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Bow Drill Fire Starter Kit by Frog & CO

Bow Drill Fire Starter Kit by Frog & CO

20 total reviews

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Make fire without a lighter or matches! 

Let the primitive side of you come out and play – make fire like the caveman!  You will love the challenge of creating fire without lighters or matches, using the ancient form of “friction fire”.

Features:

  • Perfect for Camping:  Makes for a fun and engaging campsite activity the entire family will love. For kids (10 years and up) and adults wanting the challenge of primitive fire-making.  
  • Fun & Educational:  This survival and outdoor educational tool is ideal for scouts, science projects or even backyard fun.
  • Premium Quality:  Bamboo handle designed to not hurt your hands, and a soft cottonwood fire board to help quickly create ambers. The rope is 550 paracord and the pressure cap comes with special steel bearings to minimize the energy lost when applying downward pressure.   
  • Fire Starting: While it takes some time to get the hang of it, with some practice you can soon have a fire.
    Step #1 – Use bow drill to create hot ember/coal.
    Step #2 – Place the hot coal into a tinder bundle (included) and blow on it until you ignite a flame.

INCLUDES

  • Spindle, made of Cherry Hardwood
  • Handle, made of Bamboo
  • Pressure cap, with 2 metal steel bearings
  • Fireboard, made of Soft Cottonwood
  • Paracord Rope, 550 lb
  • Tinder Coal Catcher, made of Jute
  • Instructions with pictures

    Free USA Shipping

    Orders over $75 ship FREE to Continental United States (excluding Hawaii, Alaska and other territories).

    Free Returns

    Changes your mind? Free return postage within 14 days from the date delivered.

    6 Months “Any Reason” Refund Guarantee

    Abuse it, break it, or just change your mind? No problem, you have a full 6 month refund guarantee.

    3 Year Product Warranty

    If product stops working or breaks due to manufacturing defect, just let us know and we’ll replace it.

    Food, Water & PPE

    Sorry, we are not able to accept returns on food, water and PPE products after they have processed and shipped from our warehouses.

    More Questions?

    More information can be found on Shipping Policy and the Return Policy.

    average rating 4.8 out of 5
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    Reviewed by Stephen B.
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    Rated 5 out of 5

    Fire starter

    Excellent product

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    Survival Frog

    Hi Stephen,

    Thanks for sharing your feedback. I am glad you are pleased with your Fire Starter Kit. Thanks for your support!

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    Reviewed by Sue W., from United States
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    Rated 3 out of 5

    Interesting

    It takes time to learn how to use this. It does work.

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    Survival Frog

    Hi Sue,
    Thanks for your feedback. I am glad you've learned how to use your fire starter. Have a great day!

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    Reviewed by Katherine R., from United States
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    • Great for Emergencies
    • Easy to Use
    • Perfect for Camping
    • Highly Durable
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    Rated 5 out of 5

    Bow Drill

    I think it's a really cool device and a good back up for when the lighters and matches don't work. We have been practicing with do we all will know how to use it when the time comes.

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    Survival Frog

    Hi Katherine,

    Thanks for that feedback. So glad you are enjoying your bow drill fire starter. We appreciate you!

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    Reviewed by Nick E., from United States
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    Rated 5 out of 5

    Excellent

    Well made really cool works well

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    Survival Frog

    Thanks for the review, Nick!

    Glad your new Bow Drill is working well for you!

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    Reviewed by Micharl P., from United States
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    Rated 5 out of 5

    The way things used to be but better.

    I was surprised at how easy the bow drill fire starter was to operate. It didn’t take very long to get the spindle to smoke and if I had applied the supplied kindling I would have had a fire on the coffee table. I actually got the bow to show young people at the boys and girls club where I volunteer. They were impressed also.

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    Survival Frog

    Thanks for the review!

    Glad to hear this is helping you and the young ones out!