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Location: Kiwi land sounds great!
Member Since: 13th Jun 2007
Total posts: 83
Posted:If I was making fire fingers on copper rods, how would I attach the wick to the rod and hold it secure to itself?

Probably much like building a fire fan. I did a search before posting this, but couldn't find much for fire fan guides.

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Location: Melbourne, Australia
Member Since: 14th Nov 2001
Total posts: 6979
Posted:one way to secure wick on thin wire is to bend the wire back and affix the wicking (via screws or wire or kevlar thread) to the wider shape. put it on tightly cus it may slip down otherwise.

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Location: Fort Walton Beach, FL
Member Since: 14th Jun 2007
Total posts: 15
Posted:Since your using Copper you could flatten the tip and center and put a bolt thru it. But that depends on your thinkness of copper etc. Loop at the end and sew the side of the wick with kevlar thread would be the way I would do it.

Location: uk
Member Since: 27th May 2004
Total posts: 327
Posted:This is the design that I have been making and selling for a long time

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Location: somewhere
Member Since: 31st Aug 2003
Total posts: 1972
Posted:I've been thinking of making some out of wire for a long time, anyone got any suggestions?
a good way to attach it to your fingers, lengths, materials and such.


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Location: australia
Member Since: 14th Mar 2001
Total posts: 1897
Posted:there are a few threads on their construction - have a look in the archives... smile