The BlastMatch™ Fire Starter is designed for all-weather use. This revolutionary flint based fire starting system performs in the most extreme marine, arctic, desert, and jungle environments. The patented BlastMatch™ generates a stream of super heated sparks literally three times the heat of a standard match. You can easily light any material (wood, paper, bark, cloth, or man-made fire starting tinder) that a match will ignite. With the BlastMatch™ you can accurately aim the sparks to ignite a roaring fire in all weather conditions, and the BlastMatch™ will last up to a an amazing 4,000 strikes.