Weight Based Wax and Resin Ratio Mixes
Wax To Resin Ratio 4:1 4.5:1 (9:2) 6:1 8:1 10:1
Wax Weight Resin Weight in Ounces Oz
Oz lbs          
4 0.25 1.0 0.9 0.7 0.5 0.4
8 0.50 2.0 1.8 1.3 1.0 0.8
16 1.00 4.0 3.6 2.7 2.0 1.6
24 1.50 6.0 5.3 4.0 3.0 2.4
32 2.00 8.0 7.1 5.3 4.0 3.2
40 2.50 10.0 8.9 6.7 5.0 4.0
48 3.00 12.0 10.7 8.0 6.0 4.8
56 3.50 14.0 12.4 9.3 7.0 5.6
64 4.00 16.0 14.2 10.7 8.0 6.4
80 5.00 20.0 17.8 13.3 10.0 8.0
96 6.00 24.0 21.3 16.0 12.0 9.6
112 7.00 28.0 24.9 18.7 14.0 11.2
128 8.00 32.0 28.4 21.3 16.0 12.8
144 9.00 36.0 32.0 24.0 18.0 14.4
160 10.00 40.0 35.6 26.7 20.0 16.0
Liquid Volume Based Wax and Resin Ratio Mixes (See notes below)
Wax To Resin Ratio 4:1 4.5:1 (9:2) 6:1 8:1 10:1
Wax Volume Resin Volume Measure
  1/4 Cup 1 Tbsp 2  3/4 tsp 2 tsp 1 1/2 tsp 1 1/4 tsp
  1/2 Cup 2 Tbsp 5 1/4 tsp 4 tsp 1 Tbsp 2 1/2 tsp
  3/4 Cup 3 Tbsp 8 tsp 2 Tbsp 4 1/2 tsp 3 1/2 tsp
  1 Cup 1/4 Cup 3 1/2 Tbsp 8 tsp 2 Tbsp 4 3/4 tsp
  1 1/2 Cup 6 Tbsp 1/3 Cup 1/4 Cup 3 Tbsp 7 1/4 tsp
  2 Cups 1/2 Cup 7 Tbsp 1/3 Cup 1/4 Cup 3 Tbsp + 1/2 tsp
  3 Cups 3/4 Cup 2/3 Cup 1/2 Cup 6 Tbsp 5 Tbsp
1 Qt 4 Cups 1 Cup 3/4 Cup + 2Tbsp 2/3 Cup 1/2 Cup 6 Tbsp + 2 tsp
1.5 Qt 6 Cups 1 1/2 Cup 1 1/3 Cups 1 Cup 3/4 Cup 1/2 Cup + 2 Tbsp
2 Qt 8 Cups 2 Cups 1 3/4 Cups 1 1/3 Cup 1 Cup 3/4 Cup + 1Tbsp
3 Qt 12 Cups 3 Cups 2 2/3 Cups 2 Cups 1.5 Cups 1 1/4 Cups
4 Qt 16 Cups 4 Cups 3.5 Cups 2 2/3 Cups 2 Cups 1 2/3Cups
Notes: Weight based resin values rounded to nearest 10th ounce
1 gallon wax weighs approx 8lbs
3 tsp=1Tbsp,  4Tbsp=1/4 cup
Some liquid resin values rounded up slightly for convenience in 4.5:1 and 10:1 categories
Charts tabulated by Jim Talt  (www.jimtalt.com).