What is Iron Pyrite?
Pyrite or iron disulphide (FeS2), is a mineral, it can be found in large nodules. Pyrite would of been used by paleolithic man and is used today by modern day outdoorsman.
By striking a shard of flint against a nodule of pyrite you can create fine sparks, when combined with fibrous tinder such as amadou or king Alfred’s cake it will create a small ember.
What you will receive:
1x Large piece of iron pyrite 200-400 grams.
1x Amadou fluff.
1x Cotton carry bag.
1x Flint shard.