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Überleben Kräftig 1/2" Thick Fire Starter | Bushcraft Ferro Rod | 5" or 8" XL Lengths | 20,000 Strikes | All Weather Emergency Survival Camping | 6 in 1 Multi-Tool

4.8 out of 5 stars 137 customer reviews

Price: $22.00 - $32.00
  • CHOOSE YOUR PREFERRED SIZE - The Überleben Kräftig comes in two size lengths; 5" and 8", both lasts for over 20,000 strikes. What we will say is: If you think 8 inches is overkill, you're right. Sometimes overkill is exactly what you'll need! If you don't want overkill the 5" is just as reliable & durable: just without the drama!
  • HIGHEST QUALITY FERROCERIUM AVAILABLE — Überleben’s Sånft-kørr™ ferro is the perfect balance between softness & durability, consistently outperforming the leading fire starters. Will ignite a 5,500℉ molten-metal shower of sparks at any altitude, in any weather condition… even wet. It’s waterproof.
  • A SURVIVAL TOOL FOR WHEREVER YOU GO - Our rods are the perfect travel size for backpacking, hiking, camping, hunting, fishing, boy scouts, BBQ, and everyday emergency preparedness
  • RELIABILITY IN ANY SITUATION - The Überleben Kräftig isn't your typical fire starter. It will never let you down; Our gnarliest ferro rod to date.
  • THE ULTIMATE FIRE-STARTING KIT WITH A LIFETIME GUARANTEE - Includes ferro rod, black braided nylon lanyard, 6 in 1 Multi-Tool with concave-toothed steel scraper, ruler, map scale, hex wrench, sharp spine scraper & bottle opener

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Product Description

Überleben (German; verb): to survive, to outlast.

Überleben is everything you want, and nothing you don't. It's minimalist simplicity and functionality at its finest. It's practical luxury. The perfect balance of durability and weight. It's handcrafted and it's 100% real-deal. Modern Bushcraft, Traditional Wisdom.

Reliable in any Weather and Altitude: The Perfect Companion for any Adventure

The Kräftig will go wherever YOU wish to go. 

The 1/2" thick chunk of ferrocerium will ignite a 5,500º F shower of sparks at any altitude, in any weather condition:

  • rain
  • shine
  • snow
  • fallout
The higher temperature spark is more effective at starting fires and lighting stoves in any weather & at any altitude.

Did we mention our Kräftig is resitant to corrosion?
 

Über Essential in Many Situations

The Kräftig will never fail you.

This monster of a fire starter is essential to have for:

  • Backpacking 
  • Hiking 
  • Camping
  • Hunting
  • Fishing
  • Barbeques
  • Boy Scouts

Plus, it is a survival tool you can keep around for everyday emergency preparedness.

The Ultimate Fire Starter

Size Matters

The Überleben Kräftig comes in two size lengths; 5" and 8", both lasts for over 20,000 strikes. ​If you think 8 inches is overkill, you're right. Sometimes overkill is exactly what you'll need! If you don't want overkill the 5" is just as reliable & durable: just without the drama!

The Kit Includes:

  • Ferro rod
  • 3mm shock-cord lanyard for multiple securing options which also permits a smooth striking range of motion
  • 6 in 1 Multi-Tool with concave-toothed steel scraper, ruler, map scale, hex wrench, sharp spine scraper & bottle opener

Everything you need is here

Überleben Kräftig requires no flints, lighter fluid, batteries or replacement parts. They never have to be re-supplied and they don’t jam, get damp, or fail like matches and butane lighters.


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  • ASIN: B0757VKMSZ
  • Average Customer Review: 4.8 out of 5 stars 137 customer reviews
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #14,341 in Sports & Outdoors (See Top 100 in Sports & Outdoors)
  • Product Warranty: For warranty information about this product, please click here

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