Although you shouldn’t have too many difficulties finding a windproof lighter these days, you will surely find it difficult to find one that is both durable and reliable. When making such a purchase, your best chance is to get one from a reputable manufacturer, or at least one that other people have used and reviewed.
Even though the technology is simple, not all windproof lighters are built to the same standards. In order to give you a better idea of what to look for, we put together a list of the ten best windproof lighters money can buy.
Best Windproof Lighters 2017 – Reviews
10Padgene Electronic Pulse Double Arc Cigarette Lighter
Accentuated by a trademark logo of a Chinese Dragon, this ingenious lighter produces a flameless arch instead of the traditional flame. It comes with a LED indicator to notify a full charge which takes between 2 and 3 hours of charging. Other than its energy saving, flameless lighting characteristics, it also has an expedient full charge capacity of allowing 500 maximum uses before losing its potency.
9Nova Electric Plasma Lighter
Coming in standard Gold color, NOVA is a double arc windproof lighter that utilizes a recharge USB system that is quite common to lighters such as these. This sleekly designed lighter has a considerably long use time on a full charge, allowing even heavy uses such as starting campfires. Although you are advised not to keep it running constantly for obvious reasons, you will definitely get your money’s worth in the long run.
8TorchZilla Series Ying & Yang Windproof Jet Flames
Gstar’s TorchZilla is a refillable, windproof 4.5 inch lighter. Other that being suitably safe for use both with respect to adults and children, this user-friendly lighter is equipped with a special feature known as a lock flame. This feature allows the lighter to produce 4 different flaming colors to choose from. Moreover, it is suitable for fireworks and cigar lighting courtesy of its crisp blue-coloured flame light.
7Jet Flame Torch Lighter
This package features a typical angle torch windproof lighter package that should prove quite dependable in the long run. It comes in a pack of five with each lighter boasting diverse flame colors to choose from. What’s more, with its refill nozzle placed at its bottom, it is very easy to refill once it has dried up. Not only that but these lighters also utilize a standard ignition system-Piezo electric so as to prevent breaking the chain by accident.
6Jumpo Windproof Refillable Lighter (4 Pack)
Contrary to other conventional lighters models, Jumbo Lighters, besides being 4-inches tall, boast one single flame-side standard gun lighter. In this regard, users get the capacity to not only adjust its flame, but also refill it when it dries. Aside from generating blue flames courtesy of the butane gas it uses, it comes in a pack of four with each container being of a different color.
5Bolt USB Rechargeable Lighter
Weighing a total of 2.6 ounces, this BOLT lighter is quite lightweight compared with other windproof lighters out there. It is also accompanied by a charging cable (USB) and a pouch for handy carrying. Durability-wise, let us point out that a full charge allows between 100 and 300 comprehensive uses, which is impressive to say the least. Not only that but you will find this particular lighter to be quite affordable given its overall quality.
4Scorch Torch Aficionado Lighter
This is unique butane gas windproof lighter all standards, especially given its relatively lightweight design. Aside from boasting a typically adjustable feature allowing a full flame control, it is also embedded with modern external and internal design provisions for aesthetic purposes. This simple to use and refillable lighter utilizes an exclusive ignition system called a ‘Piezo’ electric system, which adds to its overall potency quite a bit.
3Scorch Torch Dominator Cigar Lighter
The Scorch cigar lighter is a butane-fuelled lighter that not only has a flexible flame control but is also fully rechargeable once it dries out. Moreover, it is also equipped with a standard cigar punch provision, not to mention an open and automatic accessory known as an automatic safety cap.
Furthermore, it benefits from a valve system for easier refills, which is positioned at the bottom of the lighter. During refills, ensure it is set at the minimum by turning its knob clockwise. Despite being fairly heavy, this lighter is equipped with a triple jet standard system that makes up in potency what it lacks in maneuverability.
2Zippo Windproof All-In-One Lighters Kit
Zippo enjoys worldwide repute for their lighters and this is precisely what can be expected from this one of a kind classic lighter. It is not only a durable accessory as exhibited by its lifetime warranty but also a light one as indicated by its 4-ounce weight.
Moreover, this lighter is equipped with 6 standard replacement flints accompanied but installation tools along with a 4-ounce lighter fluid to be used as a reserve. Not only that but it also has a refillable compartment that is easy to access only requiring the pulling of a felt pad as opposed to unscrewing.
1Tesla Windproof Arc Coil Lighter
Like the name suggests, this ingenious lighter uses a Tesla Arc Coil powered by a long-lasting accumulator that can be recharged via USB with relative ease. Aside from being safe and simple to use, it is also very lightweight and maneuverable. On a full charge, it can go for seven days or serve between 100 and 300 uses before needing a recharge. In this regard, it is perhaps one of the coolest windproof lighters out there.