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New Zippo in Replica and Disney !

 

  Patent-

  number

  Hinges

 Chimney

 Bottom

    Case-

   styling

    Case-

    finish

     Insert

Special-Features

  LATE

1932

Pat.

Pending

3 Barrel

outside

16 Holes

Flat

Square

Corner

Chrome on

Solid Brass

Polish

Brass

 

1933

Pat.

Pending

3 Barrel

outside

16 Holes

Flat

Square

Corner

Chrome on

Solid Brass

Polish

Brass

Two diagonal Lines on the

Lid and the Case

1934

Pat.

Pending

3 Barrel

outside

16 Holes

Flat

Square

Corner

Chrome on

Solid Brass

Polish

Brass

1/4 inch shorter

1935

Pat.

Pending

3 Barrel

outside

16 Holes

Flat

Square

Corner

Chrome on

Solid Brass

Polish

Brass

 

 EARLY

1936

Pat.

Pending

4 Barrel

outside

16 Holes

Flat

Square

Corner

Chrome on

Solid Brass

Polish

Brass

3/3/1936 giving the patent

of a “Pocket-Lighter”

  LATE

1936

Pat.

2032695

4 Barrel

inside

14 Holes

Flat

Square

Corner

Chrome on

Solid Brass

Polish

Brass

 

1937

Pat.

2032695

4 Barrel

inside

14 Holes

Flat

Rounded

Corner

Chrome on

Solid Brass

Polish

Brass

 

1938

Pat.

2032695

4 Barrel

inside

14 Holes

Flat

Rounded

Corner

Chrome on

Solid Brass

Polish

Brass

 

1939

Pat.

2032695

4 Barrel

inside

14 Holes

Flat

Rounded

Corner

Chrome on

Solid Brass

Polish

Brass

The end of diagonal

Lines

1940

Pat.

2032695

4 Barrel

inside

14 Holes

Flat

Rounded

Corner

Chrome on

Solid Brass

Polish

Brass

 

  EARLY

1941

Pat.

2032695

4 Barrel

inside

14 Holes

Flat

Rounded

Corner

Chrome on

Solid Brass

Polish

Brass

 

   LATE

1941

Pat.

2032695

4 Barrel

inside

14 Holes

Flat

Rounded

Corner

BlackCrackle

on Steel

Steel

Some Cases were chrome

On Steel

1942

Pat.

2032695

4 Barrel

inside

14 Holes

Flat

Rounded

Corner

BlackCrackle

on Steel

Steel

Some were stamped in

Error Pat.”203695”

1943

Pat.

2032695

3 Barrel

inside

14 Holes

Round

Rounded

Corner

BlackCrackle

on Steel

Steel

 

1944

Pat.

2032695

3 Barrel

inside

14 Holes

Round

Rounded

Corner

BlackCrackle

on Steel

Steel

 

1945

Pat.

2032695

3 Barrel

inside

14 Holes

Round

Rounded

Corner

BlackCrackle

on Steel

Steel

 

1946

Pat.

2032695

3 Barrel

inside

14 Holes

Canned

Bottom

New Style

So as today

Nickel

Silver

Nickel

Silver

Only ´46 Zippos were

made in Nickel Silver

1947

Pat.

2032695

3 Barrel33

inside

16 Holes

Canned

Bottom

Today´s

Design

Chrome over

Brass

Nickel

 

1948

Pat.

2032695

3 Barrel

inside

16 Holes

Canned

Bottom

Today´s

Design

Chrome over

Brass

Nickel

 

1949

Pat.

2032695

3 Barrel

inside

16 Holes

Canned

Bottom

Today´s

Design

Chrome over

Brass

Nickel

 

1950

Pat.

2032695

5 Barrel

inside

16 Holes

Canned

Bottom

Today´s

Design

Chrome over

Brass

Nickel

Only ´50 Zippos were

made in Leather

1951

Pat.

2032695

5 Barrel

inside

16 Holes

Canned

Bottom

Today´s

Design

Chrome over

Brass

Nickel

 

1952

Pat.

2032695

5 Barrel

inside

16 Holes

Canned

Bottom

Today´s

Design

Chrome over

Steel

Stainlesss

Steel

 

1953

Pat2517191

Pat Pend

5 Barrel

inside

16 Holes

Canned

Bottom

Today´s

Design

Chrome over

Steel

Stainless

Steel

3/3/1953 the Pat.Nr. is

changed

1954

Pat2517191

Pat Pend

5 Barrel

inside

16 Holes

Canned

Bottom

Today´s

Design

Chrome over

Steel

Stainless

Steel

 

1955

Pat2517191

Pat Pend

5 Barrel

inside

16 Holes

Canned

Bottom

Today´s

Design

Chrome over

Steel

Stainless

Steel

 

1956

Pat2517191

Pat Pend

5 Barrel

inside

16 Holes

Canned

Bottom

Today´s

Design

Chrome over

Steel

Stainless

Steel

 

1957

Pat2517191

Pat Pend

5 Barrel

inside

16 Holes

Canned

Bottom

Today´s

Design

Chrome over

Steel

Stainless

Steel

There were a aluminum

Case only in ´57

1958

 

5 Barrel

inside

16 Holes

Canned

Bottom

Today´s

Design

Chrome over

Brass

Stainless

Steel

Till today this features

are not changed.

1958

     . . . .

Pat2517191

    . . . .

Pat Pend

1958

     . . . .

Pat2517191

    . . . .

1958

     . . . .

            Pat

    . . . .

2517191

1959

     . . . .

Pat2517191

    . . .

Pat Pend

1959

     . . . .

            Pat

    . . .

2517191

1960

      . . .

            Pat

      . . .

2517191

1961

      . . .

            Pat

      . .

2517191

1962

      . .

            Pat

      . .

2517191

1963

      . .

            Pat

      .

2517191

1964

       .

            Pat

      .

2517191

1965

     .          

            Pat

       

2517191

1966

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            Pat

   | | | |

2517191

1967

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          Pat

   | | | 

2517191

1967

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1991

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1992

  A-L

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1993

  A-L

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1994

  A-L

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1995

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1996

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1997

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1999

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