Re: [Distillers] Temp roller-coster?
- How do you control your heat?
Do you use 2000W all the time or turn it on and off with some kind of electronics?
> My first time! I built a Re-flux still and am using a 2000w heating
> element that runs full time. The cooling valve was slightly open and
> I couldnt get the temp at the top end of the still stable....it would
> rise to about 80c, with a bunch of product coming out and then sink
> down to 69c or 70c with almost no product then with the rise back up
> to 80c, it would produce alot as the temp increesed. I got very poor
> results, 50%, for a re-flux still....So why the temp roller-coster
> and the weak product?