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Self lighting Candle

Misplaced your lighter? How about a candle that lights itself
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I always misplace my lighters. How about a candle that lights itself. Not the candle per se but a glass holder/jar with an elegant built in lighter in which you could just plop candles, hit a button and they light themselves. No matches/lighter nec.
pastrychef, Oct 09 2008

Self-lighting candle http://www.freshpat...ptan20060088795.php
Google early, google often. [coprocephalous, Oct 10 2008]

never lose your light again--lighter leash http://www.lighterleash.com/
[xandram, Oct 14 2008]

Fire piston http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fire_piston
Glass holder/jar: check.
Hit a button: check [Ling, Oct 14 2008]

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       "self-lighting" camping stoves are Baked. This wouldn't be too hard to do.
8th of 7, Oct 09 2008
  

       What about those joke candles that you put on birthday cakes that light themselves again after someone has blown them out?
zen_tom, Oct 10 2008
  

       Those only retain heat; they don't supply it
Voice, Oct 14 2008
  

       why does everyone just want to //hit a button//? Using a lighter is sort of just *hitting a little button* anyway...[see link for lighter leash]
xandram, Oct 14 2008
  

       Have a look at the linked fire piston. I'll have to make one of these. I wonder how hot they could go using different designs and materials.
Ling, Oct 14 2008
  
      
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