In a survival situation, having a fire mean having hope.

Whether you need a fire for cooking, staying warm and dry, or simply to boost moral, having a fire can be the difference between life and death.

There are many ways to start a fire, the easiest being lighting a match or using a lighter. However, a standard pack of matches can become wet very easily making it useless to you, and your average cigarette lighter can leak lighter fluid over time.

The key to ensuring a fire is ensuring that you have a way to create a flame. That is why UCO has created the Stormproof Match Kit.

The Stormproof Match Kits’ durable, waterproof case floats and keeps contents dry and protected. However, even if water does somehow get into the case, the 25 matches that come with the kit are both windproof and waterproof.

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The matches are very easy to light and will even relight after being submerged in water. Each match is has up to 15 seconds of burn time, allowing for added safety to keep them from burning fingertips.

The case itself is molded with vertical ribbing that provides a sure grip in wet, harsh condition.The case features an integrated striker on the outside to provide an easy location for lighting matches (each kit comes with 3 strikers).

Fire has always provided people with comfort, peace, protection, and life. Make sure that you are prepared for any survival situation by ensuring that you will have a warm fire to sit by.

To learn more about this and other UCO products visit industrialrev.com/uco/.