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by Eldon
03 Aug 2022, 07:30
Forum: Historisches
Topic: Erhard-Affe
Replies: 12
Views: 2550

Re: Erhard-Affe

This gimbal-style Erhard lantern is a variation that is new to me.

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Diese kardanische Erhard-Laterne ist eine für mich neue Variante.


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by Eldon
30 Jul 2022, 04:49
Forum: Historisches
Topic: Flip Austria
Replies: 6
Views: 2351

Re: Flip Austria

Can someone offer insight about this Continental Lighters I bough recently? The mechanism looks like the Flip but the base of the lighter is marked "Germany". Could this be some type of co-operative production where the mechanism was produced by Bohdal in Austria and the globe base made by...
by Eldon
20 Jun 2022, 16:08
Forum: Datierung & Identifizierung
Topic: Hinkmann oder nicht?
Replies: 10
Views: 3416

Re: Hinkmann oder nicht?

For reference - the semi automatic version does not carry advertising.

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Als Referenz - die halbautomatische Version trägt keine Werbung.

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by Eldon
19 Jun 2022, 04:18
Forum: Historisches
Topic: Claxton Cigarette Cabinets
Replies: 0
Views: 118

Claxton Cigarette Cabinets

Frederick A. Claxton patented his cigarette cabinet with an actuating lighter holder in 1932/1933. Designed to operate using popular semi-automatic pocket lighters from the era, Claxton cigarette cabinets feature a lighter holder and simple lever mechanism to actuate the lighter when the cabinets ar...
by Eldon
10 Jun 2022, 04:40
Forum: Historisches
Topic: The History Of Ronson
Replies: 0
Views: 137

The History Of Ronson

Originally published in 1992 as part of the long out-of-print first edition of “Ronson, The World’s Greatest Lighter”, Urban Cummings and Chris Clark have granted the Library permission to preserve and share Urban's exceptional and important research: https://www.lighterlibrary.com/RonsonHistory.php...
by Eldon
09 Jun 2022, 15:52
Forum: Dies & Jenes (Small Talk)
Topic: Figural pigs
Replies: 3
Views: 1604

Re: Figural pigs

You can also find more pigs here: https://www.lighterlibrary.com/Chretien-Briquet-4420.php and here: https://www.lighterlibrary.com/RK-Schweine.php ****************** Weitere Schweine finden Sie auch hier: https://www.lighterlibrary.com/Chretien-Briquet-4420.php und hier: https://www.lighterlibrary....
by Eldon
12 Mar 2022, 14:39
Forum: Datierung & Identifizierung
Topic: Unbekanntes Feuerzeug in Form eine Striker
Replies: 7
Views: 2731

Re: Unbekanntes Feuerzeug in Form eine Striker

This example is branded with the name"Zarast".

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Dieses Beispiel ist mit dem Namen "Zarast" gebrandmarkt.
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by Eldon
22 Feb 2022, 17:31
Forum: Historisches
Topic: Le Cuistot
Replies: 7
Views: 2322

Re: Le Cuistot

With spark. Mit Funken. 😃
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by Eldon
13 Jan 2022, 04:32
Forum: Historisches
Topic: Mugette
Replies: 15
Views: 4062

Re: Mugette

Sure - I understand your disappointment, but it is a nice lighter that is +/- 80 years old. Glad I was able to help. :thumbup:

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Klar - ich verstehe Ihre Enttäuschung, aber es ist ein schönes Feuerzeug, das +/- 80 Jahre alt ist. Schön, dass ich helfen konnte. :thumbup:
by Eldon
12 Jan 2022, 05:00
Forum: Historisches
Topic: Mugette
Replies: 15
Views: 4062

Re: Mugette

It is a Japanese copy by Sakakura. **** Es ist eine japanische Kopie von Sakakura.
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by Eldon
29 Oct 2021, 22:51
Forum: Datierung & Identifizierung
Topic: Namenloses Einhandfeuerzeug
Replies: 4
Views: 1457

