2015-06-26 10:33:39 is a website paying tribute to the amazing history of lighters, smoking accessories and artistic metal wares produced by The Ronson Art Metal Works which is currently known as The Ronson Corporation, and hereafter referred to as Ronson.

About Ronson

Ronson has a long and illustrious history of producing high quality cigar and cigarette lighters as well as stylish smoking accessories and figural items for home, office and commercial use.


The Company was created by Louis V. Aronson et al, in 1897, and was Incorporated on July 20, 1898 in Newark, New Jersey - and today it owned by Zippo Lighter company.

New vintage Ronson reports provides history and value reports for vintage Ronson products, designed to provide reliable information for novice and collector alike.

Each report presents historic information covering Patent Drawings, Catalog Information and a Current Market Valuation Assessment.


The website offers collectors and enthusiasts advice on the following:

  • Rondelights
  • Touch tips
  • Touch tip combos
  • New Yorker
  • Striker
  • Table
  • Case
  • Pocket
  • Ashtrays
  • Book ends
  • Display cases

Sale and trade

The website includes a guest book used to list Ronson items for sale or trade – “only Ronson items please!” There are also links to a Ronson Repair Resource.

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