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W13: Build your own reflux still

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Build your own adjustable reflux still column in 1 day with expert guidance during the workshop.

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R 4,500.00 tax incl.

  • Centurion 17 Mar 2018
  • Centurion 21 Jul 2018
  • Centurion 17 Nov 2018

Objective: To build your own adjustable reflux still to take home and distill!

Supplied during course:

  • All components and material required to build your own reflux still column
  • Use of equipment and consumables

Contents:

  • Health and safety during workshop
  • Health, safety and legal considerations when building your own still
  • Basic reflux column design parameters
    • Spirit Production rate 
    • Spirit volume to produce
    • Distilling boiler run times ("bring to boil" and distilling time)
    • Required %abv of end product
    • Required %abv from still
    • Mash %abv
  • Basic calculations
    • Boiler size
    • Heat input calculation
    • Vapour volume calculations
    • Vaour speed calculation
    • Condenser sizing calculation
    • Column diameter sizing
    • "Common sense" verification
  • Soldering technique and exercises
    • Legally allowed leadless solder 
    • Preparation
    • Fluxing
    • Heat application points
    • Heat distribution considerations
    • Soldering
    • Finishing
  • Copper bending techniques
    • Issues when bending copper
    • Minimum radius copper tube bends
    • Copper annealing
    • Bending techniques
    • Bending the copper tube
  • Copper cutting techniques
    • Cutting techniques
    • Cutting copper pipes and tubes
    • Cutting copper sheeting
  • Copper polishing
    • Polishing
    • "shine preservation"
  • Bending Cutting Soldering Polishing and Assemblying your own adjustable reflux column still.
  • Testing components.
  • Selecting boiler size
  • Serializing and registering your still (to make it a legal still)

Optional during workshop: Buy a 25 or 35 Liter boiler to fit underneath the column.

Receipt of your payment will confrm your seat reservation for the course. Please note our terms and conditions for training when cancelling a course. 

Duration: 8 hours (09h00-17h00)

Venue: Centurion

Workshop Schedule: View Training Calendar



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W13: Build your own reflux still <p><strong>Objective:</strong> To build your own adjustable reflux still to take home and distill!</p> <p><strong>Supplied during course:</strong></p> <ul><li>All components and material required to build your own reflux still column</li> <li>Use of equipment and consumables</li> </ul><p><strong>Contents:</strong></p> <ul><li>Health and safety during workshop</li> <li>Health, safety and legal considerations when building your own still</li> <li>Basic reflux column design parameters<ul><li>Spirit Production rate </li> <li>Spirit volume to produce</li> <li>Distilling boiler run times ("bring to boil" and distilling time)</li> <li>Required %abv of end product</li> <li>Required %abv from still</li> <li>Mash %abv</li> </ul></li> <li>Basic calculations<ul><li>Boiler size</li> <li>Heat input calculation</li> <li>Vapour volume calculations</li> <li>Vaour speed calculation</li> <li>Condenser sizing calculation</li> <li>Column diameter sizing</li> <li>"Common sense" verification</li> </ul></li> <li>Soldering technique and exercises<ul><li>Legally allowed leadless solder </li> <li>Preparation</li> <li>Fluxing</li> <li>Heat application points</li> <li>Heat distribution considerations</li> <li>Soldering</li> <li>Finishing</li> </ul></li> <li>Copper bending techniques<ul><li>Issues when bending copper</li> <li>Minimum radius copper tube bends</li> <li>Copper annealing</li> <li>Bending techniques</li> <li>Bending the copper tube</li> </ul></li> <li>Copper cutting techniques<ul><li>Cutting techniques</li> <li>Cutting copper pipes and tubes</li> <li>Cutting copper sheeting</li> </ul></li> <li>Copper polishing<ul><li>Polishing</li> <li>"shine preservation"</li> </ul></li> <li>Bending Cutting Soldering Polishing and Assemblying your own adjustable reflux column still.</li> <li>Testing components.</li> <li>Selecting boiler size</li> <li>Serializing and registering your still (to make it a legal still)</li> </ul><p>Optional during workshop: Buy a 25 or 35 Liter boiler to fit underneath the column.</p> <p><strong>Receipt of your payment will confrm your seat reservation for the course. Please note our <a href="http://distillique.co.za/distilling_shop/content/3-terms-and-conditions-of-use">terms and conditions </a>for training when cancelling a course. </strong></p> <p><strong>Duration: </strong>8 hours (09h00-17h00)</p> <p><strong>Venue:</strong> Centurion</p> <p>Workshop Schedule: <a href="http://distillique.co.za/catalog/article_info.php?articles_id=141distillique.co.za/catalog/article_info.php?articles_id=140" target="_blank">View Training Calendar</a></p> <p></p> <table style="margin-left:auto;margin-right:auto;" border="0"><tbody><tr><td style="text-align:center;"><a href="http://threeolives.co.za/" target="_blank"><img src="http://distillique.co.za/distilling_shop/img/cms/Luxury%20accommodation_1.png" alt="" width="400" height="151" /></a><br /><br /></td> </tr></tbody></table><p></p>
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