What is a Zippo lighter? I accept payments only via paypal, payments must be made after 3 days after your purchuase. The descriptions, images and content above are copyright, all rights reserved, The Antique Lighter Shop, 19th March 2010, who will instigate legal proceeding against the publishers or designers of any publication or web site containing text including meta tags photographic images, or graphics originating from this source without prior written permission. We found 14 results matching your criteria. The lighters continue to be manufactured in France as disposable tools. What's more the fuel and wick chamber of the lighter slides easily out to provide a permanent candle-like light which can provide a constant heat and light source when required. . It is important to note that butane fuel is an organic compound with the formula C4H10.
Excellent Collection of Striker Lighters from Urs Batschman. During the advent of the flint, the Art Metal Works Company began producing lighters, both pocket and table models and the first versions were called striker lighters using a simple system of striking a piece of flint with a steel rod wrapped with naphtha soaked asbestos. We are also the Lighter Repair Center for most vintage cigarette and cigar lighters available today. Rare Vintage Parker Dunhill Compact Lighter 1930s Or 40s. How does a lighter work? Most examples found were made after 1940. Ibelo is more commonly known outside Germany as Colibri. In a one stroke motion, the lighter would ignite and then stuff out the flame.
True vintage or antique versions vary from high-end, elegant collectibles made from precious materials to gauche novelty items. Vintage imco G11 engine turned early gas pocket lighter made in Austria - rare and collectable - in good condition with no dents or dings and just some light surface spots commensurate with age - being sold as a collectable only as the replacement gas refills are no longer in production - 99p start price no reserve - any questions please ask and good luck if bidding. About Me- I began my infatuation with these unique devices in the 1970's while cruising local flea markets. Many spares for 50's onward Ronson and Colibri. This will take you to our main site, Soldster. You will Be covered as normal For damage or loss , but not confiscation. We have not reviewed each third party website and have no responsibility for such third party websites or their content.
Ronson collectors can find silver antique or vintage treasures for their collection. Fuel must have a spark presented in order for ignition to occur; a spark is created by striking metal against the flint. They replied promptly to my query and photos. The most common lighter today is the disposable butane cigarette lighter. .
Thanks for watching and questions always welcome!! The transaction went smoothly and payment arrived without delay. We can sell your Vintage Lighters for top dollar, or we can buy them outright if you prefer. I would gladly do business with them again, and will recommend to friends. Click on any of the top titles to sort. Here You Will Find - Lighters and other related items from the early 20th century by makers such as Ronson, Evans, Thorens, Zippo, Regens, and other lesser known companies that produced highly unique fire making devices.
Sites with Links to The Antique Lighter Shop are shown in bold, thank you. I also welcome the opportunity to meet other collectors and share information about lighters and collecting. Some of the most beautiful lighters were made incorporating and cigarette case and lighter combination in many varied enameled deco designs. Dunhill is one of the most prominent designers and manufacturers of high-end vintage lighter companies. We also show, buy, and sell vintage lighters worldwide. Most of these lighters people have never seen before or even know existed.
These are Extremely Rare Vintage Cigarette Lighters I have collected over the years and now they are available for sale. We do not endorse the third party websites or make representations about them or any material contained in them. Ideal for brazing, soldering, dental repairs, chef's torch, plumbing, industrial maintenance, electronic repairs, etc Suitable for office, conference room, restaurant, etc. The basic types of antique or vintage lighters are manual, semi-automatic, and automatic. Welcome to my listing, i'm offering for sale O- rings seals for S. Thank you for your time.
Five stars for 2nd Markets! Aronson then had the idea of a much easier system for lighting cigarettes and cigars and his company invented one of the first automatic lighters called the Banjo. The owner of The Arts Metals Works Company, Louis V. Primarily repair Lighters from 1950's to modern except Maruman. However, I must warn that I do not respond to questions relating to the value of lighters. In Russian, but with transla tion facilities. Choose a sub category: Our wide selection of collectable as well as usable vintage lighters span over 100 years of buying and selling collections of vintage Dunhill, Ronson, Evans, Zippo, Scripto, Flat Advertiser and many many more.