Re: Fwd: Beverage processing equipment
The safety pipe looks as though it goes from the bottom through the
top of the oil drum.
Does the fire go through this pipe.? Would be a good way of heating,
but not a safety tube/pipe.
Any other thoughts on a safety pipe?
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "waljaco" <waljaco@h...> wrote:
> --- In Distillers@yahoogroups.com, "waljaco" <waljaco@h...> wrote:
> "Small-scale food processing - A guide for appropriate equipment"
> 7. Beverages
> "Traditional still
> A well-cleaned oil drum is fitted with a pipe to carry away the
> vapour, and a safety pipe. Alcoholic liquor is placed inside the
> and heated. On vapourization, the alcohol vapour is carried out of
> the drum via the pipe and passed through cooled air or cool water.
> The distillate condenses and is collected.
> Small still
> (illustration of an Iberian alquitar)"
> For an Indonesian example -
> For an Irish example -
> --- End forwarded message ---