Patent Number: 6,168,421

Title: Safety lighter with an improved child safety assembly

Abstract: A safety lighter with a safety strike wheel assembly including a center strike wheel, two side turning wheels which are fixedly mounted with the center strike wheel, and two driving wheels which are respectively and loosely mounted to the two side turning wheels. Each side turning wheel has an external toothed surface adapted to be inserted into the strike wheel to secure the two turning wheels to the strike wheel. To operate the safety lighter, a user must press on the driving wheels to have them frictional engage with the two side turning wheels to turn the strike wheel to create a spark.

Inventors: Hsieh; Ron Shaorong (Anaheim, CA)

Assignee: Easton Enterprises, Inc.

International Classification: F23Q 2/00 (20060101); F23Q 2/16 (20060101); F23Q 2/46 (20060101); F23Q 002/46 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018