How to Make Fire Using a Bow Drill

How to Make Fire Using a Bow Drill

The bow drill is a great tool to get started in making friction fires. Mastering this technique will allow you to make a fire virtually anywhere in the world. While some people may see primitive fire making as nothing more than a novelty these days, knowing how to create fire with just the resources around you is an imperative survival skill. In the event you don't have a flame source or sparking device available, friction fires are the only way to go.