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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 11-24-2009, 11:26 AM Thread Starter
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Char Cloth

Looking for recommendations on what to use for making some char cloth.

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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 11-24-2009, 01:12 PM
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Re: Char Cloth

pretty much anything that is 100% cotton.

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post #3 of 6 (permalink) Old 11-25-2009, 08:10 PM
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Denim works the best.

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post #4 of 6 (permalink) Old 11-28-2009, 11:30 PM
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Re: Char Cloth

Use old worn out Men`s cotton underwear in your Char can.! Have made many 5 second fires using Char cloth made from these.
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post #5 of 6 (permalink) Old 11-29-2009, 07:42 PM
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Re: Char Cloth

yep...anything 100% cotton will do...i think i used undershirts when i made some when i was a kid and into survival thing in the world to throw some sparks on from a flint and start a fire...
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post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old 12-24-2009, 07:13 AM
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Re: Char Cloth

I use thicker material, old towels or sweatshirts.
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