FireSteel Size Chart

FireSteel.com naming convention is based on the diameter of the FireSteel rods.
For more information, refer to this chart:

***FireSteel names listed here are trademarks of FireSteel.com.

Diameter x Length
of rod in inches
Description More
Info
GobSpark™ Series
GobSpark Armageddon Now available in Bright Orange, Olive Drab or Black!!! A 3/8" diameter x 3" long Armageddon rod is attached to our specially  designed GobSpark handle.  Lanyard and Palm Scraper with ultra hardened scraper blade included.  Option to add 1/2" x 3" long Magnesium Tinder Rod. info
GobSpark Ranger Now available in Bright Orange, Olive Drab or Black!!! A 1/4" diameter x 2.5" long Ranger rod is attached to our specially designed double lanyard hole cap.  Lanyard and Super Scraper with ultra hardened scraper blade included.  Option to add 3/8" x 3" long Magnesium Tinder Rod. info
Micro FireSteel Series 3/32-inch diameter (0.09375 inch)
3/32 x 2
FireSteel Micro
FireSteel.com Micro rod only. info
Tiny FireSteel™ Series 1/8-inch diameter (0.125 inch)
1/8 x 2
FireSteel Tiny
FireSteel.com Tiny rod only. info
Miniature FireSteel Series 3/20-inch diameter (0.15 inch)
3/20 x 2
FireSteel Mini
FireSteel.com Mini rod only. info
Pup FireSteel™ Series 3/16-inch diameter (0.1875 inch)
3/16 x 2", 2.5" or 3" length
FireSteel Pup
FireSteel Pup rod only. info
Ranger FireSteel Series 1/4-inch diameter (0.25 inch)
1/4 x 2", 2.5", 3" or 4" length
FireSteel Ranger
FireSteel Ranger rod only. info
Survival FireSteel™ Series 5/16-inch diameter (0.3125 inch)
5/16 x 3.15" or 4" length
FireSteel Survival
Choice of 3.15" or 4" long FireSteel Survival rod only
with or without pre-drilled lanyard hole.
info

FireSteel Survival 3.15 kit.  Includes:
3.15" long Survival rod with hole,
super scraper,
paracord lanyard, and
option to add-on 3/8 x 3" magnesium tinder rod.

info

FireSteel Survival 4.0 kit.  Includes:
4" long Survival rod with hole,
super scraper,
paracord lanyard, and
option to add-on 3/8 x 3" magnesium tinder rod.

info
Armageddon FireSteel™ Series 3/8-inch diameter (0.375 inch)
3/8 x 2", 2.5", 3", 4", 5" or 6" length  FireSteel Armageddon Choice of 2", 2.5", 3". 4". 5" or 6" long  FireSteel.com Armageddon rod only 
with or without pre-drilled lanyard hole.
info
SOLD OUT FireSteel Armageddon 2.0 kit.  Includes:
2" long Armageddon rod with hole,
super scraper,
paracord lanyard, and
option to add-on 3/8 x 3" magnesium tinder rod.
info
SOLD OUT FireSteel Armageddon 2.5 kit.  Includes:
2.5" long Armageddon rod with hole,
super scraper,
paracord lanyard, and
option to add-on 3/8 x 3" magnesium tinder rod.
info
FireSteel Armageddon 3.0 kit.  Includes:
3" long Armageddon rod with hole,
super scraper,
paracord lanyard, and
option to add-on 3/8 x 3" magnesium tinder rod.
info
FireSteel Armageddon 4.0 kit.  Includes:
4" long Armageddon rod with hole,
super scraper,
paracord lanyard, and
option to add-on 3/8 x 3" magnesium tinder rod.
info
FireSteel Armageddon 5.0 kit.  Includes:
5" long Armageddon rod with hole,
super scraper,
paracord lanyard, and
option to add-on 3/8 x 3" magnesium tinder rod.
info
FireSteel Armageddon 6.0 kit.  Includes:
6" long Armageddon rod with hole,
super scraper,
paracord lanyard, and
option to add-on 3/8 x 3" magnesium tinder rod.
info
Blaze FireSteel™ Series 2/5-inch diameter (0.4 inch)

 2/5 x 4" length
 FireSteel Blaze

  4" long FireSteel Blaze rod only 
  with or without pre-drilled lanyard hole.
info
  FireSteel Blaze 4.0 kit.  Includes:
  4" long Blaze rod with hole,
  super scraper,
  paracord lanyard, and
  option to add-on 3/8 x 3" magnesium tinder rod.
info
SHTF FireSteel™ Series 7/16-inch diameter (0.4375 inch)
7/16 x 3.15
FireSteel SHTF
FireSteel SHTF Rod only info
Bunker FireSteel™ Series 1/2-inch diameter (0.5 inch)
1/2 x 2", 3", 4", 5" or 6" length
FireSteel Bunker
Choice of 2", 3". 4", 5", or 6" long FireSteel.com Bunker rod only with or without pre-drilled lanyard hole. info
FireSteel Bunker 2.0 kit.  Includes:
2" long Bunker rod with hole,
super scraper,
paracord lanyard, and
option to add-on 3/8 x 3" magnesium tinder rod.
info
FireSteel Bunker 3.0 kit.  Includes:
3" long Bunker rod with hole,
super scraper,
paracord lanyard, and
option to add-on 3/8 x 3" magnesium tinder rod.
info
FireSteel Bunker 4.0 kit.  Includes:
4" long Bunker rod with hole,
super scraper,
paracord lanyard, and
option to add-on 3/8 x 3" magnesium tinder rod.
info
FireSteel Bunker 5.0 kit.  Includes:
5" long Bunker rod with hole,
super scraper,
paracord lanyard, and
option to add-on 3/8 x 3" magnesium tinder rod.
info
FireSteel Bunker 6.0 kit.  Includes:
6" long Bunker rod with hole,
super scraper,
paracord lanyard, and
option to add-on 3/8 x 3" magnesium tinder rod.
info
Huge FireSteels greater than 1/2-inch diameter
0.7 x 5.1" length FireSteel Omega FireSteel Omega rod only info

1 x 6" length  FireSteel Magnum™

FireSteel Magnum rod only info
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firesteel sizes

FireSteel Diameter Comparison (inches)

Note comparion of firesteel diameter to US Penny
  1. Miniature 3/20 of an inch
  2. Pup 3/16
  3. Ranger series 4/16 = 1/4
  4. Survival series 5/16
  5. Armageddon series 6/16 = 3/8
  6. SHTF series 7/16
  7. Bunker series 8/16 = 1/2
  8. Omega 12/16 = 3/4
  9. Magnum 16/16 = 1

As can be seen, adding just a little to the diameter greatly increases the size of the FireSteel.

firesteel diameter

FireSteel diameter is measured from edge to edge through the center of the firesteel as shown in the above drawing.