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Old 10-01-2017, 01:04 PM   #1
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Default How to Keep a Fire Going For 50 days The way I did in Patagonia on Alone

I keep geting emails asking how i keep my fire going for 50 days so i finally got around to it and made the video. When i was out in Patagonia on History's Alone Season 3 I found a way to keep my fire going for 50 days without letting it go out or using a lot of Firewood. There really isn't much to it. Around 3 weeks in to my time there i remember this drawing from an old book i had about people with open fire places from the 1800s. Basically it showed the fire wood pushed back against the back of the fire place an buried almost completely with ashes so that it would get less oxygen and burn threw the night there would be something to get going in the morning. It took me about a week to perfect the method but once i moved to my upper shelter and built a really nice stone lined u shaped fire place i had it down. So from the day after i moved into my new shelter i keep that fire going putting it to sleep and waking it up for over 200 times without having to even Touch my fire starter.

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Very impressive! Must have been one hell of an experience out there! Loved to watch the season and read your explenations here in parallel! Beautiful drone footage aswell! Keep up the nice work! Great stuff!
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