Fire Plugs: Next Level Cotton Fire Tinder Tabs
Ransom Wilderness Co’s all new FIRE PLUGS! These tinder plugs are infused with a proprietary wax solution, adding a protective coating that extends beyond the surface through the entire cotton core. Each plug is easy to fluff into an effective fire starting tinder that works well in all weather conditions. Average burn times reported of up to 5 or more minutes for a single Fire Plug give you plenty of time to fuel your burning tinder. The commonly available cotton tabs fire starters on the market can get the job done if they stay dry; Our Fire Plugs outperform these cotton tabs easily, wet or dry.
Ransom’s 250g packages of approximately 125 plugs will give you plenty of fire starting tinder to add to all your kits and emergency preparations with enough left over to resupply. One single Fire Plug has the potential to start multiple fires when cut in half or thirds.
✓ All Seasons/All Weather Wax Infused Cotton Plugs
✓ Easy to Fluff; Easy to Ignite by Spark.
✓ Long Burn Times – Up to 5+ minutes
✓ Compact & Convenient to Carry
These Fire Plugs are an amazing evolution into Ransom’s Procamptek premium fire starting line of products. There are so many ways that you can add these plugs into your kits, the possibilities are endless (see product pictures for ideas). Try some for yourself, I think you will be impressed how well our new Fire Plugs performed compared to the commonly available cotton tabs currently on the market.
How to Use the Plugs
The Fire Plugs are super easy to use. Twist the plug back and forth a few times and then fluff up the cotton fibers. Using a lighter, ferro rod, or any other sparking apparatus take aim at the pile of fluff and ignite. Done. Next, start adding your prepared kindling over top of your burning Fire Plug and continue to build up your fire.
You may be surprised how much fluff you can get out of a single plug. You can even cut them in half or thirds and still easily build up a fire. How sparing you use each plug is up to you! Our bulk bags provide you with plenty of extra Fire Plugs for many more fires at a great price.
*Prices are for a single 250g bag (125 approx plugs). Product photos depicting other gear and storage containers are for illustrative purposes to give you an idea on how versatile Ransom’s Fire Plugs can be.