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#1 Square Braid Cotton Wick 1 Pound Spool
#1 Square Braid Cotton Wick 1 Pound Spool 

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Bleached Square Braid Wick was originally designed for beeswax candles. Today, this wick is used in all types of candle systems. This unique construction combined with our chemical treatment processes make it an excellent choice for waxes that are highly viscous when molten, like beeswax and vegetable wax. Bleached Square Wick is engineered to curl while burning, minimizing carbon build-up. This wick is constructed of 100% natural fibers and is finished with chemical treatments to improve burn qualities. Square Braid was originally designed for beeswax candles and is still favored by candle makers as the top choice for making beeswax candles.

The A&P Square Braid Cotton Wicks are raw wicks. They are not primed, cut or tabbed.

*A&P Square Braid Cotton Wicks are tested and sized based on use in a Straight Paraffin Wax with No Additives. Wicking is based on the WIDEST area diameter of the candle you plan to make. This is typically not measured at the opening unless the container is perfectly straight up and down. Beeswax candles will require MUCH larger wicks than paraffin wax.

Square braid wick is sold raw and is not primed. Choose from 100' size or a 1 pound spool.

5/0 Square Braid Small 1.75 - 2"
2/0 Square Braid Small 2 - 3"
1/0 Square Braid Medium 3 - 3.25"
#1 Square Braid Medium 3.25 - 3.5"
#2 Square Braid Medium 3.5 - 3.75"
#3 Square Braid Large 3.75 - 4"
#4 Square Braid Extra Large 4 - 4.5"
#5 Square Braid Extra Large 4.5"

A&P Square Braid Cotton Wicks are tested and sized based on use in a Straight Paraffin Wax with No Additives. Wicks are based on the diameter of the candle you plan to make.

We 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!

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Price: $17.95


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