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Tips for using Bee Wax
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Introd­uction

1) lubricant for very old furniture joints.
2) Smooth movement for doors and windows.
3) Component for mustache creams.
4) Prevents bronze items from tarnis­hing.
5) Use as a rest preven­tion.
6) Furniture polish when mixed with linseed oil and mineral spirits in equal parts.
7) covering cheeses and preser­vatives to protect from spoilage.
8) Condit­ioner for wood bowls and cutting boards.
9) Coat nails and screws to prevent wood from splint­ering.
10) Used by NASA with an enzyme to mop up oceanic oil spills.
11) Cake guitar bodies to boost longevity.
12) Coat tambourine surfaces for thumb roll playing technique.
13) Coat reeds for woodwinds to get a tight fit.
14) Egg painting in a Ukraine folk art of Pysanky.
15) An essential ingredient in Indian art of fabric dyeing called Batik printing.
16) Candles that don’t drip and have no smoke.
17) In candy like gummy bears, worms and jelly beans.
18) To water proof leather.
19) Molten beeswax to polish granit counter tops.
20) To make crayons.
21) With palm oil for soap. The palm oil reduces scars and the wax a natural moistu­rizer.
22) Mix with palm wax for a natural hair remover.
23) To reduce bow string friction.
24) on whips to water proof.
25) in bullets.
26) With comfery & chick weed powder to alleviate itching.
 

Continued

27) Wire pulling.
28) Sewing to strengthen the thread & prevent snagging.
29) To fill seams between pieces of slate when setting up a pool table.
30) As a flexible mold for a variety of mediums.
31) Jewelry.
32) Clean your clothes Iron.
33) In glass Etching.
34) Encausting Painting.
35) To make earplugs.
36) Ear Candling.
37) When fashioning Dreadl­ocks.
38) To make Dental floss.
39) For cracked animal hooves.
40) When making cosmetics.
41) When making chocol­ates.
42) Copper sinks.
43) Removing previous waxes.
44) In Blacks­mit­hing.
45) Basketry.
46) To coat Baking pans for smooth exit of goods.
47) To coat the hemp strings on Bag Pipes.
48) To make balms.
49) Barbeque prepar­ation.
50) When making healing salves, creams & ointments.
51) Use in pharma­ceu­ticals.
52) Plucking the feathers from fowl.
53) In manufa­cturing of electronic components & CDs.
54) As a polish for shoes and floors.
56) To unsticking drawers.
57) Keep zippers moving smoothly.
58) To water proof boots & saddles.
59) To coat hand tools to prevent rust.
60) To lower choles­terol, ulcers, diarrhea & hiccups.
69) To relief pain, swelling (infla­mma­tion)
70) In beverages.
 

Continued

71) In manufa­cturing as a thickener or emulsi­fier.
72) In fragrances in perfumes.
73) To seal documents.
74) An ingredient in surgical bone wax.
75) Blended with pine rosin to serve as an adhesive.
77) A metal injection moulding binder component.
76) In the embalming process.
78) As a stabilizer in the military explosive Torpex.
79) To coat hemp strends – an altern­ative use to lighters.
80) A natural Air purifier.
81) Glazing of fruits and vegtables.
82) Chewing beeswax can help quit the habit of smoking.
83) As a hair pompay.
84) Grafting plants.
85) In the restor­ation of pictures.
86) Wax fly fishing lines so they float.
87) To keep saws sharp.
88) Grinding and polishing of optical lenses.
89) Used in crafting of dentures and other dental equipment.
90) To seal and polish smoke fired pottery.
91) Used on snowskies for a good glide.
92) Used for base ring for toliets (in the past).
93) Use3d to cover a broken wire on braces until you get to your orthod­ontist.
95) To prevent stretch marks.
96) Saturate cardboard with beeswax and use as a fuel for a backpa­ckers fuel for stove.
97) Beeswax candle as emergency heat when trapped in a car or small space.
98) Temporary filling until you can see your dentist.
99) To seal stick matches to stay dry when boating, fishing or skiing.
100) To prevent slippage for belts in vacuums & sewing machines.
101) As a wood filler

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