Ferrocerium Rod Torture Test – 4DB Elite Ferro Rods

Ferrocerium Rod Torture Test – 4DB Elite Ferro Rods

We put our 4DB Elite Ferro Rod to the test with a series of grueling torture tests. This 7.79″x1/2″ Ferro Rod is exclusive to 4DB and can be purchased on our website link above. We put it through the testing to not only showcase it’s durability but also prove it is a piece of gear that can stand up to the harshness of nature. If you drop it, or your bag is dropped it will survive and continue to perform for you. If you drop it in your camp fire you will still have the time to find it and save it. These tough characteristics are crucial for any survival gear but for your fire starter they are paramount! Your fire starter is one of the main components of your gear and could save your life. Our unique testing proves our 4DB Ferro rods are not only efficient and great quality but they are also tough and rugged.
We throw it down the trail, throw it off a hill onto the rocks, drop it several times, put it through our conibear 110 and 220 traps to see if it would break and still it didn’t break! We then smacked it with a hammer and it did break after the 3rd hit. We finally put a torch to it and melted it to simulate a fall into a camp fire. It did melt after about 3-5 minutes. But you could retrieve it if you did actually drop it into the fire. After melting you can see the high amount of sparks that our ferro rods create. They are very much elite.
We tested our Elite Ferro Rod but our 5″x1/2″ Huge Ferro rods, linked below, are also of the same quality.

Thank you very much for watching, subscribing, sharing and liking our channel. Please stay tuned in for many more great videos. Below is all of our social media links, some Amazon links and 4DB website product links.

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4DB Amazon product link:
https://www.amazon.com/Ferrocerium-Starting-Paracord-Camouflage-Carabiner/dp/B01N5TYLC2/ref=pd_rhf_se_p_img_2?_encoding=UTF8&psc=1&refRID=DM06ZJ5ANXM5QWRBZB9K

4DB Elite Ferro rods on Amazon at:
https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B06WJ5FG4K/ref=as_li_qf_sp_asin_il_tl?ie=UTF8&tag=4dbweb1-20&camp=1789&creative=9325&linkCode=as2&creativeASIN=B06WJ5FG4K&linkId=b35a2e477853cd9deaaa4b91f188fd68

4DB T-shirts on Amazon
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4DB Tactical Rucksacks at:
http://4directionsbushcraft.com/product/tactical-rucksacks-30l/

4DB HSS Osage Orange Strikers at:
http://4directionsbushcraft.com/product/4db-striker/

4DB Huge 5″x1/2″ Ferro Rods at:
http://4directionsbushcraft.com/product/huge-ferro-rods/

4DB Elite Ferro Rods at:
http://4directionsbushcraft.com/product/4db-elite-ferrocerium-rod-7-79-x-12/

4DB Facebook Group Giveaway

4DB Facebook Group Giveaway

This video is a introduction to our new Facebook Group at:
https://www.facebook.com/groups/4directionsbushcraft/

And a giveaway of the following items:
-two 4DB blank 5″x1/2″ ferro rods
-one 4DB Fatwood Handle Ferro Rod
-one Mike Parker and 4DB Bow Drill Friction Fire Kit.

The rules to the giveaway are as follows:
-winner must pay shipping if outside the US only.
-You must join our Facebook group with link above.
-You must post a outdoors type picture like your last hike for example.
The winner will be drawn from our list of members after a two week period via a 4DB YouTube video.
Good luck and go join our laid back survival/bushcraft group.

Please show support to CP kydex link below and enter into his raffle at:
http://www.countryprepper.com/special-edition.html

Also order a custom made kydex sheath
CP Kydex via his website at:
http://www.countryprepper.com/special-edition.html

Cp Kydex YouTube channel:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdgC3Ht0T5JxcNCPiy3tJVw

We will no longer be offering the NC Fatwood due to complications.
Remember the 4DB Fatwood Handle Ferro rods and HSS Strikers with the 4DB Carabiner are unique to 4directionsbushcraft.com

Mike Parker YouTube channel:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCH2qawGYfuN-zSN5LhYc-Cw

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4DB New Product, Expo News and Thanks

4DB New Product, Expo News and Thanks

We are very pleased to joining the Bullseye Prepardness & Outdoor Expo next year 2017 June 10-11 in Pigeon Forge, TN
at the LeConte Center

https://www.facebook.com/search/top/?q=bullseye%20preparedness%20and%20outdoors%20expo
You have fun out there and we will see you on the next video.

Come and join us! We will have all of our product out and fire demos as well.
Thank you to Kevin Murphy for all of your help and allowing us this great opportunity.
4DB will also be carrying the Giant/Monster Ferro Rods 5″x1″ from Nathan4071
http://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_nkw=nathan4071%20monster%20ferro%20rod&ssPageName=GSTL

Thank you Nathan4071 for allowing us to carry your product.
These ferro rods are equal to four of the 5″x1/2″ ferro rods and are easy to use, which Brandon demonstrates in the video. They throw gobs of hot sparks and will last a lifetime.

Thank you all for the get well wishes for my hand injury! It really helps to have so many great supporters/subscribers out there.

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4DB Ferro Rod and Striker – Designed for Ease of Use by Everyone

4DB Ferro Rod and Striker – Designed for Ease of Use by Everyone

In this video my wife Tawny demonstrates just how easy it is to make a fire using 4DB Ferro Rod and Striker matching Osage Orange handle set

Matching Osage Orange Ferro Rod & Striker


With this unique fire kit set up anyone can start a fire from the kiddos to elderly, handicap to the inexperienced woodsman or woods woman. The striker takes minimal downward pressure as Tawny demonstrates.
With the addition to the quality of our 5″x1/2″ ferro rods http://4directionsbushcraft.com/product/huge-ferro-rods/
and our all natural Fire Dust tinder

4DB Fire Dust


starting a sustainable and reliable fire has never been easier.
You have fun out there and we will see you on the next video.

Please look for our Black Friday Sale where our 5″x1/2″ ferro rods are only $9.50 ea. and our Osage Orange HSS Strikers will only be $19. both while supplies last. Sale will end at 12am on Saturday. Thank you.

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4DB Fatwood and Thoughts on Store Bought Fatwood

4DB Fatwood and Thoughts on Store Bought Fatwood

In this video I examine the difference between my fatwood product that we offer at: http://4directionsbushcraft.com/product/1lbs-premium-fatwood/
and a big name store bought brand from Honduras. Now there is nothing wrong with a store bought fatwood that is not from the US but please watch out for people who resell this for double the price. Our product is harvested by us from our state of Missouri. We take a lot of pride in our product and we find and process only the very best and nothing less. Both of these products burn very well and seem to be the same quality. This is just a closer look at our quality and Honduras fatwood quality. What do you think? Thank you for watching, commenting and your support in a USA company and product.

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