Can you boil water over a candle?

What happens when a candle is placed in hot water?

Initial air escape Because initially, the water level is near the bottom, the initial heating will have a stronger effect than the depletion of oxygen and the water level drops, and air will leave the container. This happens especially with narrow containers which have a neck.

How do you boil water when camping?

Here are 11 ways to boil water while camping.

  1. Kettle over a campfire. Estimated Time : 4 to 5 minutes for a 1-liter kettle. …
  2. Electric kettle. Estimated Time : 2 to 3 minutes. …
  3. Jetboil stove system. Estimated Time : 1.5 minutes. …
  4. Internal flame kettle. …
  5. A trusty pot. …
  6. Electric pot. …
  7. Power from your car. …
  8. Charcoal grill.
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