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Solar Lighters, an Interesting New Item

Yesterday I was down at Disaster Stuff, a local preparedness supplier located in Roseville, California and saw an interesting new item.  A solar lighter, now this was designed to be a cigarette lighter and I was amazed at how quick it would light one.  But not being a smoker, this aspect did not interest me, so I started thinking about what other uses I could put it to.

I figured if it could light cigarettes it could be used to light other things.  So I played with the solar lighter in my backyard.  Now as with any solar device, it is easy to expect more than they are capable off.…

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