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Awesome Lighters

PyroVault 2.0 Lighter Armor

PyroVault 2.0 Lighter Armor

Thyrm’s PyroVault 2.0 provides a durable waterproof housing for your lighter, keeping it safe from the elements. It has a dual-wall construction with a full gasket seal and an easy-open, spring-loaded lid. It also comes with a Tinder-Quik firestarter that hides beneath the lighter. Compatible with a variety of Zippo inserts.

True Plasma Lighter XR

True Plasma Lighter XR
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This unique lighter features an extendible gooseneck that puts more distance between your hand and the fires it starts. It uses a high-voltage plasma spark to light fires and works in winds up to 80 mph. When closed, its rubberized ABS body provides IPX6-rated water resistance and can float on water if you drop it.

Blue Sky Lighter

Blue Sky Lighter
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Made in Japan by Tsubota Pearl, this dreamy lighter features a hand-lacquered polycarbonate case that looks like wispy white clouds set against a beautiful blue sky. The steel lighter has a cotton wick and takes Zippo-style lighter fluid. We also dig their transparent color series.

Zippo Titanium Coated Wave Lighter

Zippo Titanium Coated Wave Lighter
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This beautiful lighter from Zippo’s Japanese product line features a deeply-embossed titanium coating that looks like rippling waves. It comes in a black or blue finish with Zippo’s famously reliable lighter mechanism inside. They also make versions with swirl and abstract geometric patterns.

Dango Aluminum Lighter Capsule

Dango Aluminum Lighter Capsule
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Dango’s machined aluminum shell offers protection and a stylish home for your lighter. It’s waterproof and accepts a standard BIC Mini lighter (sold separately). Its screw-top lid is pre-drilled for a lanyard or tether for easy carrying. Choose from Jet Black or Satin Silver.

Zippo Classic Copper Lighter

Zippo Classic Copper Lighter

Over the past five decades, Zippo has produced a handful of special lighters made from copper. This classic design is now back for a limited time as a pre-production model with a hand-finished, solid copper case. Its insert is made from a unique black-coated steel, and it’s covered by Zippo’s lifetime repair guarantee.

Ti-FS Mk2 Survival Lighter

Ti-FS Mk2 Survival Lighter
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This unique lighter from Prometheus Design Werx is precision milled from a 6AL-4V titanium billet. Its deeply-textured body pattern is reminiscent of a grenade, and provides an excellent grip for opening and closing. Its screwtop lid connects with an O-ring seal to keep moisture out, and has a lanyard hole on top.

Making a See-through Steel Lighter

Making a See-through Steel Lighter

My Mechanics was inspired to create a unique circular lighter after seeing a similar design from fellow maker W&M Levsha. They built this one entirely from scratch using stainless steel. It has a donut-shaped body that hides a wick, cotton and lighter fluid inside. A fake wick sticks out in its see-through center.

TekFire Lighter/Battery

TekFire Lighter/Battery
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UST’s rugged gadget is the perfect addition to any adventurer’s kit. Not only does it contain a plasma arc lighter for starting campfires without butane, but it also doubles as a 3000mAh emergency charger for your USB-A or USB-C powered devices. It comes with a paracord lanyard with a red core that doubles as tinder.

Slimline Windproof Rechargeable Lighter

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This compact cigarette lighter won’t bulk up your pocket, never needs lighter fluid, and works fine even in the wind. It uses an electrical arc instead of a flame and recharges using any standard USB charger. Save 57% in The Awesomer Shop.

Giant Working Lighter

Giant Working Lighter

Is that little lighter in your pocket not doing a very good job getting the fire started? Check out the jumbo-sized 500,000 BTU lighter that BrainfooTV made. Since it’s more flamethrower than Bic lighter, we don’t recommend trying to light your cigarettes with it. Be sure to check out the build video.

Dissim Invertible Lighter

Dissim Invertible Lighter
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This unique pocket lighter features a circular grip that allows for it to be comfortably held in both an upright and inverted position, making it easier to use to light candles or fires without burning your fingers. The angled flame port directs the flame where you want it, and it’s easily refillable with butane.

