U.S. Military Surplus Magnesium Fire Starting Tool, New

Item # WX2-706687


Mfg. Number: 42099-21


UPC: 885344810368

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Key Features

  • U.S. military issue
  • Made in USA
  • Manufactured by Doan Machinery & Equipment Co. Inc.
  • Integrated chain loop for attaching to pack
  • 3"l. x 1"w., 1.5 oz.
  • New condition
  • Easy Returns

The original Fire Starting Tool manufactured by Doan Machinery & Equipment Co., Inc. in the USA. Soon after its inception in 1973, it became standard issue in the survival pack of F16 fighter pilots. Today, it's still the go-to survival tool carried by hunters, backpackers, and outdoor enthusiasts everywhere. It'll soon be commissioned in your emergency pack as a reliable source of flames. Simply scrape shavings from Magnesium Bar into tinder pile, then strike sparking insert side with knife to generate sparks that ignite magnesium shavings.

  • Manufactured by Doan Machinery & Equipment Co. Inc.
  • Used to create magnesium shavings that easily ignite for easy fire starting
  • Carry in a pocket, or attach to backpack using integrated chain loop
  • Packaging includes survival tips
  • Works on dry and damp kindling
  • Note: Striker blade not included

Key Specifications

  • Item Number: 706687
  • Quantity: 1
  • Material: Magnesium bar
  • Color: Silver
  • Dimensions: 3"l. x 1"w.
  • Weight 1.5 oz.
  • County of Origin: USA
  • NSN: 4240-01-160-5618
  • Condition: New, never issued