Best Ferro Rod Fire Starter – Top 7 Picks and Reviews 2020

We went over the consumer reviews and found the best of the best using advanced technology.

Here’s a look at the best Ferro Rod Fire Starter

Bestseller No. 1
bayite 4 Inch Survival Ferrocerium Drilled Flint Fire Starter, Ferro Rod Kit with Paracord Landyard...
287 Reviews
bayite 4 Inch Survival Ferrocerium Drilled Flint Fire Starter, Ferro Rod Kit with Paracord Landyard...
  • 9ft Paracord included, gives you a good grip and never comes off. Comes with a bayite Striker-Pro striker attached to the paracord, always be prepared to start a fire
  • bayite 6 Striking Edges Striker-Pro striker is made from TOOL GRADE HSS STEEL and has a distinct hardness, maximizes a shower of hot sparks, no matter whether you prefer to use your left hand or right hand to scrape. Don't use bad quality Knife as striker. Otherwise it will not produce enough sparks due to insufficient hardness of blade
  • Ferrocerium Rod Length:4"(10cm). Diameter: 3/8"(10mm). Large enough for a shower of sparks and small enough to carry
  • Made of high effective ferrocerium rod. Waterproof & Weatherproof, fits all weather, works in any weather condition
  • Sparks shower at 5,500 F (3,000 C) to ignite a fire in any weather (even wet), at any altitude. Perfect emergency fire starter for Bushcraft, Hiking, Hunting, Fishing, EDC, Emergency, BBQ, Gas Camp Stoves, etc
Bestseller No. 2
bayite Ferro Rods 1/2' X 5'' XL Survival Fire Starter Drilled Flint Steel Ferrocerium Rod with Toggl
625 Reviews
bayite Ferro Rods 1/2" X 5'' XL Survival Fire Starter Drilled Flint Steel Ferrocerium Rod with Toggl
  • Length of the rod: 5"(130mm). Diameter of the rod is approx 1/2"(12.7mm).
  • EXTRA LARGE. Super thick and large rod throws a MASSIVE shower of hot sparks to light fire instantly in any conditions. Windproof & weather resistant. Fits all weather
  • You can use the back of a blade from an box cutter. That's the most efficient scraper that can be found easily. Don't use bad quality Knife as striker. Otherwise it will not produce enough sparks due to insufficient hardness of blade.
  • Provides up to 3000 degrees C spark in all weather, at any altitude. Durable, lasts for approximately 12,000 strikes. Perfect emergency fire starter for Bushcraft, Hiking, Hunting, Fishing, Camping, EDC, Emergency, BBQ, Gas Camp Stoves, etc
  • Bare rod only, the lanyard, striker or other accessory is not included. Search 'bayite striker', bayite 6 Striking Edges Striker-Pro striker is made from TOOL GRADE HSS STEEL and has a distinct hardness, maximizes a shower of hot sparks, no matter whether you prefer to use your left hand or right hand to scrape. Buy them together.
Bestseller No. 3
bayite 1/2 x 6 Inch Survival Drilled Flint Steel Fire Starter Ferrocerium Rod Kit with Striker-Pro...
481 Reviews
bayite 1/2 x 6 Inch Survival Drilled Flint Steel Fire Starter Ferrocerium Rod Kit with Striker-Pro...
  • Length of the rod: 6"(15.3cm). Diameter of the rod is approx 1/2"(12.7mm). 9ft Paracord included, gives you a good grip and never comes off. bayite new Striker-Pro striker included, always be prepared to start a fire
  • bayite 6 Striking Edges Striker-Pro striker is made from TOOL GRADE HSS STEEL and has a distinct hardness, maximizes a shower of hot sparks, no matter whether you prefer to use your left hand or right hand to scrape.
  • EXTRA LARGE. Super thick and large rod throws a MASSIVE shower of hot sparks to light fire instantly in any conditions. Windproof & weather resistant. Fits all weather
  • You can also use the back of a blade from an box cutter. That's the most efficient scraper that can be found easily. Don't use bad quality Knife as striker. Otherwise it will not produce enough sparks due to insufficient hardness of blade.
  • Provides up to 3000 degrees C spark in all weather, at any altitude. Durable, lasts for approximately 12,000 strikes. Perfect emergency fire starter for Bushcraft, Hiking, Hunting, Fishing, Camping, EDC, Emergency, BBQ, Gas Camp Stoves, etc
Bestseller No. 4
5-in-1 Fire Starter with Compass, Paracord and Whistle (2-Pack) for Emergency Survival Kits,...
866 Reviews
5-in-1 Fire Starter with Compass, Paracord and Whistle (2-Pack) for Emergency Survival Kits,...
