Waterproof Matches by Coghlan’s, Pack of 8 are composed of a unique-blend of non toxic chemicals that are specially formulated to light even in wet conditions. The matchbox contains a striker on either sides for easy lighting. The striking surface on box of waterproof emergency matches is treated using moisture resistant coating. To get more successful strikes for the same effort, the broad side of the match is used instead of striking the tip of the match.
Since the dawn of man, having a source of fire that is reliable has been a survival necessity. With a standard matchbox, it can be pretty hard to keep your matches from getting wet on rainy days, while crossing creeks, or kayaking. This is because you never know what kind of weather you could face in an emergency situation. Having a box of waterproof emergency matches is a great way to be prepared for any emergency. It’s also a simple, yet effective item for outdoor activities, perfect for camping and hiking.
Waterproof Matches by Coghlan’s are therefore an essential part of-any survival kit or emergency camp pack. They can be true life-savers in a survival or emergency cases when you would need to light a fire when in a wet environment as they light even when wet. Many camping supply stores stock waterproof matches, and they’re packed in emergency kits in lifeboats as well as in other emergency disaster preparedness survival kits.
No emergency preparedness supply should be without them!