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light the moment

Enjoy convenient reliable fire lighting this grilling season

Bison provides quick and reliable fire-lighting so that you can enjoy awesome moments with friends and family.

Ideal for charcoal grills, fire-pits, campfires, fireplaces and more.

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How to use
Here is a quick start guide so you can start using your Airlighter to make fires.
Quick Start Guide

Fire lighting choices from bison

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Airlighter 420 - 3 color options

The Airlighter 420 is the faster, cleaner, and safer way to light BBQs, campfires, wood fireplaces and just about any other fire.  It is also a cooking tool for searing meat, or caramelizing sugars and more.

Choose from black, white and orange color options.

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Airlighter 420r - rechargeable

The rechargeable Airlighter 420R is our premium and highest performance model, incorporating our popular torch flame and blower technology.

Smart-fan delivers steady performance from beginning to end.

Starts shipping October, 2024

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Most Frequently asked question

Are Airlighters safe to use directly on food?

Absolutely! They use chef grade butane and can be great for searing meats, melting sugars (think creme brulee), browning cheese, warming marshmellows for smores and more. Get creative!

More FAQs
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Chef Zigges best burger

We talked to one of our favourite barbecue chefs: Michael "Zigge" Sigurdson from Sweden about his passion for outdoor cooking. He was also kind enough to share a favrourite recipe.

About Zigge
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New Recipes

We have gathered some of our best recepies that you easily can re-create together with your Airligher, both indoors and outdoors. Let your creativity run free.

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tips for lighting different fires

Getting a fire started reliably either inside or outside requires some technique but is pretty simple once you develop your favourite method. But controlling fires can get a little more advanced than you might realise, especially when controlling temperature becomes important.

Fire methods
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Need help with anything?

We're a small passionate team and we're here to help. If you're getting started with your new Airlighter or having troubles with your old unit, we can resolve almost all issues remotely by phone or email.

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Retailers' Choice Award that was given to Bison


Winner of the "Award of Distinction" for innovative products at the National Hardware Show. Chosen by a panel of retailers from across the USA.

Vesta Award Finalist given to Bison in 2017

Vesta Award - Finalist

The Vesta Awards are presented by Hearth & Home magazine, and are created as recognition of accomplishment in the Hearth and Outdoor Room categories.