There are several different types of plasma arc lighters, the three most common being single arc, double arc and flexible arm. Each lighter has specific advantages and can be used for a variety of purposes.
The most basic plasma lighters use two to four electrodes that create an electric arc to ionize the air. Since all four electrodes are connected in parallel, there is only one path for electrons to flow through the gas between them. This causes a plasma arc to travel back and forth in the space where you want to light something.
Single arc lighters are very efficient at using electricity because they can handle a lot of current, but they require high voltage to work. This means they require more energy to ignite than the other two types of lighters, and they tend not to work with low-cost fuel sources like butane or regular lighter fluid.
Dual arc plasma lighters have two sets of electrodes that create an arc, one on top of the other. This allows for greater ionization between them and makes it easier to light items like cigarettes that require a larger arc.
Dual-arc plasma lighters also tend to be more efficient than single-arc lighters because they can handle lower voltages while still producing an easy-to-use arc.
3. Flexible Arm Lighter:
This lighter is the most complicated. Flexible arm plasma lighters use parallel electrodes like single arc lighters, but they also have a third set connected at right angles for extra ionization and stability. They also have a very low ignition voltage, making them easy to use with butane.
These lighters are also capable of generating multiple arcs, making their applications even more diverse.
Plasma arc lighter manufacturer
Fukkuda Lighters Co., Ltd. sells high quality plasma dual arc lighters. Upgraded dual arc with exposed ignition contacts which will increase ignition area and speed. The ignition speed is 3 times faster than that of a single arc lighter, and it also provides more application scenarios. And the lighter is USB rechargeable, built-in high-capacity battery, long-lasting life. Compared with traditional lighters and matches, plasma arc lighters can light candles, stoves, fireworks, etc. more conveniently, safely, and quickly.
If you are interested in plasma arc lighters you can visit Fukkuda's website to learn more.