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Anyone familiar with this lighter?

Woodford & Barren Co. KY

LBGE, XLBGE, 2 Weber Genesis, Weber 22" kettle

I’d kill for a Nobel Peace Prize

Comments

  • I had one a while back. Save yourself some money and go with a mapp gas torch. 
  • Carolina QCarolina Q Posts: 13,000
    I had one a while back. Save yourself some money and go with a mapp gas torch. 
    Only use propane, not Mapp (which hasn't been made in years).

    I hate it when I go to the kitchen for food and all I find are ingredients!

                                                                …Unknown

    Michael 
    Central Connecticut 

  • jtcBoyntonjtcBoynton Posts: 2,104
    But it has a built in bottle opener!!!!  

    Expensive device and fuel refills are expensive.  Lump starts just fine with plain old propane.
    Southeast Florida - LBGE
    In cooking, often we implement steps for which we have no explanations other than ‘that’s what everybody else does’ or ‘that’s what I have been told.’  Dare to think for yourself.
     
  • Kent8621Kent8621 Posts: 334
    check out the JJ George torch, I got one recently and really enjoy it.

    2 Large Eggs - Huntsville, AL

    Boiler Up!!

  • CanuggheadCanugghead Posts: 6,192
    Kent8621 said:
    check out the JJ George torch, I got one recently and really enjoy it.
    Looks good, would be even better if handle is ergonomically bent?
    canuckland
  • theyolksonyoutheyolksonyou Posts: 16,205
    If I ever buy a new lighter for my Egg, it's going to be one of Musk's flamethrowers. 
    With all the grease on your mm, that'll be a flaming ball of terror 
    Jason NW GA- home of carpet and Mexican restaurants
    LBGE, MM, BS (Blackstone and the other kind)
    One sorry Labrador

    My chili did not suck. 
  • Kent8621Kent8621 Posts: 334
    Kent8621 said:
    check out the JJ George torch, I got one recently and really enjoy it.
    Looks good, would be even better if handle is ergonomically bent?
    with my table and the taller propane tank, you can get it in there but an odd angle for the back, the front no issues,  Now depending on your set up it might not be an issue at all.

    2 Large Eggs - Huntsville, AL

    Boiler Up!!

  • jeffwitjeffwit Posts: 1,140
    If I ever buy a new lighter for my Egg, it's going to be one of Musk's flamethrowers. 
    With all the grease on your mm, that'll be a flaming ball of terror 
    All the more reason for him to buy it. Just make sure there is video evidence. 
    Jefferson, GA
    XL BGE, MM, Things to flip meat over and stuff
    Wife, 3 kids, 4 dogs, five cats. One overworked vacuum cleaner.
  • GrillSgtGrillSgt Posts: 1,724
    Thanks for the input. Probably stick with my oil and paper towels. 
    Woodford & Barren Co. KY

    LBGE, XLBGE, 2 Weber Genesis, Weber 22" kettle

    I’d kill for a Nobel Peace Prize

  • DoubleEggerDoubleEgger Posts: 11,951
  • JohnInCarolinaJohnInCarolina Posts: 11,573
    If I ever buy a new lighter for my Egg, it's going to be one of Musk's flamethrowers. 
    With all the grease on your mm, that'll be a flaming ball of terror 
    Someone needs to nuke that thing from orbit.  It’s the only way to be sure...
    "If the world is something you accept rather than interpret, then you're susceptible to the influence of charismatic idiots." - NdGT

    "The truth is, these are not very bright guys, and things got out of hand." - DT


  • CanuggheadCanugghead Posts: 6,192
    Kent8621 said:

    with my table and the taller propane tank, you can get it in there but an odd angle for the back, the front no issues,  Now depending on your set up it might not be an issue at all.
    or twist the grip sleeve 180 degrees and hold it underhand?
    canuckland
  • GrillSgt said:
    I recieved one as a present several years ago - the fan stoped working after about a year.  Not worth the price IMO.
    Memphis, TN 
  • Kent8621Kent8621 Posts: 334
    Kent8621 said:

    with my table and the taller propane tank, you can get it in there but an odd angle for the back, the front no issues,  Now depending on your set up it might not be an issue at all.
    or twist the grip sleeve 180 degrees and hold it underhand?

    I will give it a try, will try and get pictures,

    2 Large Eggs - Huntsville, AL

    Boiler Up!!

  • calikingcaliking Posts: 11,117
    If I ever buy a new lighter for my Egg, it's going to be one of Musk's flamethrowers. 
    With all the grease on your mm, that'll be a flaming ball of terror 
    But that makes it even easier to light...

    #1 LBGE December 2012 • #2 SBGE February  2013 • #3 Mini May 2013
    A happy BGE family in Houston, TX.
  • ToxarchToxarch Posts: 1,672
    If I ever buy a new lighter for my Egg, it's going to be one of Musk's flamethrowers. 
    They only shoot a 2 or 3 foot flame. Go buy a $30 weed burner and save yourself $470.
    Aledo, Texas
    Large BGE
    KJ Jr.

    Exodus 12:9 KJV
    Eat not of it raw, nor sodden at all with water, but roast with fire; his head with his legs, and with the purtenance thereof.

  • JohnInCarolinaJohnInCarolina Posts: 11,573
    Toxarch said:
    If I ever buy a new lighter for my Egg, it's going to be one of Musk's flamethrowers. 
    They only shoot a 2 or 3 foot flame. Go buy a $30 weed burner and save yourself $470.
    Clearly you’re new here.
    "If the world is something you accept rather than interpret, then you're susceptible to the influence of charismatic idiots." - NdGT

    "The truth is, these are not very bright guys, and things got out of hand." - DT


  • I had one a while back. Save yourself some money and go with a mapp gas torch. 
    Only use propane, not Mapp (which hasn't been made in years).
    So all of these yellow canisters I have are vintage? 
  • fishlessmanfishlessman Posts: 23,002
    I had one a while back. Save yourself some money and go with a mapp gas torch. 
    Only use propane, not Mapp (which hasn't been made in years).
    So all of these yellow canisters I have are vintage? 
    the yellow used to be mapp, its now map-pro. different gas
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