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Old 02-14-2020, 10:42 AM
stevemaury stevemaury is offline
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Kerosene lamp/lantern trick

When you wick gets too short to reach the bottom of the fuel tank, take a new wick and paperclip (or safety pin) it to the bottom of the old wick. When the paperclip reaches the burner, remove it and now you have used all but 1-2 inches of the old wick.

You could also sew it, but this is easier.
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