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Press Release

Bernzomatic Introduces New Firepoint® Creator Tool For Makers

Bernzomatic®, the industry leader in handheld torches since 1876, announced the launch of the new FirePoint Creator Tool, available nationwide. This new tool was built to help Makers achieve truly unique, crafty creations that are fine and detailed with a precise and powerful flame. With the new FirePoint Creator Tool more makers will experience the satisfaction of creating with fire.

Popular Mechanics

10 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do with a Torch

Fire – is there anything it can’t do? Popular Mechanics complied a list of 10 things you didn’t know you could do with a torch, and some of them may surprise you. Sure, sweating copper pipes is a no-brainer, but distressing wood, killing weeds, removing paint and… searing a steak? Fire up your torch and check off your to-do list and then some, in a snap.

Press Release

Detroit Bully Corps Named Grand Prize Winner in Bernzomatic's "Find Your Fire" Community Grants Program

Bernzomatic®, the industry leader in handheld torches since 1876, announced today the winner of its “Find Your Fire” Community Grants program, an initiative that’s awarding more than $40,000 in grant funding to inspiring organizations intent on revitalizing their communities. With the help of votes from the local community and supporters nationwide, Lapeer, Michigan’s Detroit Bully Corps was named the grand prize recipient of a $10,000 grant, $1,500 worth of Bernzomatic product, and a visit from DIY expert Nicole Curtis to assist with the rehabilitation project.

Outside Magazine

What You Need for Your Next Hut Trip

Sure, matches are great. But for those times when you need serious firepower, the Bernzomatic 3-in-1 Micro Torch produces a concentrated flame that will have your woodstove roaring in minutes. The heated blade attachment lets you cut lengths of rope for rapid gear-repair jobs in the field.

ManMade Essential Toolbox: Yes, Every Man Needs a Blow Torch. Here’s what to Know

There's always room for a flame in the workshop... or the kitchen. Here's the run-down on blowtorches and how they can be extremely useful on your next project. A bit of portable heat can be a godsend in the shop. A focused flame can soften, melt, shrink, loosen, char, and solder your projects right where they’re needed for professional results. While it can be a bit daunting to know where to start working with direct flame, the set-up is pretty straightforward.

How to Choose and Use a Blowtorch

In this video, Ask This Old House heating and plumbing expert Richard Trethewey explains how to get the most out of each type of blowtorch.