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JAJA ProStart Campfire Starter

Item #: 40311

Our Price: $24.95

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The JAJA ProStart Campfire Starter is one of the coolest camping items to come along in years. It will start your campfire in 5 minutes or less using only a standard 16oz propane cylinder. It doesn't get any faster or simpler than that. You don't need kindling or dangerous gasoline products to start your fire. No wads of crumpled smoke billowing newspapers. No lingering gas fumes. Just you and the JAJA. It evens comes with a FREE sparker to light it. On a personal note the JAJA has started many fires for me while camping or at the backyard fire pit but once at a campground it started a load of, campground supplied, soaking wet pine, much to our amazement. Without the JAJA we would have been cold and wet but the JAJA saved the day and the weekend.

  • Simple - Safe - Fast
  • Great for Camping or at the Backyard Fire Pit
  • Adjustable valve for total flame control
  • Free sparker included
  • Starts most fires in 5 minutes or less
  • Uses standard (easily available) 16oz propane cylinders
  • No lingering petroleum smell
  • Durable long lasting construction
  • Flared tip creates excellent flame coverage
  • Tank is a safe distance from the fire
  • Simplified Instructions - build a tepee of wood inside the appropriate fire ring or surface. Kindling is not necessary. Attach the propane canister to the JAJA ProStart by simply screwing it on. Light a match or strike the included sparker and open the JAJA valve. Set the JAJA in place under the wood and watch the JAJA do the rest. When the fire has started turn the valve off and remove the JAJA. Carefully place it away from the fire and away from other campers as it is very hot. In a few minutes when it is cool put it back in the box.
  • Before use please read all included instructional and safety material.
  • 30"x8"x1.5"
  • Wt. 1lb. 9oz.

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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JAJA Camping SuppliesJAJA ProStart Campfire Starter
 
4.7

(based on 16 reviews)

93%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Simple to use (12)
  • Effective (11)
  • Packs small / compresses (9)
  • Good instructions / manual (8)

Cons

  • Hard to repack (3)

Best Uses

  • Camping (13)
  • Day trip (9)
  • Kayak / canoe / rafting (8)
  • Road trips (7)
  • Winter conditions (7)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual/ recreational (9), Avid adventurer (4)
    • What Is Your Gear Style:
    • Comfort driven (13)

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5.0

Campmor Ships Fast !!!!!!!!

By Big Jim

from Berville, Michigan

About Me Casual/ Recreational

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Clear Instructions
  • Easy To Pack
  • Effective
  • Simple To Use

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Campgrounds
    • Day Trips
    • River Trips
    • Road Trips
    • Winter Conditions

    Comments about JAJA Camping Supplies JAJA ProStart Campfire Starter:

    Fast easy fire

    • What Is Your Gear Style:
    • Comfort Driven

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    4.0

    Works great!

    By BobbyG66

    from Milford MA

    About Me Avid Adventurer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Clear Instructions
    • Simple To Use

    Cons

    • Hard To Repack

    Best Uses

    • Campgrounds

    Comments about JAJA Camping Supplies JAJA ProStart Campfire Starter:

    Works great, but do have to let it run for a few minutes. When creating a teepee style, it mostly burned the upper parts of the logs. Just need to adjust to hit lower part of logs.

    • What Is Your Gear Style:
    • Comfort Driven

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    5.0

    Hard to find and works great.

    By Bronco

    from Montana

    About Me Avid Adventurer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Clear Instructions
    • Easy To Pack
    • Effective
    • Simple To Use

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Backcountry Camping
      • Campgrounds
      • Day Trips
      • River Trips
      • Road Trips

      Comments about JAJA Camping Supplies JAJA ProStart Campfire Starter:

      Easy to light with the FREE striker. Great way to be the FIRST fire!

      • What Is Your Gear Style:
      • Comfort Driven

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      5.0

      Great Product

      By Alabama Camper

      from Alabama

      About Me Casual/ Recreational

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Pack
      • Effective
      • Simple To Use

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Campgrounds

        Comments about JAJA Camping Supplies JAJA ProStart Campfire Starter:

        Cool toy to start the campfire. Works great!!

