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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oil_lamp

An oil lamp is an object used to produce light continuously for a period of time using an ... Wheel made: This category includes Greek and Egyptian lamps that date before the 3rd century BCE. They are characterized by simple, little or no ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kerosene_lamp

A kerosene lamp is a type of lighting device that uses kerosene (paraffin) as a fuel. Kerosene ... Like oil lamps, they are useful for lighting without electricity, such as in regions without rural electrification ... Kerosene lanterns meant for portable use have a flat wick and are made in dead flame, hot blast, and cold blast variants.

www.hunker.com/13412760/how-is-lamp-oil-made

Apr 22, 2009 ... Lamp oil is used in torches, oil lamps and lanterns. It is a petroleum-based oil that is refined to burn in an odorless, soot-free manner. The lamp ...

forum.woodenboat.com/showthread.php?142224-Lamp-Oil-v-Kerosene

I put some "lamp oil" in it and find that the oil jells and won't work when it's ... I never made the connection with paraffin, but that's clearly what is ...

www.historyoflamps.com/lamp-history/history-of-oil-lamps

As the industry developed so did the materials of which the oil lamps were made as well the fuel. First oil lamps of manmade materials were found in the Egypt, ...

www.wisegeek.org/what-are-the-different-types-of-lamp-oil.htm

These lamps burn a special type of oil made from refined kerosene and designed to burn cleaner than traditional fuels. Buyers can choose from several types of ...

www.fireflyfuel.com/cart/eco-friendly-lamp-oil-t

Firefly Safe & Green Fuel is the one fuel that does it ALL. It is non-toxic, smokeless, odorless and clean burning. Great for tiki torches and oil lamps.

www.vermontlanterns.com/content/lamp-oil-faq

ANSWER: The approved fuels for flat wick Lanterns are any of the following. Please note our Ultra Pure Lamp oil is designed for 5/8" flat wicks and smaller.

www.motherearthnews.com/diy/home/make-olive-oil-lamp

Jun 29, 2009 ... This olive oil lamp is a simple, safe option for emergency lighting, and ... and — if you want to choose options made from renewable, organic ...