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Zippo Lighter
A quality American firestarter for survival

Some prefer zippo over a BIC firestarter and here's why...
The Zippo is an American artifact used by veterans of the
Vietnam war and loved by James Dean. A genuine Zippo
windproof lighter comes with the distinctive Zippo "click."

Show your patriotism with these American Flag Zippo windproof
lighters. The American Flag Lighters are created using Zippo's
various imprint methods; deep carve, color image, lustre, auto
engrave, and fusion. These unique designs have been placed on
four different lighter cases; armor, brushed chrome, high polish
chrome, and black matte. It's a great way for preppers and
patriots to show their love of the United States.

What to know about Zippo
The Zippo lighter is a reusable metal lighter is a classic
firestarter for preppers. Zippo also makes handwarmers! The
quality lighter with the familiar click is made in America! Here's
what a prepper needs to know about Zippo...

It's a quality lighter with a familiar click. Some prefer Zippo over
a BIC firestarter and here's why...

#1: The Zippo lighter is American made.
It's one of the best made-in-America preps you can own. While
BIC is made in France, the Zippo has roots in America having
been produced since 1932 in the Bradford, PA factory. An icon of
American pop culture, Zippo has become quite a collector's item.
You may like to pick one up if you see it at a garage sale and
start a collection.

Beware however that because Zippo is popular, there will be
fakes on the market. Inspect carefully.

#2: Zippo is Windproof.
All Zippo lighters feature sturdy construction and a wind-proof
flame. It truly is the most dependable lighter you can buy.

#3: Zippo comes with a lifetime guarantee!
The company’s famous lifetime guarantee is very clear: "It works,
or we fix it free." Any Zippo pocket lighter, when returned to the
factory, will be put in first-class mechanical condition free of
charge, regardless of age or condition. No one has ever paid for a

With the exception of improvements to the flint wheel and
modifications in case finishes, the product remains unchanged
since it made it's debut to the world in 1932.

#4: Refill your Zippo for a lifetime of use!
You can refill a Zippo lighter very easily. Zippo lighters are
refillable for a lifetime of use. For optimum performance, we
recommend genuine Zippo premium lighter fluid, flints, and wicks.
Get some
Zippo lighter fluid right.

How to refill a Zippo:
Zippo lighter fluid
Zippo hand warmer
Wholesale lot of Bic lighters
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#5: You can warm your hands with a Zippo.
Take a little help for surviving a cold winter's hunt by using a
six-hour Zippo hand warmer. The pocket-sized
Zippo hand
warmer, right, is made with rugged and durable metal to handle
the rigors of your trek. It provides flameless, odorless warmth so
it won't give your positioning away.

Once you're done, refill it using easy fill technology so you don't
waste lighter fluid. Warmth and convenience are easy to come by
with the Zippo 12 -hour hand warmer.
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Above, the Zippo Handwarmers.

Keep your digits toasty wherever you go. These dependable and
reusable pocket-sized furnaces keep you warm from the stadium
to the campsite. They radiate consistent warmth for 6 or 12
hours, so you can keep your fingers functioning.

Happy endings...
Why is a Zippo lighter an excellent fire starting tool for preppers?
It's made in America, windproof and has a lifetime guarantee.
Zippo lighters get a 4.7 of 5 rating, which is much higher than  
BIC lighters. When you feel a Zippo lighter in your hand you'll
know that you've got the best tool in your hands for starting a
fire with ease.

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Stock up on Zippo lighter fluid, but be sure to get yourself some
BIC lighters. When you buy BIC Lighters in bulk you'll pay about a
buck per lighter. Zippo are of a higher quality, and they're made
in America, but a BIC lighter is probably the favorite tool of the
average prepper. They are cheap, easy and disposable. You won't
have to worry about the mess.

Of course, nothing beats the quality of a Zippo lighter and if
you're the kind of person who is ready to buy one quality item
then get yourself a Zippo and some
Zippo lighter fluid. Zippo is
American made and built to last.

Zippo fire starter kit.
Save 27% on the Zippo Emergency Fire Kit. Fire up your campsite
at a moment's notice with the Zippo Emergency Fire Kit! It's
compact and high-caliber construction packs enough punch to
overpower bleak conditions. Built for years of use, this kit is one
you're not going to want to enter the outdoors without. An
awesome stocking stuffer idea.

  • Water proof seal. The Zippo Firestarter kit is water-
    resistant fire for extra peace of mind. An O-ring creates a
    waterproof seal that protects the 5 easy spark tinders from
    moisture and keeps them dry.

  • Lanyard hole. Keep this Emergency Fire Kit close with it's
    molded lanyard hole. Connect it to a lanyard or clip, attach it
    to your backpack, and you're ready to go.
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