The Light My Fire FireSteel BIO Scout Firestarter is your best friend when it comes to igniting a fire in any weather. Whether barbecuing or camping, the reliable Magnesium Alloy striker will work. This makes for a durable fire striker that will work reliably for approximately 3,000 strikes. Its 5,400-degrees Fahrenheit (3,000-degrees Celsius) spark makes fire building easy in any in any weather. The plastic components of the FireSteel 2.0 BIO Scout is derived from Biobased plastics. You can use this fire starter to ignite any fuel including Light My Fire TinderSticks, flammable gas, or liquid fuel. This makes it the perfect addition to your camping or barbecuing kit. Lastly, the striker includes a whistle for and flexible cord for easy transportation. This lightweight, compact and reliable fire starting tool is worth bringing with you on all your backpacking and outdoor adventures.