RE: [Distillers]valved reflux
> TWO QUICK QUESTIONSsounds good. How much heat are you using ? You dont really want to go too far above about 1250W for a 1.25 inch column.
> 1 WOULD 1 1/4" I.D. [ONE AND ONE QUARTER INCH] COPPER TUBE
> FIVE FEET LONG
> PACKED WITH STAINLESS STEEL SCRUBBERS FOR ABOUT FOUR FEET BE
> GOOD ON A VALVED
> REFLUX STILL?
> 2 IF YOU RUN A VALVED REFLUX STILL WITH THE FEFLUX VALVEif closed, all the reflux will flow back down the column, thus it would be in total reflux. To be like a pot still, you need the valve fully open (then none of it gets to go back over the packing etc)
> CLOSED, ISN'T THAT
> BASICALLY A POT STILL