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UCO Original Candle Lantern


    UCO Original Candle Lantern

    The Uco Original Candle lantern is super easy to use—just slide the glass down, light the exposed candle and you're good to go. See details

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    Item # 838879

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    The Uco Original Candle lantern is super easy to use—just slide the glass down, light the exposed candle and you're good to go.

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    The Uco Original Candle lantern is super easy to use—just slide the glass down, light the exposed candle and you're good to go.

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    The Uco Original Candle lantern is super easy to use—just slide the glass down, light the exposed candle and you're good to go.

    • Compact lantern is ideal for backpacking and home emergency kits; it collapses down to 4.25 in. in height for compact storage
    • Includes a single candle that provides up to 9 hrs. of warm light
    • Viewing slot on the side of the lantern lets you monitor the slow-burning candle to see how much is left
    • Spring-loaded system keeps the candle at a consistent height
    • Hang the Uco Original Candle lantern up or carry it around camp with the metal handle


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    UCO Original Candle Lantern Specs
    Best use
    9 hours
    6.5 inches
    4.25 inches
    6.4 ounces
    Lantern type
    Burn time (max flame)
    Open length
    Closed length

    UCO Original Candle Lantern

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    UCO Original Candle Lanternis rated5.0out of5by5.
    Rated5out of5byfromWhat they saidI can't add anything to what's been said: nice comforting glow (barely adequate for reading), adds warmth to a cold tent, and generally cheers thing up.
    Date published: 2013-10-28
    Rated5out of5byfromReview updateAn update to my previous comments. No problem with the lantern, but I have discovered the citronella candles to not work as well as the plain white ones. The plain white candles burn wonderfully, but the citronella ones seem to run down the inside and gum up the spring. Otherwise, this little lantern is aces.
    Date published: 2013-07-13
    Rated5out of5byfromNice little lanternI love this little lantern. Easy to set up, easy to light, gives off good light. One word of caution, careful with leaving in a warm car. It can make the spring function to push the candle up difficult. Otherwise, this is a great lantern. Simple is the best word. One other word of caution, in a heavy swirling wind, there is some difficulty in staying lit. Shielding the top vent solves to problem. As an emergency light when the power is out, top notch. For camping, not heavy, gives good "psychological" light. There is just something about a flame that lifts the spirits.
    Date published: 2013-06-07
    Rated5out of5byfromGreat productThis light is awesome. It works well adds light and a little bit of warmth to my mountaineering tent.
    Date published: 2013-06-04
    Rated5out of5byfromGreat product for backpackingWe've had the original one that REI made back 12 years ago and still use it! keeps the tent warm at night and it is cute how the light shines in the little flame. Great one to have in a cool summer night or winter as well.
    Date published: 2012-10-21

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