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How to make a torch made of pine

Как изготовить факел из сосны

The torch is a kind of lamp that shines intensively, long (up to an hour and a half) and in any weather.

Consider one of the simplest methods of manufacturing a torch made of pine.

  • We cut the pine branch at the base.
  • Как изготовить факел из сосны
  • The end of the branch is divided into 4 sections.
  • Как изготовить факел из сосны
  • In the formed cracks we insert small twigs - to maximally expand them. This will allow the tinder to be fixed in the gaps, and also to provide oxygen to the tinder pipe.
  • Как изготовить факел из сосны
  • From the outside of the torch we make serifs, which will allow it to flare up faster.
  • Как изготовить факел из сосны
  • Fill the crack of the torch with pine chips.
  • Как изготовить факел из сосны
  • It is desirable that the amount of chips in the cracks is greater than shown in the photographs.
  • Как изготовить факел из сосны
  • We ignite the torch and let it burn, protecting it from the wind.
  • Как изготовить факел из сосны
  • A flaming torch will not stop the rain or wind ...
  • Как изготовить факел из сосны
  • It burns about 1-1.5 hours. This will be enough to equip a temporary home or provide first aid.
  • Как изготовить факел из сосны