- Jan 18, 2006
To that end, I frequently use my (carry) knife. I keep it exceptionally sharp.If the taste of tar doesn't bother you then use a punch. If it does... And by the way, the cutter is not a guillotine. I see folks in my B$M regularly cut into the body of a cigar. You're only supposed to remove the top of the cap, best done by carefully circumscribing the cap and lifting it off.