BlastMatch Fire starter is a high performance, flint-based fire starter that can be operated with one hand. It generates three times the heat of ordinary matches and will ignite a wide range of tinders. Flint bar rotates 360 degrees for even wear and retracts to protect from unintended sparks. Safety button included to ensure blastmatch stays locked when not in use. Built-in carbide striker for precision sparking and accuracy.One-handed operationSparks can be generated in rain or other adverse weather conditionsSparks can be directionally targetedWill last up to 4,000 strikesFlint bar rotates 360 degrees for even wearWARNING: The combustion of wood, charcoal, and other fuels can expose you to chemicals including carbon monoxide and soot, which are known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.