Premium ferro rod 6in x 1/2in.
Arguably the most dependable tool to carry on your person and guaranteed to work in any weather condition. Ferro rod includes a length of braided 550 cord lanyard w/D-ring to secure it to your belt or kit. There are few things more frustrating than not being able to start a fire because you lost your ferro rod.
Not all ferro rods are created equal. Buy once, cry once.