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Stuart RE300 Rotary Evaporator
Simple, counterbalanced lift mechanism
PTFE/glass liquid pathway for chemical inertness
Sparkless induction motor
Long life graphite impregnated PTFE vacuum seal
Efficient flask and vapour tube ejection system
Rotary evaporators are distillation units that incorporate an efficient
condenser with a rotary flask system. As the flask containing the
solvent is rotated it continually transfers a thin layer of liquid over the
entire inner surface. This gives a very large surface area for evaporation
that is effected by heating from the accessory waterbath.
They are the ideal tools for many everyday laboratory applications
Concentration of solutions
Reclamation of solvents
Vacuum drying of wet solids
The rotating system is fitted with a special seal that allows the
apparatus to be placed under vacuum. This reduces the boiling point
of the solvents and removes the vapour phase making the process
much more efficient.
Each unit is also provided with an easy to use vacuum release and
a continuous feed system, which allows more solvent to be drawn into
the rotating Florentine flask without the need to stop the operation.
There are three patterns of condenser available depending on the application and space available.
Rotary evaporator with diagonal glass condenser for standard distillations.
Rotary evaporator with vertical glass condenser for distillation of solvents with higher boiling points. 20% narrower than RE300 saving space.
Rotary evaporator with cold finger glass condenser for use with ice or dry ice for volatile or low boiling solvents. No cooling water required. Unique drain to empty the large 1 litre trap very easily.
For each condenser pattern, there is also a plastic coating option for extra safety when using the glassware under vacuum. It acts as a safety screen, contains the glassware pieces and gives the operator sufficient time to transfer any potentially dangerous chemicals to a suitable vessel without spillage.
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Speed range - 20 to 190rpm
Vacuum - < 1 mm Hg
Lift distance - 150mm
Dimensions (w x d x h) - 385 x 335 x 470-610mm (excluding glassware)
Electrical supply - 220V-240V, 50/60Hz, 50W
RE300 - Rotary evaporator complete with glass set 00
RE301 - Rotary evaporator complete with glass set 01
RE302 - Rotary evaporator complete with glass set 02
RE300P - Rotary evaporator complete with glass set 00P
RE301P - Rotary evaporator complete with glass set 01P
RE302P - Rotary evaporator complete with glass set 02P
For resellers, educational establishments or for larger projects, please contact us directly for pricing as you may be subject to possible discounts.
Please note - Product designs and specifications are subject to change without notice. The user is responsible for determining the suitability of this product.
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