Photos: Feathersticks

Discussion in 'Survival and Wilderness Skills' started by The Warrior, Sep 13, 2016.

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    Not excactly pretty, but guess they would help start a fire.
     
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    Vintage 1986 Russian Shovel, thanks to Ronnie Reagan for making it possible......

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    Bamboo..........

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    How does bamboo light? Never tried it.
     
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    Burns well if thinned out, scraping your blade along like it was Fatwood will give some great shavings.
    This is what is used in the Bamboo Fire Saw as Tinder......
     
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    Dried bamboo works very well
     
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    Thatll fire. Sad thing is all of these beautiful feathers get burned.
     
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    ‘Bout three ferro strikes.
     
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    This thread always reminds me how bad I am at feather sticks.
     
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    As long as they light... youre good.
     
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    Tinder feathers.

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    A mix of both.

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    Kindling without splitting.

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    Whats the info on the top knife? Its beautiful!!!!
     
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    Here's an oak bark boat filled with fatwood curls. Some damp wood called for a little extra heat to get cooking.
     

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