RONXS Plasma Arc Candle Lighter

RONXS Plasma Arc Candle Lighter
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Tired of burning your fingers while lighting candles or starting fires? This plasma arc lighter has a flexible gooseneck that lights flames even inside of tall jars or under a pile of kindling. It also works in the wind, and its USB-rechargeable battery provides up to 500 sparks between charges.

How Zippo Lighters Are Made

How Zippo Lighters Are Made

BRANDMADE.TV takes us inside the Zippo lighter factory for a look at how they create their iconic windproof lighters. The process starts out with rolls of brass which are shaped to form each lighter’s case before it’s chromed. The interior is formed from steel, then brass, flint, a wick, and cotton are added to complete the assembly.

USB Candle Lighter

USB Candle Lighter
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Never worry about burning your fingertips again with this long-reach candle lighter. It uses a clean-burning electric arc to reach candle wicks, fireplace tinder, and charcoal inside your grill, keeping a comfortable distance between your hand and the flame. It offers up to 130 lights per charge via its USB port.

Rusty Bolt Into Steampunk Lighter

Rusty Bolt Into Steampunk Lighter

One of the great things about metal is just how recyclable it can be. In this video from Random Hands, he shows how he transformed a rusty old bolt into a shiny new lighter with a steampunk aesthetic. While the reused steel was only used for its main chamber, the additional brass pieces really give it a finished look.

TG Flameless Plasma Lighter

TG Flameless Plasma Lighter
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This rechargeable electric lighter is sure to work even in wind or damp conditions. It uses pair of plasma arcs to ignite tinder or anything else you need to light up, and comes wrapped in a waterproof silicone rubber casing, with a flip top cover.

MecArmy X7S Flashlight & Lighter

MecArmy X7S Flashlight & Lighter
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MecArmy’s X7S is a kit that comes with a 130 lumen flashlight and a refillable lighter. The great thing about the kit is that you can connect the two tools and carry them as one, or you can use them separately, thanks to the included connecting capsule, which doubles as a storage cache.

Tecboss Torch Lighter

Tecboss Torch Lighter
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This sleek, pen-style lighter has a torch-style flame that resists wind, so it’s great for starting campfires and charcoal grills. It’s made from zinc alloy, and has an adjustable flame height control. Refills easily with butane.

Plazmatic VEO Flameless Lighter

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If you’ve ever tried to light a match or a cigarette lighter in the wind, you know how difficult it can be. The Plazmatic VEO lighter creates a high intensity electric arc using a USB rechargeable battery, ensuring you never flame out. Offers 50 to 100 lights per charge.

Akomplice Trench Lighter

Akomplice Trench Lighter
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The Akomplice Trench Lighter is based on the design of its World War I namesake. Its eye-catching and unique case is made from durable brass or brass and steel. It’s about 3″ tall and 1″ wide, and it runs on regular lighter fluid.

DualFuel Lighter & Power Bank

DualFuel Lighter & Power Bank

DualFuel is a flameless and windproof lighter that doubles as an emergency power bank. It has a built-in 1200mAh battery and USB-A and USB-C charging ports that can be used simultaneously. It charges via microUSB. Available in black or gold.

Knnox Lighter

Knnox Lighter

The Knnox lighter is more than a tool – though it’s good at its job too. The elegantly designed lighter is sure to be a conversation piece, thanks to the way its fire comes up from its side. Each lighter is made from a solid block of brass and comes with a lifetime warranty.

Deal: Spakr Mini Lighter

Deal: Spakr Mini Lighter

The Sparkr Mini Lighter doubles as a flashlight. It’s USB-rechargeable, and its plasma beams don’t rely on flame or butane so it will work in any weather. Grab it for 33% off the normal price in The Awesomer Shop.

Tek-Fire Plasma Lighter

Tek-Fire Plasma Lighter
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Not only does this lighter feature a flameless, windproof electronic lighting element, it comes wrapped up in a rugged survival-friendly case with a sturdy protective lid for keeping the elements out, and a carrying cord that’s perfect for attaching to a carabiner.

Sparkr Plasma Lighter Flashlight

Sparkr Plasma Lighter Flashlight
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Power Practical’s handy two-in-one tool combines a flashlight and an electric plasma lighter, which sparks cleanly and starts fires even in the wind or rain. The bright 400 lumen LED light offers three intensity levels and includes a diffuser.

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