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Wax Pot Tender

Tend melting pots in which wax is melted.

What does a Wax Pot Tender do?

Tends melting pots in which wax is melted for use in lost wax casting process: Breaks slabs of wax and deposits them in melting pots. Adjusts thermostat to maintain specified temperature of liquid wax. Dips wax from melting pot, using hand ladle, and pours it into receiving pot. May fill cylinders of wax-injection machines with liquid wax and place cylinders in aging oven for specified period of time.