My Most Recommended Butane Torch List
Each year more and more people purchase butane torches for a variety of work or hobbies. But, we want to make sure the torch we purchase is the best for the money that we are willing to spend.
We all have expectations and features we are looking for which makes it even more difficult to decide which torch will work best for you. Despite this, there are some torches that are a step above the rest. These torches will give you an experience that meets or exceeds your expectations. These units have consistently and repeatedly proven to be an ideal choice not just for the Butane Torch Shop Team but for tens of thousands of people that use these on a regular basis.
Top Rated Butane Torches
Blazer GT8000 Big Shot -this is a great torch for a variety of uses including soldering, brazing, jewelry making, hobbies and the occasional cigar. It has a large fuel reservoir, piezo-electric flame starter, stand and can also be used at different angles for those hard to reach places. This torch is our favorite and can usually be purchased at a reasonable price. Read Review.
Blazer GB2001 - This is an industrial butane torch and isn't really meant to be used at home, but it's a great precision torch for a variety of tasks. This torch is very popular with people that make jewelry. The self-ignition works easily and the fuel lasts from 1.5 to 2 hours on a fill. This torch is one of the originals from Blazer and based on the reviews and longevity is a very solid buy. Read review.
Rosle Kitchen Torch - The Rosle Torch is a great tool for those looking for culinary adventures. It can be used for creme brûlée, browning meats, charring peppers, meringue and even roasting marshmallows. The possibilities are endless. This is one of the most highly rated kitchen torches and though it is a little more expensive than most, after experiencing this torch we feel the price is justified. This makes a great gift for the home chef. Read review.
Master Appliance UltraTorch UT-100SI - If you are looking for a butane soldering iron the Master Appliance UltraTorch is a good choice. This soldering iron exudes quality and has a price to prove it. It's self-igniting and heats up quickly. It comes with a variety of attachments and is the perfect tool for your soldering needs. Read Review.
Dremel 2000-01 Precision Butane Soldering Torch - We know that Dremel makes quality power tools and this looks like another quality tool from the Dremel brand. A relative newcomer to the butane torch world, this torch is great for a variety of hobbies including wood burning, hot cutting, soldering and a number of other uses. It comes with a plethora of attachments. The Dremel can be purchased at a reasonable price and is highly rated. Read review.
Iwatani Torch Burner Professional - The Iwatani torch head attaches to a can of butane to create a kitchen torch used by many professionals. With many controls to adjust the flame, it is great for culinary and art uses. This is a below average priced torch with high end quality and features. Read review.
Dremel 2200-01 Versa Flame Multi-Function Torch - The Dremel Versa is a good multifunctional torch that can be used for cooking, jewelry, soldering and a number of other uses. This torch can be had at a great price and with the quality of the Dremel brand and user reviews is definitely a quality buy. Read Review.
Messermeister FT-912 Cheflamme Culinary Torch - Messermeister makes a host of quality kitchen accessories and the torch is no exception. Trigger lighting and a handy stand make this a great torch or the kitchen. The flame temperature can get as hot as 2700 degrees, so you can make quick work of any cooking adventure. Read review.
Weller WPA2 Pyropen Soldering Iron - The Weller soldering iron is the probably the best hand-held butane soldering iron you can buy. Weller is known for producing quality products and we have used Weller for years. However, you will pay handsomely for this high end soldering tool. The fuel usually lasts a few hours on a fill. Read review.
Power Probe PPSK Butane Soldering Kit - The Power Probe soldering iron comes with a number of accessories, tips and a nice storage case. This torch lights easily, heats up fast and has a nice burn time before running out of fuel. Depending on the tip used, it can be used as a soldering iron or torch. Read review.