The Wax Melter from Cook & Beals, Inc. separates slum, wax, and honey into individual containers with minimal product degradation. The compact, self-contained Wax Melter is simple to operate and offers these features:
Thermostatically controlled heat
Insulated, aluminum construction for rapid heat transfer
Includes auxiliary heated double-jacketed tank for wax collection
For optimum results, the Cook & Beals, Inc. Wax Melter is recommended as a companion to the Cook & Beals Spin-Float Honey Wax Separator, which is capable of separating up to 99% of honey from the wax.
height (with cover) 46″
height (without cover) 38″
floor to drain (honey) 15″
floor to drain (wax) 20″
floor to drain (slum) 21″
power required 50A 230v AC 60HZ
heating elements (2) 4500 W
weight (empty) 285 lbs.
Requires ~30 gallons of vegetable oil for combined main rear tank (~21 gal), and auxiliary tank (~9 gal).
** We recommend using vegetable oil (over water) in both the rear and auxiliary tanks, as the water level would need to be checked daily, otherwise. We also recommend replacing the vegetable oil in both tanks between every 3-5 years to prolong life of the equipment.