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Brief Dietz History

Robert Edwin Dietz first began selling whale oil and camphene lamps and lanterns in 1840 at the age of 22.  Robert and his brother Michael patented the first practical flat wick burner especially designed for the then new fuel oil, kerosene, in 1859.  The following decade Robert sold his interest in "Dietz & Company" to begin manufacturing "Irwin Patent" tubular lanterns after buying the defunct Archer and Pancoast Company from a receiver in 1868.  Since that time the R.E. Dietz Company manufactured hundreds of lantern models, and pioneered the automotive lighting industry.  The new lanterns offered below are not reproductions, but are a continuation of production on original tooling and presses, with some models now over 100 years old.  The lantern division of the R. E. Dietz Company moved to Hong Kong in 1956, and all Dietz lantern production ceased in the U.S.A. in 1970.  In 1982 the Dietz lantern factory was moved from Hong Kong into China.  The R.E. Dietz Company was closed in the United States in 1992.  For nearly 150 years, Dietz lanterns have been known around the world as "The Old Reliable."

Dietz Lanterns
Dietz #1 Little Wizard (Large Fount) Cold Blast Lantern
Item Code: DHL1

SALE: $29.95
MSRP: $39.95

Dietz #8 Air Pilot Cold Blast Lantern
Item Code: DHL8

SALE: $29.95
MSRP: $39.95

Dietz #10 Monarch Hot Blast Lantern
Item Code: DHL10

SALE: $28.95
MSRP: $38.95

Dietz #20 Junior Cold Blast Lantern
Item Code: DHL20

SALE: $24.95
MSRP: $29.95

Dietz #30 Little Wizard Cold Blast Lantern
Item Code: DHL30

SALE: $25.95
MSRP: $30.95

Dietz #30 Little Wizard Wagon Lantern
Item Code: DHL30WL

Price: $74.95
As low as $67.45

Dietz #50 Comet Cold Blast Lantern
Item Code: DHL50

Price: $19.95

Dietz #76 Original Cold Blast Lantern
Item Code: DHL76

SALE: $23.95
MSRP: $28.95

Dietz #80 Blizzard Cold Blast Lantern
Item Code: DHL80

SALE: $29.95
MSRP: $39.95

Dietz #90 D-Lite Cold Blast Lantern
Item Code: DHL90

SALE: $29.95
MSRP: $39.95

Dietz #2000 Millennium Cooker Lantern
Item Code: DHL2000

SALE: $44.95
MSRP: $54.95

Dietz #2500 Jupiter Cold Blast Lantern
Item Code: DHL2500

SALE: $49.95
MSRP: $59.95

Dietz #041 Railroad Style Lantern
Item Code: DOL041

SALE: $39.95
MSRP: $49.95

Dietz #3 Pioneer Post Lantern
Item Code: DPL3

Price: $0.00

Northpoint LED Lantern, Island Breeze
Item Code: NP190602

Price: $14.95
As low as $12.95

Northpoint LED Lantern, Dark Blue
Item Code: NP190481

Price: $14.95
As low as $12.95

Northpoint LED Lantern, Green
Item Code: NP190491

Price: $14.95
As low as $12.95

Northpoint LED Lantern, Red
Item Code: NP190492

Price: $14.95
As low as $12.95

"Dietz Lanterns Never Disappoint"
"Sold Wherever The Sun Shines, Used Wherever the Sun Sets"

"Dietz Made Them Good, The Public Made Them Famous"
"There Are None Just As Good"
"The Standard of the World Since 1840"

"More Sold Than All Other Makes Combined!"
"Leaders and Pioneers"
"The Oldest and Largest Lantern Manufacturer in the World"
"Used The World Over"
"Largest Makers of Lanterns in the World"
"The Old Reliable - Won't Smoke Nor Blow Out"
"The Light of All Nations"

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