Re: Larger scale fermentation bucket stripper
- That system didn't work, output was very small. It seems that the
cooling effect from airpump canceled the heating provided by aquarium
heater. I made another design that's running right now. Seems to be
working better. I'll try to post results tomorrow, maybe some
pictures as well if it works good.
--- In Distillers@y..., "abbababbaccc" <abbababbaccc@y...> wrote:
> Well, I had some extra time today so decided to expand my
> based on previous experiences.
> Here are some pictures (lid 2 and lid 3):
> It's basically unmodified lid that you can transfer from one bucket
> to another for stripping. Air pump input goes through the 12mm
> tube and is sealed with RTV. That and aquarium pump power cord goes
> through standard airlock hole and uses standard rubber gasket. I'll
> give it a try when my mash finishes and let you know the results.
> Based on my previous results it should give ~1.5 liters at ~30%
> during the first day, and in a week strip 90% of available alcohol
> with the strength at high-medium teens.
> Greetz, riku