This is a discussion on Peanut Lighter within the Related Gear & Equipment forums, part of the Defensive Carry Discussions category; Originally Posted by QKShooter
Lighter fluid evaporates pretty slowly. Shouldn't really dry up that quickly.
That was my thinking as well. But my first hand ...
March 15th, 2012 05:20 PM
That was my thinking as well. But my first hand experience shows that by the end of day #3 my peanut lighter is dry and won't light. Day #1 is great. Day #2 is OK.
Originally Posted by QKShooter
So, if you are willing to refill it daily as part of your routine, it works great.
I switched over to carrying a mini-Bic in my EDC kit. Super inexpensive, readily available, weighs effectively nothing, and works for months if not years without drying out.
March 15th, 2012 05:20 PM
March 15th, 2012 05:24 PM
I wonder if maybe its leaking from the grommet in the top?
Close it up and put another lighter to it to check.
If so, a little dab of silicone ought to do the trick.
"Death is lighter than a feather, but Duty is heavier than a mountain" Robert Jordan
Glock 19 Gen 4
Si hoc legere scis, nimis eruditionis habes
March 15th, 2012 11:59 PM
Dunno. Heck of a good idea. I'll check.
Originally Posted by kerberos
March 16th, 2012 12:11 AM
got one on order the SS model 8 bucks shipped. Will let you know if it works or not. Looks like it could be a good addtion to my bug out pack, if it will light after three days.
March 16th, 2012 08:48 PM
I have the peanut lighter and the (mini) split-pea lighter. Both of mine has lasted 2 or 3 months before drying out.
I'm thinking maybe I'm one of the lucky ones? Or you're one of the un-lucky ones.
"The gun is the great equalizer... For it is the gun, that allows the meek to repel the monsters; Whom are bigger, stronger and without conscience, prey on those who without one, would surely perish."
March 16th, 2012 09:32 PM
The Brit Military ProForce TurboFlame is a great jet flame butane lighter that is always at the ready and does not leak butane and "go empty" on you.
Liberty Over Tyranny Μολὼν λαβέ
March 17th, 2012 12:22 AM
Buy a plastic bic... no rust, no worries... no refill required...
Last thing I want is lighter fluid running in my pocket...
RSO, WA. XDMc 9mm, S&W 642CT & 442 38 sp, 1947 Savage 99 300,
1972 Marlin 336 RC .35, 1922 Walther Model 4, 1933 Walther DSM 34, High Standard 1954 22LR
I prefer to be judged by 12 then carried by 6
Search tags for this page
cheaper than dirt promo code
lighter that doesnt dry up
my split pea lighter wont light
my stainless peanut lighter from countycomm
peanut lighter buy mayor
peanut lighter dry out
peanut lighter or pea lighter titanium
peanut lighter won't light
peanut lighter won't spark
refill titanium peanut lighter
split pea lighter won't light
split pea peanut
stainless steel peanut lighter
titanium peanut lighter
Click on a term to search for related topics.