This unique Fire Piston uses rubber washers instead of o-rings for compression, and a sure fire method to make fire. If built according to these directions, it will fire every time.

This video is just to show what can be done with household materials.  No weapons or conduct experiments shown here without adult supervision. Please take all appropriate protective measures.  We are not responsible for any misuse, we are just a provider of information shown here.

2nd Method

Another great weekend project, and a new twist on an age old primitive back woods fire starter method. The DIY Copper and steel Fire Piston. Having trouble getting your DIY Fire Piston to work with o-rings? This unique Fire Piston uses rubber washers instead of o-rings for compression, and a sure fire method to make fire. If built according to these directions, it will fire every time.