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


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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.

Specifications
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
Catalog
Number
Product Description
K17500
Wax Melting Point Apparatus

Accessories
Catalog
Number
Product Description
250-000-14F ASTM 14F Thermometer
Range: 100 to 180°F
250-000-14C ASTM 14C Thermometer
Range: 38 to 82°C
K175-0-8 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.

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