Re: Namenloses Einhandfeuerzeug

Here is another example that is branded and has a flat bottom. The Ballet books identify this lighter as produced by Fritz Berlin in Berlin around 1913. **************************** Hier ist ein weiteres Beispiel, das mit einer Marke versehen ist und einen flachen Boden hat. Die Ballettbücher weisen...
by Eldon
15 Oct 2021, 01:51
Forum: Neuanschaffungen
Topic: Le Pratique
Replies: 5
Views: 1443

Re: Le Pratique

Thank you Joe, the subject line corrected to help the search engine. :clap:

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Danke Joe, die Betreffzeile wurde korrigiert, um der Suchmaschine zu helfen.
by Eldon
15 Oct 2021, 01:43
Forum: Datierung & Identifizierung
Topic: Dubsky Standard
Replies: 4
Views: 1837

Re: Dubsky Standard

Here's a new addition to my Dubsky collection. I think there may be a piece missing from the cigarette box lid that actuates the snuffer release button on the lighter. Does some have an example they can show for comparison? ***************************** Hier ist ein Neuzugang in meiner Dubsky-Sammlu...
by Eldon
24 Aug 2021, 02:17
Forum: Historisches
Topic: Colibri SUNBEAM
Replies: 2
Views: 1420

Re: Colibri SUNBEAM

Here are a few photos comparing a Colibri “Sunbeam” with an English “Kron” lighter. I suspect Colibri produced both lighters. Does someone else have both lighters to compare them? **************************************************** Hier ein paar Fotos zum Vergleich eines Colibri „Sunbeam“ mit einem...
by Eldon
20 Jul 2021, 13:30
Forum: Datierung & Identifizierung
Topic: Orli Automatic Orlik?
Replies: 3
Views: 3290

Re: Orli Automatic Orlik?

According to this article - Louis Orlik produced the lighter, Alfred Orlik produced the porcelain, and both men were native Austrians. https://www.gourmetsleuth.com/articles/print/alfred-orlik-porcelain ************************ Laut diesem Artikel stellte Louis Orlik das Feuerzeug her, Alfred Orlik ...
by Eldon
16 Apr 2021, 01:10
Forum: Patente, Prospekte, Kataloge & Werbung
Topic: Müller & Grünstein Katalog
Replies: 9
Views: 2871

Re: Müller & Grünstein Katalog

Thank you very much Dirk! Now I know the name for this device and that is it missing the stand.

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Vielen Dank Dirk! Jetzt kenne ich den Namen für dieses Gerät und das heißt, es fehlt der Ständer.

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by Eldon
17 Jan 2021, 16:38
Forum: Historisches
Topic: Stambul
Replies: 48
Views: 12860

Re: Stambul

Two Lighthouse
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by Eldon
17 Jan 2021, 16:19
Forum: Historisches
Topic: Stambul
Replies: 48
Views: 12860

Re: Stambul

Three Stambuls, one marked Leon.
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by Eldon
17 Jan 2021, 16:12
Forum: Historisches
Topic: Stambul
Replies: 48
Views: 12860

Re: Stambul

Two Stambul Supra

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by Eldon
14 Jan 2021, 01:39
Forum: Historisches
Topic: Imco 6900, Gunlite
Replies: 8
Views: 3905

Re: Imco 6900, Gunlite

I found this Gunlite on eBay in the U.S. with an unusual snuffer appendage and a 7-hole windguard. *************** Ich habe diesen Gunlite bei eBay in den USA mit einem ungewöhnlichen Snuffer-Anhang und einem 7-Loch-Windschutz gefunden. 20210113_193324.j5thpg 20210113_193546.jpg 20210113_193506.jpg
by Eldon
10 Jan 2021, 14:48
Forum: Historisches
Topic: Everflow Lighter Corp.
Replies: 0
Views: 1166

Everflow Lighter Corp.

