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i have a zippo it appears to be completely genuine but the stamp on the bottom is different it only has z-16 and I've looked all over and cant find anything about that stamp any help would be appreciated

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There are many fake Zippo lighters made in the last 75 years and this might be one.
They look like a Zippo and are not
However it could be a prototype never produced check here -
http://www.zippo.dk/items/kataloger/collectorsGuide.pdf

Give me pictures to help -
The lighter the markings and the insert also

Send pics here or to
Paradisecigars@aol.com

Mike

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Retailer of cigars and acc. since 1979. Cigars - I've smoked most including Cubans. Humidors- Testing humidors all the time. Selling humidors for 30 years. Pipes - I imported Briar and Meerschaum also repaired them in the 1980's. Lighters- Zippo distributor 30 years, expert in repair of old and new lighters although I haven't repaired an antique lighter in 15 years. Repaired thousands of butane lighters.

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30 years importing and selling retail and wholesale Pipes lighters,cigars and humidors. Designed and developed the only state of the art refirgerated mobile cigar humidor and the largest mobile cigar store in the USA. Repaired 50,000 pipes and lighters in the last 30 years. BR>
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2 years Fullerton jr college

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