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BottleFlame / tools for lighting a fire

BottleFlame
BottleFlame

When mountain disaster happens, the victims usually can't survive because of hypothermia. If there is a complete system of making fire, it can extend the survival time.
The “BottleFlame” is a system that combines four parts: fire piston, net, platform and bottle.
The “fire piston” is a traditional tool. Using the principle of heating air by rapid compression to ignite a piece of tinder. And in the cover is space for the materials for tinder.
And the “net”. Using the principle of centrifugal force, it can help the victim spin-dry leafs easily.
The “platform” can isolate the fire from the wet ground.
The “bottle” contains all the parts above.

University

Ming Chuan University

Ming Chuan University
Taoyuan County, Taiwan

Shu-Yu Lin,
Ming Chuan University

Huie-Ran Yang,
Ming Chuan University

Chi-Ying Chou,
Ming Chuan University