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German Made Spirit Lamp – Limited Edition

£45.00 £35.00

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German made spirit lamp used by shoemakers and cobblers to finish footwear. Limited rare stock while stock lasts

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Description

German made spirit lamp with all metal construction. 2 part kit with detachable metal tray from the spirit lamp. Fixed stand. Limited stock. Hard to source.

Item specifics:

Condition: New
Size: Approx 200 by 55 by 80 mm
Type : 2 Part kit – Metal Tray and lamp
Metal tray with fixed stand to place ironing tool – size: 150 by 50 mm
Spirit lamp used for heating irons and removing lasting stretch marks
Spirit lamp with wick
Includes a spare wick

Brief instructions for using the spirit lamp:
Place the spirit lamp on a flat work surface
Pour enough methylated spirit for work required and screw back top with stand
Leave it for few minutes for wick to soak up
Light the wick
Now place the tray on the spirit lamp with the slot passing over the wick winder
Place the tool to be heated on the tray with head over the flame
Ensure iron tool sits flat
Now test the iron for hotness without picking it up by pouring few drops of water
If the water drops evaporate quickly then the iron is ready to use. If not then wait till it is
To iron out lasting marks or wrinkles:
Increase flame size by winding the wick
Light the wick
Gently bring the lasted item and hold it over the flame for few seconds at a time
Continue with process till lasting wrinkles begin to disappear
Observe and ensure not to over heat the leather

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