20 Gallon Wax Melter Tank


Make candles in bulk the easy way with our 20 Gallon (160 lbs) Wax Melter Tank. The high quality jacketed tank design gives you even heat distribution and precise temperature control for melting your waxes without hot spots.

All 304 corrosion resistant stainless steel. Cosmetic and Food grade meeting requirements for organic certification. Melt your candle wax or confectionery waxes safely and efficiently.

We are proud to offer our customers the quality they have come to expect. Willow Way manufacturers only high quality, heavy duty and long lasting stainless steel wax melting tanks.

Sloped Bottom

Features an exclusive Sloped Bottom inner tank at no additional cost.

Most Tanks with Sloped Bottoms!


Our Willow Way 20 Gallon Wax Melter Tank has a sloped bottom for increased efficiency.

A big advantage of a sloped interior is there is no need to tilt your tank or stand to drain the last drops of wax out.

It is really very simple to Clean.

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20 Gallon (160 lbs) Wax Melter Tank
120 Volt 1500 Watt

All stainless steel construction
120 V, 1500 W, Heater - Thermostat
Price: $1,235.00 - Model 20MH

All prices are USD.

20 Gallon (160 lbs) Wax Melter Tank
220 Volt 3000 Watts

All stainless steel construction
220 V, 3000 W, Heater - Thermostat
Price: $1,235.00 - Model 20MH220

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  • Fittings, outer & inner tanks, and lid are all constructed with cosmetic & food grade 304 Stainless Steel. 
  • Meets organic certification requirements.
  • Inner Tank Volume: Approximately 20 gal. (75.7L) capacity, 160 lbs (72.6Kg) in weight.
  • Tank Jacket Volume: Approximately 12.34 gal (46.7L)
  • Exterior dimensions 25” (cm) high by19 ¾” (cm) in diameter.
  • Interior dimensions approximately 19 13/16" x 17"
  • Large, 1.5” (3.8cm) 3-Way Ball Valve outlet.
  • Heater: 120 Volt, 1500 watt,  Thermostat:  50F to 250F (10C to 121C).  
  • Current draw: 12.5 amps @ 120 volts
  • Can ship via UPS. Weighs 56 lbs (25.4Kg), Oversize @ 85 lbs (38.5Kg).

Note: International and Domestic customers requiring 220 volt 50/60 cycle:

  • When you order Model 20MH220, we substitute a 220 volt, 3000 watt Heater/ Thermostat at no additional charge.
  • Plug: Nema 6/20p. To conform with local or country codes, you may need to change out the plug.
  • If you have any questions about your electrical power requirements, please call your local electrician or electric provider.
  • Lid, Heating Element/ Thermostat with Cord, and 3-way Ball Valve.
  • Inner Tank has Sloped Bottom! This gives you more efficiency and faster drainage.
  • Lid has a special high-temp molded handle to keep it cool to the touch.
  • Includes Extra Heating Element. Avoid down time with a spare, its unlikely you ever need it but great to have.
  • Three-Way Ball Valve: Large 1 ½” (38mm),  Thicker waxes are easier to dispense.  See our optional Reducer for 1.5 inch Ball Valve.
    • Adjustable Tension on ball valve.
    • Dispenses at a 90° angle: Requires minimal number of fittings and makes it easier to clean.
  • Tip: When working with ingredients such as wax that set up hard when cooled, you will appreciate our optional Heated Valve Assembly.  When your wax solidifies in your Ball Valve this can block flow.  Just heat it to melt the wax restoring flow.
  • UL approved components.
  • ½” (13mm) Inlet and Outlet for easy filling and draining of the tank jacket.
  • Cleaning brush for Outlet & Valve.
  • Pipe Seal is included.
  • English written Operating Instructions are very easy to follow.
  • We also include a great formula with instructions for making Liquid Soap.
  • Pricing includes protective Crating.
  • Maintain the integrity and quality of your product with precise temperature regulation and even controlled heat.
  • GET GOING FAST!!!! Super easy to setup, use, and maintain. In only about 5% of the cases is there ever a need to use tools during your tank installation.
  • The unique sloped inner tank bottom makes clean up a breeze.
  • Willow Way wax melting tanks are constructed with Cosmetic & Food Grade Stainless and can be used in the production of Certified Organic labeling.
  • Increased production efficiency using less labor saves you time and money. All of this converts into More Profit for you!
  • Our Stainless Steel Jacketed wax melter tank can be attached directly to our EZ Fill Bottler.
  • Built to Last! With the highest quality construction and durable materials this tank will service your needs on a daily basis for many years to come.
  • Water Inlet and Outlet Fittings makes flushing out the tank jacket easy.
    • See our optional “Faucet for Water Jacket”. This replaces the drain plug to allow attachment of a standard garden hose for mess free draining. You get better control of the flow just by turning a handle.
  • A Wax Melter Tank is highly versatile and ensures your waxes stay safe from hot spots common with direct heat that can burn or scorch. A stainless steel jacked tank is the perfect equipment for making candles.

Your Tank Jacket can be filled with Water, Mineral Oil or Propylene Glycol (PPG).

  • PPG and Mineral oil heats slower than water but has better heat retention, evaporation is less of an issue, it allows for higher temperatures, and less maintenance is required.  NOTE: Always be sure to use food grade quality with inhibitor when using PPG.
  • Water is the better option when you want to cool down your products in the tank, easy to flush for faster cooling with our “Faucet for Water Jacket”.






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