Need more distillation capacity? Over twice the capacity of our popular 20L still! This versatile still is made all stainless steel and may be easily disassembled for cleaning. For essential oil extraction with steam the removable platform will hold your bio-material above the water level for a true steam distillation. With the platform removed the still becomes a traditional pot-syle distiller with a 50 liter capacity. This distiller requires an external heat source – a large single burner propane patio stove is ideal. Boiler measures 14 in diameter x 24 in. tall, condenser is 3 in. diameter. The sight glass allows for safely checking the water level during steam distillation – it is critical not to boil off all the water.
- Highly polished 304 stainless construction with heavy screw clamp connections for quick dis-assembly, gaskets are high temperature silicon
- 50L capacity boiling chamber with removable platform to hold your bio material above the water level
- Side mounted sight glass to monitor water level during distillation
- Dual scale Fahrenheit / Centigrade 3″ dial thermometer with calibration adjustment
- 3″ diameter pot style water-cooled condenser with 3/8″ diameter water inlet and outlet hose barbs
- Includes 3/8″ rubber tubing and faucet adapter for connecting the condenser up to a standard kitchen or utility sink type faucet.
- 14″ diameter x 24″ tall boiling chamber is best heated over a large single burner patio style propane stove,
- The product of a steam distillation run is an oil/water mix. The essential oil my be easily separated using an Oil Separator
INSTRUCTIONS 20/50 LITER