05980241 is referenced by 66 patents and cites 8 patents.

The invention has a container (50) for a fuel (W) with at least a partial cover (55) in which there is a non-combustible wick (52) in a wick holder (100). Above the container (50) near the wick holder there is at least one roller or upright body (RK) or in the container (50) there is a disc of solid fuel (W) around the wick holder (100), whereby the fuel of the roller and upright body (RK) or of the disc is melted by the flame and cover heat and collected by the container (50) and/or by the wick holder (100) as supplementary fuel. The wick holder (100) is suspended in an aperture (56) of the container cover (55), so that the wick holder (100) is not in direct heat-tansmitting contact with the container base (50b).

Title
Paraffin lamp
Application Number
9/340
Publication Number
5980241
Application Date
January 20, 1998
Publication Date
November 9, 1999
Inventor
Hans Ludwig Schirneker
Langenbruch 18, D-59581, Warstein
DE
Agent
Browdy and Neimark
IPC
F23D 3/16
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