Wax Burnout furnace

This is the furnace used to melt the wax in the lost wax process of Bronze making.

The piece is heated up to 1600 to 1800 F.

The piece is heated between 1600 F and 1800 F to melt and burn the wax in the bronze making with the lost-wax process.

Casting "Thinking Out Of The Box" in bronze

"Thinking Out Of The Box" in clay. I am going to cast it in bronze.

"Thinking Out Of The Box" in clay. I am going to cast it in bronze.

Making the mold

Making the mold

Recycling the first wax cast after I messed up... (too many defects)

Recycling the first wax cast after I messed up... (too many defects)

The two parts of the wax before being stitched together

The two parts of the wax before being stitched together

The two parts of the wax cast ready to be stitched together

The two parts of the wax cast ready to be stitched together

Gating completed

Gating completed

Dipping in the slurry

Dipping in the slurry

After the wax burn-out

After the wax burn-out