        • What Is Your Gear Style:
        • Comfort Driven

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        3.0

        JaJa ProStart

        By Gary X

        from Rhode Island

        About Me Casual/ Recreational

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Pack

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Campgrounds
          • Day Trips
          • Road Trips
          • Winter Conditions

          Comments about JAJA Camping Supplies JAJA ProStart Campfire Starter:

          This product was purchased for my father for Christmas. He and my mother are both retired and RV in the summer. So unfortunately the testing will have to wait till then, but it seems like it will work well. The construction is solid and it also come with a flint light similar to one you would use in weilding so i think that is a thoughtful extra. I will update later this year.

          • What Is Your Gear Style:
          • Comfort Driven

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          5.0

          Pro Start Fire Starter

          By jackusan

          from Kingsport TN

          About Me Casual/ Recreational

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          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Clear Instructions
          • Easy To Pack
          • Effective
          • Simple To Use

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Backcountry Camping
            • Campgrounds
            • Day Trips
            • River Trips
            • Road Trips
            • Winter Conditions

            Comments about JAJA Camping Supplies JAJA ProStart Campfire Starter:

            This is the tool to have to get a fire going. Cold, windy, damp it doesn't matter. Starts the fire with the logs. Forget kindling and gradually building the fire. This starts the fire in less than 5 minutes and you start enjoying it right away.

            • What Is Your Gear Style:
            • Comfort Driven

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            5.0

            It works

            By LT

            from Los Angeles, CA

            About Me Avid Adventurer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Effective
            • Simple To Use

            Cons

            • Hard To Repack

            Best Uses

            • Campgrounds
            • Day Trips
            • River Trips
            • Road Trips
            • Winter Conditions

            Comments about JAJA Camping Supplies JAJA ProStart Campfire Starter:

            Works great

            • What Is Your Gear Style:
            • Comfort Driven

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            5.0

            WOW

            By Hayduke Lives

            from Jefferson, USA

            About Me Professional/Guide

            Pros

            • Clear Instructions
            • Easy To Pack
            • Effective
            • Freaking Works
            • Simple To Use

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Campgrounds
              • Day Trips
              • River Trips
              • Road Trips
              • Wet Wood
              • Winter Conditions

              Comments about JAJA Camping Supplies JAJA ProStart Campfire Starter:

              Bottom line - this thing is amazing!! Everywhere we go we show it off and people want one. While others are messing around with pine cones and soggy newspaper, we have a roaring, smoke free fire in seconds with just the flick of a welders sparker (included). 30 seconds with dry wood on medium blast. A few minutes with Oregon-style soggy-wet campground wood on full blast. We attached a half empty tank to it and still haven't finished one. Just like any torch, it's gonna light better when turned way down. Whoever complained it didn't work must have cranked it up and tried to light it and it just blew itself out. A must have piece of gear, especially if you encounter wet wood a lot. Only bummer is it isn't hands free on most camp fire rings; which is probably a good thing. JUST BUY IT!!!

              • What Is Your Gear Style:
              • Comfort Driven

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              5.0

              No brainer

              By Catfish

              from Az

              Verified Buyer

              Comments about JAJA Camping Supplies JAJA ProStart Campfire Starter:

              Starts a campfire with total ease. What more could you ask for?

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              5.0

              It is perfect

              By Bronco

              from Great Falls, Montana

              About Me Avid Adventurer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Backcountry Camping
                  • Campgrounds
                  • Day Trips
                  • River Trips

                  Comments about JAJA Camping Supplies JAJA ProStart Campfire Starter:

                  I have looked high and low for one of these. This is a perfect campfire starter.Also works well in doors.

                  • What Is Your Gear Style:
                  • Comfort Driven

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                    This Campfire Starter looks pretty cool!! I have never seen anything like it. On average how long does a tank of propane last?
                    Asked on 10/22/2011 by Anonymous

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                      A:

                      Tank would burn for an approximately 1 hour.

                      Answered on 10/25/2011 by Steve from Campmor
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