2L short path distillation kit introduction
A 2L short path distillation kit is a laboratory apparatus that is used to purify and isolate compounds from mixtures. It is commonly used in chemical, pharmaceutical, and cannabis industries for extracting and refining essential oils, cannabinoids, and other high-value compounds.
The kit includes a glassware setup consisting of a distillation flask, a heating mantle, a short path distillation head, a receiving flask, and a vacuum pump. The process involves heating the mixture to its boiling point, causing it to vaporize, and then condensing the vapors back into a liquid form in the receiving flask. The distillate collected in the receiving flask is a highly concentrated and purified form of the compound of interest.
The short path distillation kit is designed to operate at low pressure and with short distillation paths, allowing for the separation of compounds with minimal loss and degradation. The 2L size is ideal for small-scale experiments and production, and the kit can be easily scaled up for larger quantities.
2L short path distillation kit Features:
High-quality glassware: The kit is made of high-quality borosilicate glassware that is durable, easy to clean, and resistant to chemical reactions.
Heating mantle: The heating mantle provides uniform heating to the distillation flask, ensuring efficient vaporization of the mixture.
Short path distillation head: The short path distillation head is a specialized glassware component that allows for a short and efficient distillation path, minimizing the loss of the compound of interest.
Receiving flask: The receiving flask is where the purified distillate is collected after condensation.
Vacuum pump: The vacuum pump creates a low-pressure environment within the distillation apparatus, enabling the distillation process to occur at lower temperatures, reducing the risk of degradation of the compound of interest.
Digital temperature control: Many kits come with digital temperature controllers that allow precise control of the temperature, ensuring accurate and consistent results.
Easy to assemble and use: The kit is designed to be easy to assemble, disassemble, and clean, making it user-friendly for laboratory personnel.
Optional accessories: Many kits offer optional accessories such as cold traps, vacuum gauges, and stir bars, to enhance the efficiency and accuracy of the distillation process.
2L short path distillation kit Application：
A 2L short path distillation kit has a wide range of applications, particularly in the chemical, pharmaceutical, and cannabis industries. Here are some of the common applications of a 2L short path distillation kit:
Extraction and purification of essential oils: Short path distillation can be used to extract and purify essential oils from plants, resulting in a highly concentrated and pure form of the oil.
Isolation and purification of cannabinoids: The kit can be used to isolate and purify cannabinoids from cannabis extracts, resulting in a high-quality and pure form of THC or CBD.
Fractional distillation of complex mixtures: The kit can be used to fractionate complex mixtures such as crude oil, allowing the separation of different components based on their boiling points.
Purification of organic solvents: Short path distillation can be used to purify organic solvents, such as ethanol or methanol, removing impurities and water from the solvent.
Distillation of high-boiling compounds: The kit can be used to distill high-boiling compounds, such as fatty acids, that cannot be easily purified using traditional distillation methods.
Production of fragrance and flavors: Short path distillation can be used to extract and purify fragrances and flavors from natural sources, such as flowers or fruits, resulting in a highly concentrated and pure form of the compound.
2L short path distillation kit is a versatile laboratory apparatus that can be used for a wide range of applications in various industries.
Supporting Equipment for 2L short path distillation kit:
DLSB-5/10 Refrigerated Circulator
Storage Volume: 5L
Low temperature range: -10℃~RT
Refrigeration capacity: 280~620W
Rated Power: 420W
SHZ-D(Ⅲ) Water Circulating Vacuum Pump
Tank Capacity: 15L
2XZ-0.5 Rotary Vane Vacuum Pump
Exhaust speed (L/S):0.5
Air inlet diameter:Φ13
Case : ZZKD Company Selling 2L short path distillation kit to a Canadian Customer
ZZKD Company, a leading manufacturer and supplier of laboratory equipment, recently sold a 2L short path distillation kit to a customer based in Canada. The customer, a researcher working in a Canadian pharmaceutical company, was looking for a reliable and efficient way to extract and purify a high-value compound from a mixture.
After researching various distillation kits, the customer came across ZZKD’s 2L short path distillation kit and was impressed with its features, including high-quality glassware, digital temperature control, and a short path distillation head. The customer also appreciated the easy-to-use design and the optional accessories that were available to enhance the efficiency of the distillation process.
Upon receiving the kit, the customer was pleased with its high-quality construction and the ease of assembly. The customer found the digital temperature control to be highly accurate, which allowed for precise control of the distillation process. Additionally, the short path distillation head was effective in minimizing the loss of the compound of interest.
The customer was also impressed with ZZKD’s customer service, as the company provided prompt responses to any questions or concerns that the customer had throughout the purchasing and setup process. The customer noted that the kit was an excellent value for the price, and the optional accessories provided by ZZKD enhanced the efficiency of the distillation process.
After using the 2L short path distillation kit, the customer was able to extract and purify the compound of interest successfully, resulting in a highly concentrated and pure form of the compound. The customer noted that the kit was easy to clean and maintain, and that it was an essential tool in the researcher’s laboratory.
Overall, the Canadian customer was highly satisfied with ZZKD’s 2L short path distillation kit, noting its high-quality construction, ease of use, and effective distillation process. The customer appreciated the excellent customer service provided by ZZKD and found the kit to be an essential tool in the researcher’s laboratory.