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Zinc Core Wick Sample Pack

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    Zinc Core Wick Sample Pack

    Our zinc core wick sample pack comes with five of each size zinc core wick (35 wicks total). Each wick is 6" in length, primed with a standard wax coating, and pre-tabbed with a 20mm X 6mm tab. Perfect for experimenting and testing.

    Zinc core wicks are cotton braid with an inner zinc core. They are suitable to be used in tealight, votive, pillar, and container candles. The zinc core structure provides maximum rigidity and strength to keep the wick straight in melted wax. The potential for mushrooming resulting from carbon buildup can be minimized by using the proper wick size and keeping the wick trimmed. Zinc core wicks are cooler burning and generally recommended for use in paraffin wax.

    The zinc core wick sample pack inlcudes 5 each of the following wicks:

    • 28-24 zinc core - 6" length
    • 36-40 zinc core - 6" length
    • 36-24-24 zinc core - 6" length
    • 44-24-18 zinc core - 6" length
    • 44-32-18 zinc core - 6" length
    • 51-32-18 zinc core - 6" length
    • 60-44-18 zinc core - 6" length

    Note: We recommend testing new wick sizes when making any modifications to existing candle recipes or making new candles. Burning characteristics can be altered by changes in wax, fragrance oil, dye, and/or additives, which could result in a different optimal wick size for the same diameter candle.




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    1. Perfect for Testing! 5 Star Review

      Posted by on 17th Sep 2013

      I have just started making candles and I love this sample pack because it makes my testing phase so easy. Perfect for beginners.