First Generation Military FRH (Flameless Ration Heaters) are designed specifically to be used with your MREâ€™s to heat them anywhere, anytime. By just adding water to the heater and inserting the sealed pouch of food into the bag, you will have a 100+ degree meal in 10 to 12 minutes! Exactly what our troops are using in the field!
- Easy to Use
- Unlimited Shelf Life
- Can be used with non-MRE items as well
- Instructions for use printed on each heater
- Genuine US Military Issue
The heater is a simple combination of powdered food grade iron and magnesium, salt, and water.
When water is poured onto the included heater pad, the heater releases enough heat to warm-up the pre-cooked meal to 100+ degrees Fahrenheit in approximately 12 minutes.
Hereâ€™s how to use them;
Open carton and retrieve meal pouch. Tear open heater sleeve at top arrow.Step 2
Insert the unopened meal pouch into the heater sleeve.Step 3
Pour approximately one ounce water into the heater sleeve directly onto the heating element and up to the level indicator.Step 4
Fold the sleeve over the meal. Lay meal flat on surface with fold facing upward and heating element on bottom.Step 5
Slide the heater sleeve into the carton, unopened end first. Prop the carton against an angled surface to allow steam to rise.Step 6
After 10-12 minutes, the meal is fully heated. Remove the sleeve, tear where indicated and slide out the meal pouch.Step 7
Be careful - the contents are hot! Open the meal pouch and you're ready to eat!Please Note:
Once you've applied the water solution, the unit will become activated and produce heat and steam. Used Food Heaters are non-toxic and may be thrown in the trash. They do not produce Carbon Monoxide, but may activate CO detectors. Use in a well-ventilated area on a heat-safe surface. Keep out of reach of children.
*Add more salt to solution in increase heat and decrease cooking time