Category Archives: Cigar accessories

Turboflame GX7R Military lighter

I first bought my Turboflame Militaryon eBay in February 2009 and it has been my primary cigar lighter since then. For under a tenner I considered this a bargain. It’s not the prettiest lighter but it’s been pretty bombproof in … Continue reading

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Sharpening a cheap cigar punch

I bought a couple of cheap Wolf brand cigar punches from Green’s of Leeds on eBay [they’ve changed the store name now] a few months back and while they do the job adequately, being me I wondered how they’d take … Continue reading

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Recharging Boveda pouches

Boveda pouches are a two-way humidity control method that is often used for cigars. See where to buy them on my Useful cigar links page. I happen to think they are a genius product as they are

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Cuban Cigar Tobacco book delivery

Cuban Cigar Tobacco: Why Cuban Cigars Are the World’s Best by Eumelio Espino Marrero This book was mentioned in passing in an article I read concerning

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More storage

My coolbox was full to bursting with cigars, and with my desire for a wider range of cigars available at my fingertips (that’s my excuse…) and more on the way I needed more storage. I do have a 10 litre … Continue reading

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Humidity tests

Just to compare how different humidity levels affect how cigars smoke, I’ve put three Trinidad Reyes in three different humidity environments. These are a tasty reliable smoke, and the thinner ring gauge means they should adjust to their new environs … Continue reading

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