This working glass distillation unit is our full-sized model. The DTU-1 is ideal for teaching the process of distillation, incorporating a stripper column in addition to the main column. Also included is a custom chilled water unit. The pressure system, temperature readouts & controls, pump switch panel, and flow controls are all centrally located for ease of operation and safety.
-Glass Main Fractionating Column with 15 perforated trays
-2,000 ml Glass Overhead Accumulator
-Glass Overhead Condensers
-Glass Charge/Product Exchangers
-Glass Product Final Coolers
-Four Centrifugal Process Mag. Drive Pumps
-Five Flow Control/Indicating Rotometers
-Two 8,000 ml Glass Charge Tanks
-Three 4,000 ml Glass Rundown Tanks
-A Circulating Cooling Water System
-A Digital Manometer
-Panel mount Thermometers
-Mounted on a mobile rolling skid approximately 84” L x 32” W x 80” H.
-Power Requirements: 50amp 240v single phase.
As much glass as practical was used in the construction of the unit. Brass Pumps, Stainless steel valves, lines, and fittings are used in the main process system with some brass and plastic fittings in the water circulating and pressure control systems.