and would like to know if you can use a burnout furnace to all so melt metal. In time I want to do some lost wax casting. So if I can use a burn out now for melting metal Mostly copper and brass, than later on use it as a burn out furnace. Thank you Renny P.S. I have a cheap furnace a ce-1000. I just can't get it to melt copper. It melt in to one big glob in the bottom of the crucible it all most melt. Hope you can help.