Do Black Beards Fire Plugs have an expiration date?
One of the biggest advantages of Black Beard Fire Plugs is that they have a 35 year shelf life! Our unique blend is designed to light up every time no matter what. The special blend that we use has been proven to NOT evaporate, deteriorate or dissipate for up to 35 years.
How do you extinguish a Black Beard Fire Plug?
Black Beards are waterproof as well as windproof, however, the fire that they create is not. The initial fire created from Black Beard Fire Plugs can be extinguished by either smothering or dousing the fire with water.
Where are Black Beard Fire Plugs made?
Black Beard Fire products are made in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA! We are very proud to manufacture our products here in America using 100% American made materials and ingredients.
Are Black Beards Fire Plugs Toxic?
Black Beard Fire Plugs are completely safe to handle and made with non-toxic ingredients. However when burning and when burning anything else in general, you do not want to inhale the fumes as those are to certain levels toxic.
How long do Black Beard Fire Plugs take to ship?
Most orders ship out the same or next day. With the "covid 19" Delays and shipping ports not operating at full capacity your order may be delayed. Most orders are shipped through USPS, after your order has been dropped off at post office Black Beard Fire has no control of delivery time.
Will Black Beard Fire Plugs self ignite?
No, they will not self ignite. Black Beard fire plugs have a very high flashpoint. In order for a Black Beard to light, it will need a spark or flame.
How do you store Black Beards?
Black Beard plugs store best in inside the provided bag in a cool dry place. When storing Black Beards Fire Plugs in a hot car they may become soft and leave behind a small oil looking mark.
How many fires can a Black Beard Fire Plugs Make?
Each Black Beard Fire Plug is designed to light a single fire. Each bag contains 50 plugs. AKA a lot of fires!
I have a lighter, why do I need Black Beard Fire Plugs?
A lighter/matches/ferro rod is mainly an ignition source designed to be used in short bursts of time. Black Beard fire plugs are wind resistant and waterproof, easy to light with a great burn time fuel source. When you add kindling on top you can light it easier. Imagine holding your lighter/match under a pile of sticks to light versus letting the fire plugs do all the work. Being waterproof and having a total burn time of at least 5 minutes, Black Beard fire plugs work perfectly to light a fire in any weather or condition.
Are Black Beard Fire Plugs the same as char cloth?
Believe it or not, Black Beard Fire Plugs aren’t charred at all, that way they have a much longer burn time! Plus they are resilient to the elements.
Can I cook over a Black Beard Fire Plugs?
We start with 100% cotton mixed with a specialized blend of waxes. Being a fire tinder it should be completely burned off before your cooking process starts. And as always never breathe in any fumes from anything burning.