Messermeister, featuring premier German cutlery, has roots in both Germany and Australia. Today, Messermeister operates as a U.S. company that strives to provide the highest quality of cutlery and culinary tools to both food-service professionals and home. We are committed to designing new and innovative products and sourcing the world to find the very best quality at the right price for the market. Messermeister products are all fully warranted for the life of the user against defects in materials and workmanship. The new Messermeister cheflamme culinary torch is both easy to use and safe to operate. It features a child proof safety lock system, a self igniting piezo ignition, a safety adjustable flame, a quick refill design and a removable safety stand. The torch nozzle has a full size head and the torch body features a fuel lever indicator window. The Messermeister cheflamme culinary torch is ideal for caramelizing sugars, melting cheeses, skinning tomatoes, and browning meats. It will work at any angle.