Loading ...
Sorry, an error occurred while loading the content.
 

Re: [new_distillers] Re: shot gun condenser

Expand Messages
  • David W Lunsford
    Thanks, Mike, for the excellent explanation...I learn something here every day. Dave
    Message 1 of 7 , Oct 26, 2004
      Thanks, Mike, for the excellent explanation...I learn something here every
      day. Dave



      At 01:02 PM 10/26/04 +1300, you wrote:
      >
      >David W Lunsford wrote:
      >Subject: Re: [new_distillers] Re: shot gun condenser
      >
      >Is a shotgun condensor the same as a leibig? Dave
      >==============
      >Hi David.
      >
      >It's a Liebig "with knobs on". A Liebig has one tube running through a
      >cooling jacket, and a "Shotgun" or "Firebox" condenser has many tubes
      >running through one cooling jacket. As Harry has shown, it can also be used
      >"inside out" to great effect ... he runs coolant through many tubes encased
      >in a jacket into which the vapor is passed. This has many advantages, not
      >least being that condensed vapor doesn't block small diameter tubes.
      >
      >All the best,
      >Mike N
      >
      >
      >
      >
      > New Distillers group archives are at http://archive.nnytech.net/
      > FAQ and other information available at http://homedistiller.org
      >
      >
      >Yahoo! Groups Links
      >
      >
      >
      >
      >
      >
      >
      >
      >
    Your message has been successfully submitted and would be delivered to recipients shortly.