Hemp is a
strong natural fiber which makes wicks rigid and stand up much easier than a
cotton wick! These wicks contain absolutely no lead, are not chemically treated,
and are braided with pure, unbleached cotton grown in the USA!
all come cut into 6” lengths are primed in a high melt point paraffin wax and are tabbed with 20mm round tabs with 6mm necks.
Core Wicks are tested and sized based on use in a Straight Paraffin Wax with No
based on the WIDEST area diameter of the jar you plan to use. This is typically
not measured at the opening unless the container is perfectly straight up and
||Extra Small 1 - 1.5"
||Small - 1.5 - 2"
||Small 2 - 2.5"
||Medium 2.5 - 3"
||Large 3 - 3.5"
||Extra Large 3.5 - 4"
For testing purposes, we offer for sale, Sample Packs of wicks in each series we sell.
can not guarantee any certain wick to work best in any application
because of the many variables involved. But we can get you started on
the right track! The only way to determine the appropriate wick
selection is through experimentation. Test burning will be necessary to
determine the best wicks for your candles!
Bitter Creek offers FREE Technical Support to all our customers! Online help is available 9am to 5pm Central Time Monday through Friday. Click here
for information on how to contact Tech Support by phone, e-mail or
through our Live Online Chat Application! Real candle making advice from
a working chandler with nearly two decades experience in the business!