A cigarette lighter is actually a device which is made of either plastic or metal. This plastic or metal container is filled with a lighter fluid. Most often than not, these lighter fluids are chemicals such as naphtha, or liquid butane. The chemicals are filled inside the plastic containers under pressure.
Mainly due to the simple nature of this device called cigarette lighter, manufacturers often introduce great amount of style and creativity in their cigarette lighter designs, making them look amazing. Therefore, do not be surprised if you come across cool lighters in the form of a beer glass, coffee machine, typewriter, cassette, tennis racket, and even a jukebox.
Cool lighters can be of three kinds, namely, manual lighters, semi-automatic lighter, and automatic lighter. Some people are also in the habit of collecting cool lighters. Most of these lighters are quite old, but are worth their weight in gold.
Cigarette lighters are also an extension of one’s personality and thus geeks and non-geeks usually try to express themselves with the lighters they use. From the time that lighters have been invented, people have been trying out various designs and styles.
Some could be funky, and some classic and some downright bizarre. However we are concerned with cigarette lighters that are hi tech and geeky. Here are 14 of the coolest lighters that we thought were Geeky enough for the tech enthusiast.