Survival Candles

Introduction: Survival Candles

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Just think if you were in the post apocalyptic world and didn't have any means of electricity for light you would want a candle but all you have is a box of crayons, we'll all hope isn't lost in this Instructable I will be showing you how to make a candle out of crayon that last for hours.

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Step 1: Materials

Any type of crayon

Step 2: Setup

First place the crayon on a flat surface and cut the tip off the crayon to were the paper is showing a little

Step 3: Light the Candle

Now all you have to do is light the candle and will last an hour or two depending on what type of crayon you use

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    7 Discussions


    Reply 3 years ago

    It actually does smell a little (smoke), but only a little. Great survival life hack!


    4 years ago

    i wouldn't recommend lighting this indoors, unless you had no other choice


    5 years ago

    I can not believe that works and that I had never thought of that!