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How To Start An Instant Fire With Nothing But A Gum Wrapper


This quick fire-starting trick just might blow your mind…

Last week, we showed you how to create a friction fire, even when conditions are wet. This week, we’ll show you how to start a fire using a gum wrapper.

Magic? Not quite!

The basics of this trick are simple: all you need is a foil chewing gum wrapper and a battery. (Any any kind of dual terminal battery will work such as a AA or AAA.) With these, you simply connecting the foil wrapper to the negative and positive ends of the battery and..presto: instant fire!

Watch an example here: