The Carl Mertens Stainless Steel Lighter provides an uninterrupted flame for lighting fires or candles and adds a note of elegance with its elongated design. The Stainless Steel Lighter is shipped without fluid. The Lighter is manufactured by German housewares company Carl Mertens and offered in the US by Ameico. Ameico, headquartered in Connecticut, hosts original works by contemporary designers, offering an array of well-designed products for modern sensibilities. The Carl Mertens Stainless Steel Lighter is available with the following: Included Features:Satin Stainless Steel.Shipped without fluid.Manufactured by Carl Mertens.Shipping: This item usually ships within 48 hours. Dimensions Item: Length 9.5 In.
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Stainless Steel Lighter by Carl Mertens
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
This is a beautiful lighter - but it broke after we had used it only two or three times. It looks like the little filament from which the flame emerges is bent - and there is no way to straighten it out.
I bought this because it was made in Germany and the coll design - I expected quality. This lasted as long as any Chinese made junk I've purchased. First the top fell off and I had to bend the tube to hold the top on. Then it eventually stopped lighting all together.
Don't waste your money on this crap!
Pros: The lighter is gorgeous. If you looking to have something interesting to look at, then his is it, just don't use it.
Cons: This lighter died upon the second use. I spent $26 for the lighter, so that tallies $13 cost per light, which is insanely expensive as well as frivolous. The first use was to lights some candles. The second use was to light a folded paper which was not catching right away and that was the last that the lighter worked! I did not contact the seller at the time it died because it was six-months before we used it the first time (we did not have any butane) and it was another extended period of time before the second use. I am also cautious in contacting some sellers because not all are gracious or earnestly seek resolution. I base this upon the reviews and found that no one raved about the seller replacing the lighter.
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