18cf  Stainless Steel Tumble Dryer SOLD!

Used-good condition. Tumble dryer with molecular sieve column, air cooled condenser and 55 gallon collection drum. Tumble dryer is currently set up for atmospheric pressure but can be used under vacuum with an appropriate collection tank. Vessel is jacketed and set up for steam or hot water heating. Tumble dryer is attached to a Hydraulic lift which raises for unloading. Dryer can be easily detached with slide pin for easier mobility. Both hydraulic lift and tumbler dryer are mounted on wheels. All components use camlock quick connects for attachment.

Previously used since new for removal and recovery of residual ethanol from extracted hemp. Current set up is for atmospheric operation without vacuum. Air cooled condenser eliminates the need for a chiller.

Primary components included

  • Stainless steel tumble dryer vessel
  • Hydraulic lift
  • Air cooled condenser
  • 25lb molecular sieve column with jacket for water removal from ethanol
  • 55 gallon stainless steel fluid collection drum with stand
  • Controls including variable speed and forward / reverse

Overall features

  • Stainless steel construction for all product touching parts
  • Ethanol compatible food grade hose for vapor and fluid transfer
  • 18cf total volume
  • Hydraulic lift and tumble dryer are mounted on wheels for mobility
  • Variable speed control 0-60 RPM
  • Forward and reverse control
  • Stationary Internal forks and paddles for constant agitation during rotation for surface area exposure
  • Jacketed vessel for low pressure steam or hot water heating
  • 10 gauge stainless steel tank vessel
  • Max raised height from floor to bottom or vessel 60″

Electrical requirements

  • Condenser fan – single phase, 120v – 2.1 amps
  • Hydraulic lift – single phase, 120v – 6.25 amps
  • Tumble dryer control/motor – three phase, 240/208 – 3.3 amps

Requirements to operate / assembly

  • NOT INCLUDED – 40kw low pressure boiler for steam and steam lines
  • 14″ flexible duct is needed to connect condenser to exterior for exahust
  • Condenser cradle support is removed for shipping. Bolts directly to tumbler cage with supplied bolts.
  • Condenser rests in cradle and does not require bolting
  • All steam and vapor lines are set up with camlock quick connect for all components so no tools are required