About: Planetariums to escape detection systems, I work on obscure stuff! the zippo lighter, often imitated but never duplicated.
it's a simple, well engineered design that always works if properly cared for.
you are dealing with a fire starting device that contains flammable fluid. it may be a good idea to keep an extinguisher nearby as lighter fluid is extremely flammable.
zippo offers a lifetime warranty on all their traditional lighters.
to fix a wobbly hinge, you'll need a vise and two large blade flat head screwdrivers.
if you need to remove a stuck flint, you'll need a drill bit set and a 2 most common zippos are the traditional and the slim.