Melting Point Apparatus Simple
This apparatus can be used to measure melting points up to 250 deg C. A very simple, easy and economical way of measuring melting points. The apparatus consists of an aluminum block with a slanted hole to accept a thermometer. The testing material is sprinkled on the top of the block and the lock is heated with a heat source like a bunsen burner. As soon as the material starts to melt the reading on the thermometer is the melting point.
- Dimensions: 2.5 inch (62mm) in diameter by 2 inch (50mm) high
- Measurements are approximate.