ferrocerium


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a pyrophoric alloy of iron with cerium

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Good choices include strike anywhere matches inside a waterproof container, butane lighters, and ferrocerium rods with strikers.
The Welsh Flame was created last week at the top of Snowdon by Scouts who struck a ferrocerium rod against a rough steel surface to spark the fire.
At the top of Snowdon, the scouts used a ferrocerium rod by striking it against a rough steel surface to create the sparks that lit the flame.
The group of youngsters and two Scout leaders scaled the 978m (3,208ft) summit of Scafell Pike in Cumbria, where they struck a ferrocerium rod against a rough steel surface to create the sparks to light the flame.
At the top of Snowdon, the scouts used a ferrocerium rod by striking it against a steel surface to create the sparks that lit the flame.
The team will spark a flame on top of the mountain using a ferrocerium rod.
Once the groups reach the top, after an expected four hour trek, they will use a ferrocerium rod and strike it against a rough steel surface to make the sparks that will create the flame.
A ferrocerium striking bar will last forever and is impervious to weather.