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How a candle works

In contrast to electrical lighting or a flashlight, a candle is a natural source of light. It provides warm, pleasant and especially lively light. It does not provide as much light as a modern light bulb, but on the other hand it creates much more of an atmosphere. Candles are made of two essential parts: […]

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Manufacturing

The main production methods are: pressing, drawing, casting and dipping. The main production methods are: Pressing Drawing Casting Dipping With each of these production methods a very good candle quality can be achieved. However, it depends crucially on the optimal coordination of all factors of influence, i.e. the wax type, the dipping masses, the wick […]

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Raw materials

What is a candle made of? Essentially, a candle consists of two elements: the wick and the candle body. The candle body is composed of at least one burning mass or a mixture of burning masses (composition candles). Depending on the kind of candle, further ingredients, like colours, lacquers or fragrances, may be added. Wick The task of the wick, that […]

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