Re: Mini-Still Design Query
check the files section.
excellent design calcs for air coole coils by aborzachtd.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "polaris041" <polaris@...>
> Sorry friend;
> Can't help you with any information on coils.
> As I use a low pressure system and recirculate my cooling water I
> a 'shot gun' type reflux condenser.look
> regards pol
> --- In email@example.com, "dreamofgilgamesh"
> <dreamofgilgamesh@> wrote:
> > Thanks very much for your helpful suggestions, i'll certainly
> > into that.condenser out
> > But maybe i can pick your brains further.
> > On my existing still which is an offset head i made the
> > of 20ft of 3/16th copper brake pipe in a double helix. I reckoni run
> > my boiler at about 1000w or slightly less, the condenser worksfine.
> >it for
> > On my new still i'll be using 1/4" mainly cos i can use some of
> > the take off tube. So with taking that amount off, and a coupleof ft
> > for condenser "tails" i reckon i'll have 20ft left to make acoil.
> > Is there any need to make a double coil, or given that i haveample 2"
> > tube to house it can i make a single coil condenser?
> > Thanks