Vtg 1940's Extremely Rare Old MARTS Automatic Aluminum Pipe Lighter -Works great

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  • Item Category: Alcohol & Smoking
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Feb 26, 2013
  • Channel: Auction House

VINTAGE - 1940's Extremely Rare Old MARTS Automatic Aluminum Pipe Lighter - Works - Fully Serviced

Mart’s Automatic: Made by Mart, USA ca. 1942. A unique RARE automatic alluminum pipe-lighter. The safety button needs to be actuated and the lighter springs open like a piston. A rack drives the friction wheel. The flame is placed over a pipe-bowl. ( To operate : unscrew the lock screw a couple turns counter clockwise then push lock screw as it is the opening button ( unscrew just a little ). The lighter will spring open an automatically light . Then lock the mechanism with the lock screw by fully turning it clockwise so it wont open up in your pocket ) Similar to the thorens lighter locking screw.

Up for sale is this Nice Marts Automatic PIPE Lighter. These lighters are highly collectible and high quality made items. This is a nice working example of this lighter . It has some marks/dings/scratches/wear from age and being used but everything works as intended .The lighter has been cleaned lightly and serviced with new flint and a small amount of fluid was added for testing. The mechanism works/sparks/lights and functions properly. The lock screw works good too. This lighter is being sold AS-IS. USA FREE SHIPPING and it includes tracking and insurance if needed . Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions.
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