Lotus Brawn

One of the Lotus Group’s new releases for early 2022, the Brawn packs a lot of punch into a stylish and affordable tabletop lighter.

JetLine H-Steel Double-Guillotine Cutter

Earlier this year, JetLine released the H-Steel, a double-guillotine cutter incorporating “hardened steel” blades and the ability to cut cigars up to 60 ring gauge.

Maven Space

When it comes to picking lighters to review, I’m generally selecting from a fairly small group of companies, many of whom you could probably name…

Porsche Design Cigar Cutter P´3626

The Porsche Design P’3626 is one of the only cutters on the market that includes three different cutting options: a double guillotine blade, a v-cut blade and a punch blade.

Porsche Design Spacecraft

The Porsche Design Spacecraft may not be from the outer reaches of the universe, but it does add a new dimension to the flat flame segment of cigar lighters.

JetLine JL-Judge V-Cutter

Last October, JetLine announced it would be filling a very obvious hole in its product lineup by releasing a new v-cutter. Named The Judge, the…

Vector Defiance

It seems that not all that long ago, flat flame cigar lighters were seen as a bit of a novelty way of lighting your cigar….

Elie Bleu EBC-4 Cigar Cutter

Last June, Manny Iriarte announced not only the creation of a new venture bearing the somewhat appropriate name of Many Iriarte Enterprises, but also another collaboration…

Boveda Large Acrylic Humidor (2021)

My most recent accessory review was the final in a series of seven sub-$175 wooden humidors. I started all those reviews explaining why I decided…

S.T.Dupont miniJet (2021)

In our technology-driven world, we have seemingly got accustomed to product launches and then a series of updates. Certainly one of the most common examples…

The Deauville Tobacco Leaf Humidor

The end of the $175 humidor challenge is here. About a year ago, I planned a series of reviews that aimed to answer a question…