Cox the Saddler

23 High St, Chesham, Buckinghamshire, HP5 1BG, England.

Sign In | Register
Fast deliveryDELIVERY: Items ordered now (Tuesday 1:21 pm) will normally be despatched TODAY
UK deliveries will cost £4.95 and usually arrive on Wednesday Place your order before 3pm for despatch today!

Home | Zippo Cigarette Lighters | Zippo Beatles & Rolling Stones Cigarette Lighters

Zippo Beatles Spectrum Cigarette Lighter 20591



data-pin-do="buttonPin" data-pin-config="none">zippo beatles spectrum cigarette lighter

This Zippo lighter is a great one for anyone who likes to stand out from the crowd. Zippo have a way of developing a lighter to suit everyone. This time they have treated one of their sturdy windproof lighters to give it a rainbow effect and overprinted it with the Beatles logo. A really great gift for Beatles fans everywhere. It's psychedelic man!

Read on to find out more about Zippo lighters and why we like them.

Zippo was created in 1932 by George Blaisdell, an oilman who watched a friend struggling to light a woman’s cigarette on a breezy day. In the small town of Bradford, Philadelphia, Blaisdell tinkered away, and built a small chimney around a wick to produce a windproof lighter. He gave it the famous lifetime guarantee and called the company Zippo.

Zippo's first location was a small machine shop on the second floor of the Richerson & Pryde garage on Bolyston Street in downtown Bradford, Philadelphia. The Zippo Windproof Lighter sign originally painted on the multi-paned window of the shop has become a symbol of Zippo's early days.

During World War II Blaisdell, a very smart promoter, shipped hundreds of Zippos to generals and war correspondents. Word of the lighter's durability and dependability spread, and the U.S. government ordered every lighter the Zippo Manufacturing Company could produce between 1943 and 1945.

When Blaisdell died in 1978 Zippo went to his two daughters, Harriett Wick and Sarah Dorn. They knew the business quite well having grown up stuffing cotton wicks into Zippos. Today their children work for the company too.

Save a few minor changes in the flint wheel and case finishes, the Zippo remains nearly exactly as George Blaisdell created it over 70 years ago. Today, the Zippo brand makes tape measures, knives, money clips, writing instruments and key holders, all engravable and personalizable to the owner. The American-made quality and Lifetime Guarantee makes the Zippo lighter a valuable collector's item around the world, with collectors' clubs in England, Italy, Switzerland, Germany, Japan, and of course, the United States.

Price: £25.99 (£21.66 ex VAT)

(Approx. 28.24 USD US Dollars, 24.24 EUR Euros, 3,126.71 JPY Japan Yen)

SORRY, PRODUCT NO LONGER AVAILABLE

Please select an alternative product from the menu

Would you like to check stock availability? Call Sara or Paul on 01494 775577 (if not from UK please call 0044 1494 775577) Mon-Sat 9.30 a.m. to 5.00p.m. Please Note: We do not accept orders by telephone and enquiries are better placed by email too. When ordering on-line, please note that we do not deduct any money from your credit card, until the goods are being despatched. Please also note that you may alter the quantity of goods in your basket at any time.

 

� Cox the Saddler 2017.    


Your Shopping Bag

Empty

SUITCASE WHEELS

Dear Customers, Don't struggle to identify the suitcase wheel or spare part you need. Email me a picture, sara@saddler.co.uk or call us on 01494 775577.


Customers Say

Dear Sara and Paul, Thank you for the very fast delivery, I received the bag about 1.5 weeks ago and I am really happy with it - I've been hiding it at work until my partner is out tonight to bring it home...Sorry it's taken me so long to say thank you! Kind regards,

KL, Germany
Thank you for the keyring it's lovely very detailed. It arrived safe and sound yesterday.

Duncan G., Newcastle-under-Lyme
This is just a short message to say thank you for your help and courtesy on the phone regarding a ferrule for my walking stick. It fits perfectly, although I had to get a good strong man to fit it on for me!

Pat H., Brighton
Hi Paul - just to let you know that I fitted these to my Antler Cabin Bag today.

The fit is just as good as factory originals and has made the case like new.

Thanks

Alan L., Gloucestershire
Do appreciate your service.
Good to see Global companies with a local touch, whatever the size of it.
I'll promote your site around me, so that my friends could benefit from your serviceability. Best Regards.

Philippe R., France
Hi, Received the Barbour Jacket in time for Christmas, great service, thanks!!! Merry Christmas, won't hesitate to use your site again.

Mark T., Corby
Thanks very much. It arrived today, perfect replacement fit.
You should offer your services to Toye, Kenning and Spencer. They must sell thousands of regalia cases, but they couldn't have cared less when I asked about a replacement hasp. Best wishes

Chris H., Lancashire
Dear Paul, Sara and Alice, The custom made belt has arrived safely in Doha. I am very very pleased with it - a work of art. Thank you very much for shipping it here. All the best.

Peter A., Qatar
I commend your very good service and the manner and attitude which went with it. Thank you.

Stuart S., Essex
Thank you very much. My clasps have arrived and are a perfect match. ....The bag is mended, the clasp's a perfect match. Good as new for the cost of the clasp and £4 for cobbler's stitching!!
Thank you for your efficient and friendly service!

Barbara S., Co. Durham