Glossary of Cigar Terms

V Cutter

Also known as a wedge cutter or a cat’s eye cutter, a v cutter has a v-shaped blade (see photo) that gauges an opening in the head of a cigar. These cigar cutters were far more popular in the early 1900s, and many antique models are designed for the smaller cigars of that era.

Xikar’s VX Metal V-Cut Cutter

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