A simple but ingenious product that produces a spark in all weather conditions. Easy to light stoves with, reliable performance and super durable design.
Light My Fire says:
Your best fire-starting friend for igniting fire in any weather. The Light My Fire FireSteel BIO Scout Firestarter is your best friend when it comes to igniting a fire in any weather. Whether barbecuing or camping, the reliable Magnesium Alloy striker will work. This makes for a durable fire striker that will work reliably for approximately 3,000 strikes. Its 5,400-degrees Fahrenheit (3,000-degrees Celsius) spark makes fire building easy in any in any weather.
The plastic components of the FireSteel 2.0 BIO Scout is derived from Biobased plastics. You can use this fire starter to ignite any fuel including Light My Fire TinderSticks, flammable gas, or liquid fuel. This makes it the perfect addition to your camping or barbecuing kit. Lastly, the striker includes a whistle for and flexible cord for easy transportation. This lightweight, compact and reliable fire starting tool is worth bringing with you on all your backpacking and outdoor adventures.
For lighting stoves instead of carrying matches we think the Light My Fire Swedish Firesteel Bio Scout is a winner - at just 24g it's as light as a box of matches anyway and will produce a spark in any weather. The Scout provides long life and both the striker and steel are bigger and easier to handle.
The Scout features an ergonomic grip and whistle incorporated into the striker. Whether you're looking for a new, reliable way to light fires, stoves or anything else, or you simply need a backup for your pack this is a great piece of kit. I never go out with a stove without my Bio Scout now.
- Reviewed by Ultralight Outdoor Gear