Atkins & Pearce Helix Wick

Helix Wick is Atkin & Pearce’s latest candle wick and is constructed by braiding two Aroma-lite wicks. Engineered for candle systems with a high level of fragrance, this wick is used mostly in vegetable wax formulations. The Helix wick is reinforced with a paper core and helps to achieve a large wax pool in some candles.

Wick DesignationYield
(yds/lb)
ROC
(oz/hr)
Flame Height
(inches)
Pool Diameter
(inches)
Helix – 13860.222.022.27
Helix – 33210.192.012.42
Helix – 52790.232.162.45
Helix – 7.52350.252.352.55
Helix – 101900.252.382.74
Helix – 151680.242.562.66
Helix – 201460.292.633.12
Helix – 251400.262.592.88
Helix – 301330.232.492.84
Helix – 351230.252.592.79
Helix – 401210.262.382.93
Helix – 501160.252.392.77
Helix – 601080.292.612.96

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Glossary of Terms

Yield

Measured in yards of wick per pound in weight. The higher the yield, the smaller the wick and the flame and the resulting heat generated.

ROC

The rate of wax consumption in ounces by the wick in one hour. The higher the burn rate the more wax which is being consumed. Used to determine how well a wick and wax combination is performing.

Chart Statistics

Chart statistics contributed by Atkins & Pearce. These statistics should be viewed as reasonable estimates for comparison purposes only. Actual results should be determined on an application by application basis. The chart provides only general trends and results may vary depending upon blend, color, fragrance, wax and shape/size of the container.