Starting a Fire With Chocolate and a Soda Can

September 8th, 2009

CokeThere are many ways to start a fire when you’re lost in the wilderness, but this one is pretty innovative. Use a chocolate bar to polish the bottom of a soda can, then use the can to focus sunlight on your tinder. This generates sufficient heat to light the tinder and start the fire. I’m thinking toothpaste might also work in place of the chocolate, should you happen to have some.


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