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Survivalism & Self Sufficiency Topics => Outdoors Activities => Camping => Topic started by: Oil Lady on November 08, 2014, 07:11:16 PM

Title: The Tuna Torch -- using a can of tuna as a candle
Post by: Oil Lady on November 08, 2014, 07:11:16 PM
This video was posted to YouTube one week ago (November 1, 2014). It has over a million views already.

40 seconds, safe for work.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RFj4ztxxgEA

Looks like it needs to be the kind of tuna that's packed in oil instead of water.

Title: Re: The Tuna Torch -- using a can of tuna as a candle
Post by: Alan Georges on November 08, 2014, 07:22:16 PM
Bet it would work for anchovies too.  And when the oil's gone, I'll bet the fish is still good to eat too.  Yum! 
Title: Re: The Tuna Torch -- using a can of tuna as a candle
Post by: d3nni5 on November 08, 2014, 08:30:44 PM


It works, but I bet it stinks!   Drive your cats nuts too!  :)

Title: Re: The Tuna Torch -- using a can of tuna as a candle
Post by: Carl on May 14, 2015, 05:53:05 PM
My CANdle uses Crisco for a smoother burn.
Title: Re: The Tuna Torch -- using a can of tuna as a candle
Post by: archer on May 14, 2015, 06:00:47 PM

It works, but I bet it stinks!   Drive your cats nuts too!  :)

oh good idea ;)