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Offline Burl

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Apple Wax
« on: October 29, 2009, 10:56:34 PM »
Hey all ,  I was just wondering if anyone knows how beeswax could be used to wax apples for storage (and shine) ???   They use carnuba and parrafin wax .  Surely there must be a way to use beeswax , but how ???  Thanks .
   
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Re: Apple Wax
« Reply #1 on: November 06, 2009, 09:21:50 PM »
One home remedy/cfude method would be to put a pot of bee'swax in a small 2 cup crockpot or over a candle to keep it liquid and then using a syphon system and air sprayer apply it to the apples.  I would buy another "pneumatic engine clear" as that is exactly what it is and is used for spraying solvents etc onto machinery to clean them.
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