Archive category «Ray-o-lite»
Type: methanol catalytic Lighter
Material: copper, brass
Country: United States
Approximate cost: $ 20-60
This lighter works on catalytic principle discovered by the German chemist Johann Wolfgang Dёbereynerom in 1823: immersion frames with balls of platinum black on the wires to the department with felt impregnated with methanol, platinum causes a chemical reaction, heat and ignition of methanol vapor.