Re: [Czechlist] HELP: term - "lihovy zapalovac"
> Hey! That's something different! LIhovy podplaovac is the white waxy cubesThanks for the info Martin. Nevertheless, I am fairly sure it is meant to
> you can buy in drogerie to either start a camp fire if your logs are too
> wet, or use it as a fuel for a small and primitive camping cooker, instead
> of gas. It's called lihovy, but I doubt there is any spirit in it. FWIW,
> Millenium offers fire-brand for podpalovac (zapalovac is misleading and
be some sort of "zapalovac". Why else would it have a wick?
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>I am fairly sure it is meant to be some sort of "zapalovac". Whyelse would it have a wick?
Check out the Vintage Lighters Webring for inspiration:
I notice they often use the hyperonym "wick lighters" even for those
using methylated spirit, butane and so forth. I agree with you
that "spirit lighters" does not seem to figure much in fact, I got
a googlewhack from New Zealand for it - not necessarily a reason to
poo-pooh the idea, he hastens to add - it's a very respectable