Originally Posted by hardasacatshead
Sounds pretty normal. If it's really cold outside I've found it can be more difficult to get the wax to spread. If this is the case I just tend to work in smaller areas rather than trying to get the wax to spread across the whole board at once.
You can crank up the heat a bit but make sure you keep that iron moving if you do.
The other reason for the question and what got me thinking, is If the heat isnt high enough, is the wax really getting into the base?