The original Scout fire piston is a great performer and entry level fire starter - but it has one drawback. Since its non-vented, trapped air inside the cylinder causes the piston to pop back out as if on a spring. We've upgraded the Scout by adding our Patent Pending 2nd Generation pressure relief valve. Simply open the valve 1/2 turn and depress the piston to vent.
The Scout Pro Fire Piston features an aluminum shaft and paracord belt loop. The compact size is perfect for pocket, pack or belt carry. With a single push, tinder placed in the end of the piston is spontaneously ignited by the heat of compression, instantly becoming a glowing ember with no more effort than lighting a match. Literally, fire with air...
- Patent Pending, 2nd Generation, pressure release valve
- Replacement O rings stored inside cap