"An Amazing prodcut for your food storage"
We have tried a lot of heat solutions and none comes close to measuring up to InstaFire. We have seen this stuff light quickly and easily on snow. Unlike other heat sources or fire starting equipment that pose a fire hazard, InstaFire is totally safe and can be kept in the house.
With just a match, Instafire easily lights and continues to burn with stable, predictable flames. If the disaster involves high winds or wet weather, InstaFire will still light and burn.
The all-natural ingredients makes it people- and environmentally-friendly. It burns “green” without any risk of exposure to harmful chemicals and vapors such as Benzene. It is so safe that it can be stored near food, and there are no risks of explosions or unexpected fires while in storage. It simply out-protects in comparison to other alternatives.
Each packet can light up to 4 fires or can be used on its own for up to 20-30 min of cooking heat. Its light weight and stores for 5-10 years, as its compleatley safe it can be stored with your food storage or as part of your camping rations.
Q. What is InstaFire?
A. InstaFire is made from a patented blend of recycled wood, inert minerals and paraffin wax. This patented formula is what makes InstaFire easy to light and stay lit even under extreme conditions. InstaFire is also safe to store, outdoors or in, even next to food.
Q. How can I use InstaFire?
A. InstaFire is versatile with a wide-variety of uses. It will light charcoal briquettes, dry or damp firewood or perform as a standalone fuel source. Whether roughing it in the wilderness or relaxing at home, Instafire is perfect when wanting to stay warm, dry and fed.
Q. Why do I need InstaFire?
A. If you ever need a fire to keep dry, warm or fed, then you will want InstaFire. It easily lights, even in inclement weather. It also an optimal solution for storing emergency fuel for a rainy day. With a shelf life of 30 years, InstaFire eliminates the need to rotate fuel every few years or worry about local flammable storage ordinances.
Q. How much fire can InstaFire produce?
A. On the average, InstaFire can produce an 8-10 inch flame for 10-15 minutes, depending on conditions and amount used.
Q. How fast does it light?
A. Lighting InstaFire takes ½ to1 second, depending on the humidity and type of match or lighter used. It lights much like an ordinary candle.
Q. Is InstaFire dangerous; can it explode?
A. InstaFire is NOT a combustible fuel, and therefore, there is no risk of explosions.
Q. Does InstaFire produce toxic fumes?
A. InstaFire does NOT contain any harmful chemicals or vapors, including Benzene.
Q. Will InstaFire work if it gets wet?
A. Instafire is water resistant; it will work if it gets wet. It even lights and burns while floating on top of water.
Q. Can I extinguish InstaFire and then re-use it?
A. Yes, you can smother the fire and then reuse InstaFire when needed.
Q. Does InstaFire burn in the wind?
A. While lighting InstaFire in the wind, you will need to shield it; however InstaFire will burn in up to 30 M.P.H. winds once lit.
Q. How quickly will InstaFire boil water?
A. InstaFire will boil 2 cups of water uncovered in approximately 15 minutes.
Q. Is there an odor?
A. Yes, a light, refreshing scent.
Q. Can I cook with InstaFire?
A. Of course! Anything you could cook over an open flame can be cooked with InstaFire.
Q. If my fire is going out can I add more to it?
A. Yes, you can add more InstaFire to any fire as long as you don’t smother the flame when adding more product. If you do, simply relight.
Q. How well does it store in very hot weather, being that it is paraffin based, would the paraffin melt in extreme heat?
A. 160 degrees is the melting point of Insta-Fire it will get soft at around 130 but will still be good. Just at 160 it will start melting.
Q. What are some of the other ways of explaining what InstaFire is and it's goals summarized into short phrases?
A. instant fire, survival instant fire, ready made fire, emergency fire, portable camp fire
For all our UK and Ireland customers we use UKMail to deliver your order as fast as possible. Or record delivery time is 3 hours.
We offer 3 shipping options to most of the UK mainland (Zones A and B):-
Next day shipping (before 3pm where availible)
Standard Shipping 3-5 business days.
Free shipping over £100 (up to 14 days, zones A & B only)
If you're not in, UKmail will leave a card for you to contact them and arrange to collect or have your package delivered at more convinient date.
If you know your not going to be in you can always ask us to deliver to a friend or families home or even your work. Just enter the desired delivery address into the shipping section of the checkout. You can also request to have your order delivered in plain unbranded packaging by requesting this in the comments section of the checkout.
To see the shipping zones take a look at the map below. To calculate shipping cost add to your cart and select view/edit cart.
Terms for Delivery
Dates stated for delivery are approximate only and Emergency Food Storage shall not be liable for any delays in delivery howsoever caused.
We offer Next day on orders made before the following cut off times subject to stock availability. (Please note certain items are not eligible for next day as these are shipped direct from manufacturers and is out of our control) These are clearly marked on the product descriptions.
Next day shipping orders need to be placed before these cut off times.
All orders received after 3.00pm on Thursday through to Sunday will be dispatched on the following Monday.
Prices for delivery are subject to change without prior notice from Emergency food storage.
We reserve the right to contact the customer prior to despatch of goods to inform of a change in cost of delivery.
Please Note, we are closed for bank holidays and any orders placed on the bank holiday will be delayed by one day.
A valid signature will be required on collection or delivery.
Please check the box for signs of damage before signing. Please refuse any goods that have been damaged so UKmail can have them returned and inspected. If you have refused to take delivery on this basis please contact us on the number below to inform us of the problem.
In the unlikely event that you have not received all the goods within the estimated delivery time, please notify us immediately.
We reserve the right to charge our standard carriage rate of £9.99 on all orders that are returned to sender and require re-delivery unless evidence is provided that UKmail have neglected to deliver the goods within the chosen delivery timeframe.
Whilst we endeavor to hold sufficient stock to meet all orders, there may be on occasion times when we are out of stock of a certain items. We will backorder this item for you and dispatch the item when they come back into stock.
If you require any further information regarding delivery please call 08719 711 911.