Ferris® File-A-Wax®

Carving & Milling Waxes

Freeman is proud to be the new home for the legendary Ferris File-A-Wax line of carving waxes. In addition to the classic blue, purple, and green, we now offer the new gold milling wax and Freeman's orange wax (formerly known as Wizard Wax), thus extending the File-A-Wax line to five unique formulations covering every possible jewelry pattern making application.

1. Choose Your Color

Which File-A-Wax Formula is right for your next pattern?

  Blue Purple Green Gold Orange
Flexibility Excellent Good Fair Good Poor
Hand Carvability Good Excellent Fair Good Fair
Hardness (Shore D) 52 (Softest) 55 55 58 63 (Hardest)
High-Speed CNC Poor Fair Good Excellent Excellent
Viscosity @ 300ºF (cPs) 3650 3350 1560 (Thinnest) 2030 3550

Note: Some comparisons are subjective and therefore individual user experiences may vary based on specific application.
* Orange wax is not available in ring tube forms

2. Choose Your Shape

File-A-Wax Standard Shapes

File-A-Wax Standard Shapes
File-A-Wax is available in half pound and one pound blocks, plus common slice packages, and slice assortments.

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Technical Data Sheet

File-A-Wax Designer Shapes
Designer Shapes packages are available in square slabs, square blocks, round bars, and oval bracelet bars. Each package is approximately one pound net weight (.45 kg).

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Technical Data Sheet

 

 

File-A-Wax Tubes & Rods
File-A-Wax is available in individually packaged solid bars, round tubes, and flat-sided tubes. All ring tubes and solid rare are 6" (152.4 mm) long and can be easily cut to desired length.
Note: The Orange Ferris formula is not available in these forms.

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Technical Data Sheet


Freeman Wax File-A-Wax Fixture Sizes
Green, Gold, and Orange File-A-Wax are available in a wide variety of sizes specifically to fit the fixtures of various CNC milling machines.

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Technical Data Sheet

Freeman Wax File-A-Wax Custom Sizes
All File-A-Wax colors are also available in custom sizes. Contact your File-A-Wax dealer for availability.

Technical Data Sheet