The warming pot is used to melt and maintain the heat level of paraffin sealing waxes and capping compounds. It has an adjustable thermostat and provides heat up to 550 degrees F (288C). The inner chamber is cast aluminum insulated with 3 inches of fiberglass. The outside is stainless steel. The aluminum top cover has a wood handle. The pot is provided with a pilot ligth and a 6 ft (2.4m), 3-conductor grounded power cord. They are available in for sizes with heating elements for 110 or 220 Volt 50/60 Hz, single phase circuits.