How long does paraffin lamp oil last?

Recently, I was asked how long our paraffin lamp oil will burn, and found myself without a definitive answer. However, as I do enjoy being a know-it-all, I decided to go out to my “laboratory” and test for myself.

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Playing with fire CAN be fun!

  I’m interested in all things fire-related, and in my Googling around, I found something really cool…Fire Arts. According to Wikipedia, the term Fire Arts includes any or all talents of fire performers. According to ME, it’s the coolest use for paraffin oil I’ve ever seen.

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When do you need a lamp or tiki torch replacement wick?

Here at Firefly, we believe fiberglass wicks are always the way to go, whether you have a tiki torch or oil lamp. Cotton wicks work well in oil candles though. They don’t burn up like cotton wicks, so they last far longer (indefinitely, if you treat them properly), and give you a more consistent flame.…

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WT Kirkman Champion and Little Champ lanterns

Lamp Oil or Kerosene? A Question of Indoor Air Quality.

Oil lamps, lanterns and oil candles are a popular way to add a cozy cheerful glow to your home, especially in the colder months. One question we hear a lot when it comes to fueling these lanterns and candles is – Which is better, lamp oil or kerosene? For these purposes, let’s assume you’re only…

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Firefly Paraffin Lamp Oil - 32 ounces, 1 gallon, 5 gallos

What is the Shelf Life of Paraffin Lamp Oil?

Wondering how much paraffin lamp oil to buy for the looming winter, but don’t want it to expire before the last snowflake falls? Not to worry – our experience (Firefly Pure Paraffin Lamp Oil) is that the shelf life of paraffin lamp oil will last indefinitely if stored in a sealed container. Be sure to…

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