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How To Boil Water With Hot Stones

Watch more Wilderness Survival Skills videos: Subscribe to Howcast's YouTube Channel - Learn to use heated stones to boil water by following these steps. Howcast uploads the highest quality how-to videos daily! Be sure to check out our playlists for guides that interest you: Subscribe to Howcast's other YouTube Channels: Howcast Health Channel - Howcast Video Games Channel - Howcast Tech Channel - Howcast Food Channel - Howcast Arts & Recreation Channel - Howcast Sports & Fitness Channel - Howcast Personal Care & Style Channel - Howcast empowers people with engaging, useful how-to information wherever, whenever they need to know how. Emphasizing high-quality instructional videos, Howcast brings you experts who provide accurate information in easy-to-follow tutorials on everything from makeup, hairstyling, nail art design, and soccer to parkour, skateboarding, dancing, kissing, and much, much more. Step 1: Collect stones Collect stones, taking care to remove debris. The stones should be about the size of a tennis ball. Tip Avoid stones that are porous and likely to fracture or crack when heated. Step 2: Build a fire Build a fire and wait for the coals to get white-hot. Step 3: Place the stones in the fire Place the stones on the hot coals. Step 4: Place some of the heated stones in the water Remove some stones from the fire using tongs and place them in the container of water. Tip Tap the stones several times against each other to remove ashes before placing them in the water. Step 5: Replace the stones as they cool Replace the cooled stones in the water with fresh hot stones from the fire. Continue doing this until the water comes to a boil. Did You Know? Some Native American tribes used heated stones to boil water in special water-tight baskets coated with gruel.
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