The animal design lighters are created using Zippo's various imprint methods; color image, laser engrave, auto engrave, deep carve and fancy fill. These unique designs have been placed on several differed lighter cases such as; Red Matte, Black Matte, Brushed Chrome, High Polish Brass, and Black Ice®.
All Zippo windproof lighters are American made in our Bradford, PA factory.
Image is die struck onto various metal substrates such as brass, aluminum, and pewter.
A combination of specific pre-determined color palettes are combined with pre-determined chrome breaks to create an iridescent, metallic look.
State-of-the-art printing method allows Zippo to imprint multiple colors or full-color photographic representations.
Auto engrave is performed by skilled artisans to inscribe an image into the product using directional fill patterns.
Zippo artists meticulously render each line in the designs pattern, using a new laser engraving method to fill the design.
Laser engraving is computer programmed to generate an accurate replication of an imprint.
Standard case shape featuring rounded corners and top with a flat bottom. A five-barrel hinge joins the top and the bottom.
Standard insert with 16 holes in the chimney (8 per side).
Bottom stamp with Zippo logo from the period authenticates these lighters as genuine Zippo.
Unless otherwise stated, every Zippo windproof lighter is packaged in the 'one box'. The patented 'one box' is attractive, easy to handle, and designed to display more of the lighter than ever.
|Slim Lighter||Classic Lighter||1935 Replica Lighter||Vintage Lighter||1941 Replica Lighter||Armor Lighter|
|Weight||1.5 oz.||2.0 oz.||2.0 oz.||2.0 oz.||2.0 oz.||2.4 oz.|
|Packaging||'One Box'||'One Box'||'One Box' with silver foil lid||'One Box' with special 'Vintage' I-card||'One Box' wtih silver foil lid||'One Box'|