Atkins & Pearce Square Braided™ Wick

Square Braided Wick is a unique formulation that works in various candle applications, including tealights, votives, pillars, and containers. Initially designed for beeswax, its construction is an excellent choice for waxes that are highly viscous when molten. Manufactured from 100% natural fibers and finished with chemical treatments, this wick is made for improving burn qualities in a candle.

Wick DesignationYield
(yds/lb)
ROC
(oz/hr)
Flame Height
(inches)
Pool Diameter
(inches)
# 6/0 T&T BL SQ9420.161.141.48
# 6/0 BL SQ6420.181.271.57
# 5/0 BL SQ6560.181.341.7
# 4/0 BL SQ4930.191.361.7
# 3/0 BL SQ4390.191.421.77
# 2/0 BL SQ3920.21.481.85
# 1/0 BL SQ3290.21.511.88
# 1 BL SQ3010.211.561.93
# 2 BL SQ2520.221.641.99
# 3 BL SQ2030.231.782.15
# 4 BL SQ1740.251.872.21
# 5 BL SQ1530.251.962.34
# 6 BL SQ1520.272.082.44
# 7 BL SQ1240.282.182.52
# 8 BL SQ1080.312.322.58
# 10 BL SQ790.322.382.62
# 12 BL SQ750.382.712.74

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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.