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Super Bee
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« on: October 28, 2008, 08:12:31 AM »

I am building a melter that is about 28" X 28".  For a wax pan i was planning on a bread pan.  With the width of the glass that I got was wondering if I could make a mold out of wood.  What I was thinking about is one similar to a soap mold that can be taken apart to remove the wax.  I know it will stick the first time around but my question is will the wood eventually obsorb to the point that it will pop out.
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« Reply #1 on: October 28, 2008, 08:16:59 AM »

No. It will always stick.

How about just lining it with some (black) plastic as you would with a soap mold?
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