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Old 08-30-2021, 06:19 AM   #1
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IM Corona or Kiribi pipe lighter

Iím looking to get a new pipe lighter. I like the Old Boy style. IM Corona is more expensive and is the standard of excellence in pipe lighters. Kiribi is also considered a really good pipe lighter.

Is the Kiribi as good as IM Corona or spend a bit more and get the industry best? I donít have any experience using either lighter.





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Sorry I missed this post Mike. I have both and they are really good lighters that hold a lot of fuel. My IM Corona is my favorite due to the styling but both work well. Do not use Zippo flints in these, they're too hard.

Top is the Old Boy Black Engine Turned the bottom is the Kabuto Black Nickel

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Andy, what flints do you use? Thanks for the feedback.


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Prometheus, IM Corona, or Kiribi, whichever is the best deal or available at the time.
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Sorry I missed this post Mike. I have both and they are really good lighters that hold a lot of fuel. My IM Corona is my favorite due to the styling but both work well. Do not use Zippo flints in these, they're too hard.

Top is the Old Boy Black Engine Turned the bottom is the Kabuto Black Nickel


Andy, which gas nozzle adapter do you use for these two lighters?


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No adapter required for Lava or Blazer fuel.
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No adapter required for Lava or Blazer fuel.

Thatís really good to know. Thanks again for your input.


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