Introduction: Crayon Candle

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How it works:
The crayon's paper functions as a wick, slowly burning down the crayon while consuming the wax. These candles burn for about 5 minutes, so just a 12-pack will provide you with an hour of light!

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JeriM1 (author)2015-12-24

They burn pretty fast. Where did that wax and any chemicals go? Is it in the air, are you breathing it into your lungs? Sounds a little dangerous to me, not to mention the chemicals in the coloring are known to be toxic in some candles.

foobear (author)2014-02-02

wow who knew izzit stinky?

Chikpeas Brother (author)foobear2014-02-02

It's not that bad. It just smells sort of like a blown-out candle.

foobear (author)2014-02-02

wow who knew izzit stinky?

kgirl5523 (author)2014-02-02

Ok cool :)

kgirl5523 (author)2014-02-01

That looks kinda dangerous

It's completely safe as long as you stay away from flammable objects. The flame is taller than most candles, but this is simply a result of the larger wick.

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