Continuous Distillation Unit – GPCD40

Teaching Experimental Applications (View Datasheet (pdf))

  • Study of a distillation process
  • Thermal and material balances
  • Determination of the number of theoretical plates


Technical Details (View Specification (docx))

Equipment General Specs

  • Supply canister in polyethylene , volume 35 liters
  • Power metering pump, stainless steel 316L- PTFE, manual control
  • Thermostatic bath, Volume 5 liters
  • Power preheater with two valves for feed at 33% and 66% of the column
  • Boiler in borosilicate glass, electric heating, equipped with a minimum level of safety and a maximum temperature safety, volume 2 liters useful
  • Column in borosilicate glass, DN50, in three elements of 330 mm with trim
  • Glass borosilicate column head, DN50, with temperature socket, equipped with an electromagnetic valve timer to control the reflux ratio
  • Vertical condenser in stainless steel 316L, borosilicate glass ferrule, simple effect with the baffles
  • Receiver of the residue of borosilicate glass, fitted with a drain valve in stainless steel 316L, useful volume 5 liters
  • Receiver of distillate in borosilicate glass, equipped with a drain valve in stainless steel 316L, useful volume 2 liters
  • Column manometer

The bench shall be equipped as standard with a monitoring and configuration software.

Dimensions and Weight

  • Dimensions: (LxWxH mm): 2000 x 600 x 2800
  • Weight (Kg): 200


  • User Manual
  • Pedagogical manual
  • Technical documentation of the components
  • Lab exercises
  • Software supervision
  • Certificate of conformity CE

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