Automated Continuous Distillation Pilot Plant
Specifications:-

•   Distillation column height 600 mm with 7 bubble cap trays.
•   Reboiler with 3 litres capacity complete with 1600 W electric heater.
•   Condenser with reflux head.
•   Feeding tank with 5 litres capacity.
•   Tank for collection of distillate with 1 litre capacity.
•   Tank for collection of bottoms product with 2 litres capacity.
•   Three tube-in-tube heat exchangers.
•   Metering pump with flow rate of 0 to 8.5 litres / hour.
•   6 digital thermometers with  probes protected by stainless steel shield sleeves.
•   6 electronic indicators.
•   Vacuum circuit with trap.
•   Pipework manufactured from stainless steel.
•   Electrical control unit IP55, complying with EC standards.
•   Emergency stop button.
•   Thyristor unit for controlling the power to the reboiler electric heater.
•   2 programmable timers for the control of reflux ratio.
•   Oil vacuum pump with flow rate of 4 m3 h.
•   Variable area flow meter with a range of 20 to 250 l/h and 4-20 mA output signal.
•   2x electro-pneumatic converters  4 to 20 mA / 0.2 to 1 bar.
•   Electronic residual pressure transmitter range of 0 to 1000 mbar, 4-20 mA output signal.
•   Microprocessor digital PID controller with serial card.
•   Variable area flow meter with a range of 20 to 250 l/h and 4-20 mA output signal.
•   Pneumatic valve for controlling the flow rate of the condenser cooling water, Cv = 0.32.
•   Pneumatic valve for controlling the residual pressure, Cv = 0.32.
 

Automated Continuous Distillation Pilot Plant