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Ferro Rod

Regular price $19.95

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Rooted in Tradition

From our family's adventurous spirit since 1630 to your doorstep, every purchase is backed by centuries of trust and tradition.


Black Beard himself went years stranded on an island with only his beard and trusted ferro rod. Rain, wind or shine, it never let him down while trying to start a fire. We highly suggest you follow his recommendations and pick one up today!

Tech Specs



LIFE EXPECTANCY - 20,000 strikes

INCLUDED: Built in Bottle Opener | over 5ft of paracord

SPARK TEMPERATURE - up to 5,000 degrees (all weather, any altitude)

USES - Bushcraft, Hiking, Hunting, Fishing, Camping, EDC, Emergency, BBQ, Gas Camp Stoves, etc


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About the Brand

Black Beard Fire Starters is a company dedicated to fueling the adventurer's spirit. Recognized for crafting reliable and easy-to-use fire starters, Black Beard is an integral part of every outdoor enthusiast's kit. Their mission is to ensure no one ever struggles to start a fire, whether you're igniting a camping stove, sparking up a beach bonfire, or initiating a survival fire in challenging conditions. Their fire starters, made with a unique formula that is water and wind-resistant, can start over 50 fires from a single stick. Black Beard Fire Starters is proudly USA made, and each product is handcrafted with precision and care in Salt Lake City, embodying their commitment to quality, functionality, and innovation. Let Black Beard be your trusted companion in every adventure that awaits.

Robust Size for Superior Performance

Featuring an extra-large diameter of 1/2" and an overall length of 5", Black Beards Ferro Rod is designed to give a massive shower of hot sparks instantly in any condition. The formidable size ensures a considerable volume of sparks, making it a breeze to start a fire anytime, anywhere. Enjoy the quick and efficient fire-starting capabilities of this super-thick rod, perfect for your outdoor adventures.

Weather Resistant and Reliable

Black Beards Ferro Rod is not only windproof but also weather-resistant. Whether it's a drizzle or a storm, trust this ferro rod to be your dependable companion in adverse weather conditions. It is designed to provide up to 5000-degree sparks in all weather, making it a resilient and reliable fire-starting tool.

Convenient and Durable

Each Black Beards Ferro Rod comes with over 5 feet of paracord attached, adding to the convenience of the tool. The rod is built to withstand extreme conditions and multiple usages, offering exceptional durability. Being your trusty tool at any altitude, it's a must-have in your bushcraft, hiking, hunting, camping, and emergency kits.

Perfect for All Outdoor Activities

The versatility of the Black Beards Ferro Rod extends beyond lighting fires. It's an excellent emergency fire starter for a variety of outdoor activities including bushcraft, hiking, hunting, fishing, camping, and BBQ. It's also suitable for everyday carry and a handy tool for gas camp stoves. This Ferro Rod enhances your outdoor experiences, making it an essential part of your outdoor gear.

The Perfect Pair: Ferro Rod and Fire Starter Sticks

When used in combination, the Black Beards Ferro Rod and the Black Beard Fire Starter Sticks form an unbeatable fire-starting duo. The ferro rod's ability to produce a shower of hot sparks in any condition perfectly complements the fire starter sticks' windproof, waterproof, and easy-to-light characteristics. Whether you're in a rainy forest or atop a windy hill, just a few strikes from the ferro rod on the fire starter sticks can produce a robust flame in no time. This pairing offers an extremely efficient and reliable fire-starting solution, perfect for any outdoor or survival situation. Make every adventure stress-free with this dynamic duo in your kit.

(Black Beard Fire Starter Sticks sold separetly)


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