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A Kindling you may not have thought of.

Le Loup

Rüdiger Nehberg
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I only use this for lighting our house fires, but I thought some of you might be interested. I know some Bushcrafters carry home made items for fire lighting like greased cotton wool balls, so this might be of use to you. We dry the peel from mandarins' & oranges & use it as kindling. Mandarin peel is thinner & takes flame quicker than the thicker orange peel but both work well. The oil in the peel is very volatile, & once it starts to burn it will flare creating a lot of heat.
Regards to all,
Keith.
 
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