Updated January 05, 2018 by Sam Kraft

The 8 Best Waterproof Lighters

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Since the initial publication of this wiki in December of 2017, there have been 9 edits to this page. Fire: it’s one of those things you take for granted until you lose access to it completely. Whether you’re in need of a flame to warm up and cook food out in the wilderness or you simply want to enjoy your cigar in wet conditions, one of these waterproof lighters will ensure that you are always well prepared, even in an emergency. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to support our work. Skip to the best waterproof lighter on Amazon.

8. Q&G Arc

7. Youfeel Capsule

6. Everystryke Pro

5. PPFish Mini

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4. Acetek X-Beam

3. Jolmo Fire Starter

2. Dreambay Peanut

1. Novelty Plasma


Sam Kraft
Last updated on January 05, 2018 by Sam Kraft

In addition to his corporate career as a marketing and communications professional in Chicago, Sam runs a popular blog that focuses on the city’s flourishing craft beer and brewery scene. He received his degree in journalism from DePaul University (which spurred his interest in freelance writing) and has since spent years developing expertise in copywriting, digital marketing and public relations. A lifetime of fishing, hiking and camping trips has left him well-versed in just about any outdoors-related topic, and over several years spent working in the trades during his youth, he accumulated a wealth of knowledge about tools and machinery. He’s a travel junkie, a health and fitness enthusiast, and an avid biker.


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