Wonderful Engineering

Here’s How You Can Light A Matchstick Using Only A Rubber Band

Have you ever been frustrated when a match refuses to light up due to a damp match box in rainy weather? This YouTuber has found a handy trick to put an end to all your woes. All it takes to light up a matchstick is some basic stationery items and a little practice to improve your knotting skills.

Check out the video below illustrating this trick; it is literally fighting fire with fire!



The only question here is if the other match stick will also be lit as it is flung across the floor? In either case, it is advisable to protect yourself from the flying sparks!