Wedo FW Wick ‘SU’

Constructed as a flat braided, coreless wick, FW Wick has an effective self-trimming profile. Combined with the ability to burn consistently. Its structure allows for a slight but effective, curl during combustion. This coreless wick can be used in many different applications and with most paraffin wax formulations. The FW ‘SU” Wick is often found in taper and pillar candles.

Wick DesignationYield
(yds/lb)
ROC
(oz/hr)
Flame Height
(inches)
Pool Diameter
(inches)
FW 3X3 SU18850.160.81.5
FW 3X4 SU13890.170.81.5
FW 3X5 SU10910.180.91.6
FW 3X6 SU8930.180.91.6
FW 3X7 SU7440.1911.7
FW 3X8 SU6450.21.11.7
FW 3X9 SU5900.21.11.8
FW 3X10 SU4960.211.21.9
FW 3X11 SU4510.261.21.9
FW 3X12 SU4120.291.31.9
FW 3X13 SU3820.291.32
FW 3X14 SU3520.291.32
FW 3X15 SU3320.331.42
FW 3X16 SU3130.361.52
FW 3X18 SU2730.361.72.1
FW 3X20 SU2480.361.82.2
FW 3X22 SU2180.371.92.4
FW 3X24 SU2030.3922.4
FW 3X26 SU1890.4122.5
FW 3X28 SU1790.442.12.5
FW 3X30 SU1640.462.22.6
FW 3X32 SU1540.472.32.6
FW 3X34 SU1380.492.32.7
FW 3X36 SU1350.512.42.7
FW 3X38 SU1350.522.42.7
FW 3X40 SU1180.542.53

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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.