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Old 05-20-2010, 09:46 PM   #26
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Default Re: High Quality Butane Torch Lighters

The Duponts tank is small, if you want a realiable lighter check out the blazer pb207 or cg-001
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Old 05-20-2010, 11:36 PM   #27
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The Duponts tank is small, if you want a realiable lighter check out the blazer pb207 or cg-001
Duponts tank is not small as comparison to any lighter in its class..

And having said that, the Blazer is not in its class.. Infact the only thing the blazer is good for is holding an obscene amount of fuel. Its ugly and unreliable.
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Old 05-21-2010, 02:08 AM   #28
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Duponts are OG, the best on the market for reliabilty, and have that distinctive ring when you open them that any lighter person or smoking aficionado will recognize right off the bat.

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Old 05-21-2010, 06:23 AM   #29
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ive had my ronson for over 5 years. it was cheap and has never failed me. i was all into the more expensive lighters but i always seemed to lose them. lost two zippo's, and three colibri lighters (from $35-55). i bought one of the zippo butane lighter's one time but they are hit or miss. the one i bought would never strike right, and i have tried other people's butane zippo, and there's worked fine.

after all of that and hearing from other forums on how well the ronson worked i bought one and it has never failed me in all the years i've used it. the added bonus is if i lose the ronson it's only $3.

and like the only other way to light a cigar is a match or strip. common sense tells you to wait till the wood part of the match starts to light up.
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Old 05-21-2010, 08:39 AM   #30
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i have one of the ronson one's they work well.
but i really dont like torches. i think you should look into an Austrian lighter.
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Old 05-21-2010, 11:16 AM   #32
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$200 budget for lighter. damn.. need an uber even burn on the gp?
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Old 05-21-2010, 11:34 AM   #33
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With your budget I'd look at an ST Dupont lighter - widely acknowledged as the best torches you can buy and built with high grade materials, not to mention classy designs.
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With your budget I'd look at an ST Dupont lighter - widely acknowledged as the best torches you can buy and built with high grade materials, not to mention classy designs.
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Will people please stop bringing up Ronson lighters? he said High Quality.

there $3 fuc*ing dollars!! you honestly think they are good?

And before you chastize me, keep in mind, i own about 12-15 of them. They are scattered all over the place (i.e. work, boat, all my cars, wifes purse).. Never know when ill need a lighter. Ive also gone through about 10 of them, as they go bad fairly quickly.. When i am going to burn a cigar, i use the Dupont. Never fails
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http://lightersdirect.com/product_in...ducts_id=11603

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Real Diamonds son!

Seriously, ive had my ST Dupont for almost 2 years and it has never failed me and get alot of thumbsup from my friends whenever i light them up. Too bad it was stolen. And i ordered another one.
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Old 05-29-2010, 04:15 AM   #39
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Id like to know if the OP ever made a purchase..

He never even replied back here with any comments, nor PM'ed me..

Were you just wasting time?
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This thread made me go and get my uncles Zippo out of the case. Polished up and going to rebuild it.
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The zippo my uncle used in vietnam still works when its got fuel in it. They make butane lighters too. And their made in the US still.
Made in Bradford, PA been using the same Zippo everyday for 6 years.
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Made in Bradford, PA been using the same Zippo everyday for 6 years.

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This one he got in the 1940's. New flint and some fluid and it lights right up. Its got his initials and his company engraved on it. 190th F.A. GP.
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Old 08-28-2010, 03:43 PM   #45
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I want a nice lighter. The use would be for end times/survival.
I'm sure a Zippo is better than a $1 plastic Bic lighter..

I want a Colibri lighter. Those things look pimp. Hopefully they're worth the $100 price tags

Colibri Lighter 3003 Satin Silver-Polished Silver
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Triple Beam on yo ***, son
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IM Corona Double Corona Lighter Black Matte 8331
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Porsche Design PD6 Lighter Micro Torch Flame Black
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Bugatti B1 Lighter BL150 Laser Windproof Flame Limited Diamond Carved / 24k Gold
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Edit: Damn, here is a 'survival' lighter.

Colibri Quantum Xtreme II Lighters
The world's first high-altitude lighter, Extreme II, is equipped with a windproof Quantum torch flame ignition. Functional at up to 13,000 feet and waterproof to 3 ATM, it features a compass, a steel belt clip, and a lanyard. Great for outdoor activities lovers.
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Though, It's not classy. Like a Porsche gold plated lighter. ha

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if you want it for survival, dont buy any of those first two crappy Colibris..

bugatti lighters are very dependable also..

after many more months of use, my ST Dupont still hasnt missed a beat
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