Oil lamps come from the early 1800s. This project is a cool experiment.
Step 1: Materials
- Vegetable oil
- Cotton string
Step 2: Filling the Bottle
Fill the bottle half way with your vegetable oil.
Step 3: Adding String
Put a piece of string through the top of the bottle and let it soak. (Using cotton string works the best.)
Step 4: Igniting
Now ignite the string and let it burn. (If you cant see in the picture, its burning but lightly)