Want an FG Racing Zippo lighter or key fob?

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Had an idea this morning. With the shirts and caps being organised for this year's tenth Ringmeet I decided I might like a Zippo with the Final Gear Racing skull and crossed piston/camshaft engraved into it.

Here is said logo on a T shirt for any you may be unsure.....

http://www.redbubble.com/people/finalgear/works/8334757-motorsports-pirate

CraigB is willing to do the work but of course we would need an idea of numbers who might be interested before costing up. Plan would be to use a stock Zippo with plain, brushed silver finish and laser engraved so the logo lasts rather than commissioning Zippo to do custom paint which would wear off in time.

I suggest a deadline to order of July 15th so any required for Ringmeeters can be shipped to me in time to take with me.
 
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As already said in the t-shirt thread, I'd be more interested in a keychain... or three.
 

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I'm sure that can be arranged.

Post a couple of pictures of styles you like for people to look at.
 

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I mostly vape now, but I still light up on occasion. If the quality is high enough I would be interested however.
 

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I mostly vape now, but I still light up on occasion. If the quality is high enough I would be interested however.
Having seen CraigB's work there is no worry about quality. And a Zippo is a Zippo. I will mark you down as interested.

This is the model I was planning to use....

https://www.zippo.co.uk/classics/2249-classic-041689102050.html

Clean, simple and once engraved the design should stand out from the slightly matte main finish. Unless Craig advises otherwise obviously.
 
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I love the Idea of a zippo, but since I have 0 use for one, I might go for a key chain.
 

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That in black/grey with finalgear with gear shifter logo, would buy
 

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I don't smoke but I do like shiny objects and I am a bit of a pyromaniac. If the price is right...

Also interested in keyrings. :)
 

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That in black/grey with finalgear with gear shifter logo, would buy
I like your idea however the thinking behind the lighter and keyring is to have something that lasts, won't date, fray, shrink, get dirty etc. The FG Pirates/Racing logo is a really classic design, most FG members like it and will buy into it as a concept and if it is engraved, be that on a lighter or key fob, should last as well as being something one can use every day.

I'm putting in an for a possible key ring option right now and asking for costs and price breaks on various quantities. Will update in due course.
 

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I've got several options for key rings too.
 

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I've got several options for key rings too.
Well it is definitely preferable to keep it all "in house". Could you post them here so we can get a feel for a preferred design?
 

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I'd like a keychain or possibly two ;)

Man, talk bout branded merchandise, shirts, hats, now keychains... :D
 

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Well it is definitely preferable to keep it all "in house". Could you post them here so we can get a feel for a preferred design?
Give me a bit and I'll collect them up.
 

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OK, lots of options from my vendors.

These use a small color plate that I engrave, then stick to a chrome fob:








Same as above, but doubles as a bottle opener.




These are a coating over aluminum, I've used these before. The coating isn't as durable as one might like:







These are a nice piece of wood stuck to a chrome fob. Wood engraves great on the laser engraver.








Then there are these leatherette fob, one doubles as a small wallet too.









 
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