Zippos have been around since before WWII, and these iconic lighters have survived to this day despite the constant competition from cheap disposable lighters available at gas station checkouts.
Perhaps it is due to Hollywood marketing that always has Zippo lighters in action movies in which the hero casually pulls his trusty Zippo from his pocket and then tosses it onto the trail of gasoline before turning and walking away with a spectacular explosion igniting behind him.
However, for a growing number of consumers Zippos are becoming more and more popular, as people begin to realize that quality is always better than quantity. With the prepper crowd, Zippos are starting to be looked upon with more interest simply because they can burn a wide variety of fuels.
To learn more about Zippos and the range of fuels they can burn, go to the next page and check out some need-to-know information on the subject.