K17500 Wax Melting Point Apparatus


Test Method
Periodic temperature measurements are taken of a sample of molten wax as it is cooled in an air bath. When the wax solidifies, a plateau in the cooling curve occurs, indicating the melting point (cooling curve) of the sample.

Features and Benefits
• Conforms to ASTM D87 and related specifications


K17500 Wax Melting Point Apparatus
Cools molten wax samples in accordance with ASTM and related specifications. Consists of nickel-plated air and water bath assembly with removable cover. Supports test tube in a vertical position in the air bath.

Conforms to the specifications of: ASTM D87; IP 55; ISO 3841; DIN 51570; FTM 791-1402; NF T 60-114

Included Accessories
Test Tube, Thermometer Holders (2)

Dimensions dia.xh,in.(cm) 5.5x7 (14x18)
Net Weight 4 lbs (1.8kg)

Shipping Information
Shipping Weight: 6 lbs (2.7kg)
Dimensions: 0.7 Cu. ft.

Ordering Information



Product Description


Wax Melting Point Apparatus




Product Description


ASTM 14F Thermometer
Range: 100 to 180F


ASTM 14C Thermometer
Range: 38 to 82C


Test Tube, 25x100mm


When inquiring about NIST traceable certified thermometers, please refer to the catalog number for the corresponding thermometer and replace the middle three zeros in the catalog number with 004. Example: 251-000-01C ASTM 1C Thermometer would be 251-004-01C ASTM 1C Certified Thermometer.