The Paraffin Wax Dispenser heats wax to a liquid state and provides
convenient "wax on tap" for histology and pathology laboratories. The
Paraffin Wax Dispenser has a 4.5 litre capacity to ensure an ample
supply of wax on tap. It is intended to be used solely for paraffin wax
with a melting range from 45°C to 65°C inclusive.
feature is that the wax dispenser tap is kept heated to ensure that the
wax always remains flowing and on tap. The dispenser tap is heated by an
independent temperature-controlled element mounted inside it, which
prevents the wax from cooling down, solidifying and blocking the tap.
The tap is a non-drip swivel lever and has a replaceable filter. There
is a mains power On/Off switch, with 4 additional neon lights to
• "Power On" (white neon)
• "Wax Bath Heater On" (amber neon)
• "Tap Heater On" (amber neon)
• "Wax Bath Over Temperature" (red warning neon)
bath heater rotary control dial has a graded temperature scale, and the
temperature of the paraffin wax dispenser is controlled by a built-in
thermostat controlling the temperature from ambient to 75°C. The tap has
its own tap heater adjustment control.
If an over-temperature
condition occurs, a "Wax Bath Over Temperature" red neon will illuminate
and the heater control for the bath will automatically turn off at
105°C. For added safety, a non-resettable thermal fuse has also been
The Paraffin Wax Dispenser has a black PTFE-coated
aluminium interior, a powder-coated black and white aluminium exterior
and a durable black metal lid. It is virtually maintenance-free and
extremely easy to clean.
• 4.5 litre capacity
• Ambient to 75°C operating temperature range
• Fitted with safety over-temperature cut-out at 105°C and non-resettable thermal fuse
• Heated tap to prevent wax from solidifying in the tap
• Swivel lever non-drip with replaceable filter