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  1. General Preparedness Discussion
    Hey, I was wondering if anyone uses or knows if it's safe to use low odor or no odor mineral spirits for fuel in a regular oil lamp? I have heard that it is much, much cheaper (about $10 a gallon) than regular lamp oil and burns much cleaner. Does anyone have any experience with using that for...
  2. Energy & Electricity
    I have a few oil lanterns and I lite it indoors. But the smell is very strong. Now I read somewhere that you can use olive oil and burn that. I haven't tried that yet. But thinking about trying that asap. Has anyone tried using the olive oil? The lamp oil fumes are very strong. I figure I would...
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