  • INSTANT FIRE: Start fires in any weather conditions, over 16k strikes at 5,500°F with Magnesium Rod
  • ★ GET 2 FIRE STARTERS (Black Color): Each box includes 2 Fire Starters with unique design
  • MULTI-TOOL DESIGN: Built-in compass, 150dB Whistle, Steel Scraper, 450LB 8core Paracord and Rod
  • COMPACT & LIGHTWEIGHT: More reliable than matches or lighter, weighs less than 2 ounces, 5" long
  • 100% MONEY BACK GUARANTEE: No questions refund offered if not satisfied with product for any reason!
Bestseller No. 5
FOSTAR Ferrocerium Alloy Rod Fire Starter, 5/16 Inch Thick Waterproof Fire Steel, Bushcraft Ferro...
30 Reviews
FOSTAR Ferrocerium Alloy Rod Fire Starter, 5/16 Inch Thick Waterproof Fire Steel, Bushcraft Ferro...
  • HIGH QUALITY FERROCERIUM RODS: The fire steel rod is the perfect balance between softness & durability, consistently outperforming the leading fire starters. Will ignite a 5,500º F shower of sparks, light a fire instantly when you need.
  • START FIRE ANYWHERE: This ultra-durable flint fire starter works in any weather conditions - rain, snow, high-altitude. With the rust-free ultra-strong ferro rod those fire lighters are suitable for camping, survival, bushcraft and other outdoor activities.
  • EASILY GRIP: Ergonomic handles on the fire starter allow use by even the most frozen of fingers! This fire starter kit is easy to hold. Easy to produce showers of sparks.
  • COMPACT & LIGHTWEIGHT: More reliable than matches or lighter, weighs less than 2 ounces, only 4" long. Included is a strong 550 paracord lanyard that is long enough to carry around your neck.
  • WHAT YOU GET: 2 5/16 Inch thick ferro rod, 2 multi-purpose steel striker, 2 23 inches long 7-core paracode lanyard.
Bestseller No. 6
Bushcraft Survival Ferro Rod Fire Starter Kit | Ferro Rod w/Multi Tool Striker & Jumbo Fire Starting...
  • FIRE STARTER by BUSHCRAFT SURVIVAL. Our Ferro Rod throws 5,500°F sparks to instantly start your fire. Flint Rod is composed of a high quality ferrocerium & magnesium blend ensuring our rods work in all weather conditions. Over 15,000 strikes!
  • QUALITY CRAFTSMANSHIP. Handcrafted, cherry wood handle with the perfect grip. A 2 ft. PARACORD LANYARD attaches the MULTI-TOOL STRIKER. The Striker is made of hardened steel with built-in hex wrench, toothed edge for scraping, ruler & bottle opener.
  • FIRE STARTING ROPE INCLUDED. Jumbo proprietary wax-infused natural hemp cord works in all weather conditions and instantly ignites from the sparks of a ferro rod. Unwind the braided fire ropes and fray them by twisting the fibers a part until they are very fine and fluffy.
  • LIGHTWEIGHT & COMPACT. Ferrous Rod with striker weighs 2.3 oz. Carry it in your pack or wear it around your neck. Total Length: 4.7 inches. Ferro Rod: LENGTH: 2.76 inches DIAMETER: 3/8 inches. FIRE JUTE ROPE: 5.12 x 0.79 inches; 1.06oz.
  • SATISFACTION GUARANTEED. Whether you're deep in the bush, camping, hiking, backpacking or prepping your emergency gear, we guarantee you will love our fire steel rod with striker or your money back.
Bestseller No. 7
überleben Zünden Fire Starter | 5/16”, 3/8” or 1/2” Thick Bushcraft Fire Steel with...
  • HANDCRAFTED HARDWOOD HANDLE — Traditionally inspired materials and ergonomics. We’ve intentionally left the grip natural, ready to earn that seasoned finish. Oil & grit… bare, calloused hands.
  • BEST FERRO BLEND, PERIOD — Überleben’s Sånft-korr(TM) ferrocerium is the perfect balance between softness & durability, consistently outperforming the leading fire starters. Easily throw a 5,500ºF shower of molten sparks in any weather (waterproof), at any altitude.
  • MULTIPLE SIZE OPTIONS — At nearly 5-inches in total length, the Zünden is available in three thickness variations, including: Trad 5/16” (8mm): 12,000+ strikes, Pro 3/8” (10mm): 15,000+ strikes, and Fatty 1/2” (12.5mm): 20,000+ strikes.
  • DESIGNED FOR NECK CARRY — There’s no excuse. Even the Zünden Fatty weighs in at less than 3 oz. Includes Mil-spec 550 paracord lanyard + Multi-tool striker (straight-edge spine, concave tinder scraper, map scale, ruler, hex wrench… and most importantly, bottle opener).
  • HASSLE FREE GUARANTEE — If you’re not stoked, we’re not stoked. You shouldn’t pay for something you don’t love. If for any reason you’re not absolutely thrilled with your Zünden, let us know. We’ll fix it.