Here is info about Everflow Lighters I have written for the Lighter Library: Everflow table lighters are a variation of the Quercia Eclair produced after World War 2 during the late '40s. Though based on Marcel Quercia's 1930 semi-automatic mechanism design, the Everflow uses a distinctive coil-type...
by Eldon
10 Jan 2021, 14:31
Forum: Neuanschaffungen
Topic: Anglia Table Lighter
Replies: 6
Views: 2590

Re: Anglia Table Lighter

These lighters were manufactured by Stewart Engineering: http://www.lighterlibrary.com/stewartengineeringco.php
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by Eldon
08 Jan 2021, 14:13
Forum: Datierung & Identifizierung
Topic: Chesterfield & Ritz Lighters
Replies: 0
Views: 1288

Chesterfield & Ritz Lighters

Here is some info I have put together about Chesterfield & Ritz Lighters for the Lighter Library. Both lighters are largely undocumented and I haven't been able to identify their manufacturer with certainty. Does any has more info? At least two versions of the Chesterfield Lighter were produced....
by Eldon
30 Dec 2020, 16:39
Forum: Historisches
Topic: Bernhardt & Myers
Replies: 0
Views: 1518

Bernhardt & Myers

Here are a couple of photos that compare variations of the semi-automatic Seigneur mechanisms.... Hier sind ein paar Fotos, die Variationen der halbautomatischen Seigneur-Mechanismen vergleichen .... BernhardtMyers-Seigneur-4479.jpg ...and full automatic Albany/Windsor mechanisms. ... und vollautoma...
by Eldon
28 Dec 2020, 15:03
Forum: Historisches
Topic: Regens Austria
Replies: 2
Views: 1793

Re: Regens Austria

Here are some comparisons of the 2nd Regens version and copies of it. ***** Hier sind einige Vergleiche der 2. Regens-Version und Kopien davon. RegensUSA-4170.jpg U.S. version (L) & Austrian Bedford Butane (R) RegensUSA-4158.jpg U.S. version (L) & British Noel (R) RegensUSA-4162.jpg U.S. ver...
by Eldon
28 Dec 2020, 14:54
Forum: Historisches
Topic: Regens Austria
Replies: 2
Views: 1793

Re: Regens Austria

Here are some photos that show the original Austrian Regens lighter compared with different copies that were produced. Hier sind einige Fotos, die das original österreichische Regens Feuerzeug im Vergleich zu verschiedenen Kopien zeigen, die produziert wurden. KB-Regens-4136.jpg Austrian & U.S. ...
by Eldon
27 Dec 2020, 16:23
Forum: Historisches
Topic: Imco mit Klappdeckel
Replies: 4
Views: 2708

Re: Imco mit Klappdeckel

Here are some photos comparing the IMCO Tornado & Golden Wheel Streamliter. The IMCO is brass & chrome, the Golden Wheel is sterling. My impression is that IMCO produced the design first but have not been able to date the Golden Wheel version yet. More Tornado picturers here: http://lighterl...
by Eldon
27 Dec 2020, 15:59
Forum: Historisches
Topic: Imco 5800
Replies: 4
Views: 2757

Re: Imco 5800

Here are some photos comparing the U.S. manufactured Dunhill Service Lighter, Parker Service Lighter and IMCO Dandy. More info & docs for the Dandy here: http://lighterlibrary.com/IMCONYdandy.php For the Dunhill & Parker Service Lighters here: http://lighterlibrary.com/ADOL-DunhillService.ph...
by Eldon
25 Nov 2020, 13:45
Forum: Datierung & Identifizierung
Topic: patented flip top lighter with logo
Replies: 0
Views: 1293

patented flip top lighter with logo

I started looking through patents for this lighter last night but no luck yet. Can anyone help ID this lighter? The logo on the fuel screw head looks familiar, I think it may have been shown here before.... ******************* Ich habe letzte Nacht angefangen, Patente nach diesem Feuerzeug zu durchs...
by Eldon
28 Sep 2020, 03:12
Forum: Historisches
Topic: Eclat G23
Replies: 12
Views: 6301

Re: Eclat G23

Here two other variations, both are marked "Eclat G23".

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Hier sind zwei weitere Varianten mit "Eclat G23" gekennzeichnet.



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