Specifications

Continuously stirred metal reactors in a variety of sizes

PDC Machines offers a wide selection of reactor configurations, options and accessories to meet your reaction needs.

 

Metal construction

  • SIZES 0.26 to 50 Gallons  |  1 to 189 liters
  • PRESSURES Full Vacuum to 100,000 Psig  |  Full Vacuum to 6,394 Bar
  • TEMPERATURES Cryogenic to 932 °F/500 °C
  • JACKETED – Available All Sizes
  • HEATING – Electric Mantle, Recirculating Oil or Steam
  • COOLING – Refrigerated Chiller, Internal Cooling Coil
  • CLOSURES – Bolted  |  Threaded  |  Quick Closures  |  Others
  • PORT SIZE – Size, Type, Locations, & Quantity Per Customer Request DRAIN Flanged, Manual & Air Operated Flush Ram or Ball Valves & Others
  • ACCESSORIES – Cooling Coils  |  Sensors  /  Gauges  /  Sampling Tubes  /  Windows, etc.
  • POWER SUPPLY – Per Customer Requirements

 

high pressure reactor

500 cc, 3000 psig (206 barg), 212 oF 9100 oC) pressure vessels.

 

Process contacting materials

  • METALS & ALLOYS – 304, 316 Stainless Steel Reactors, Inconel®, Hastelloy®, Monel®. Nickel, Carbon Steel
  • SEALS – O Ring  |  Wound Gasket  |  Metal Ring  |  Self Energizing  |  Others
  • LINING/CLADDING – Teflon or Other Corrosion Resistant Materials
  • FINISHES – Standard Mill Finishes to No. 7 Mirror Polishing

 

Reactor with No. 7 mirror polish finish.

 

Agitation

  • MOUNTING – Top, Side & Bottom
  • MOTOR – Air & Electric Motors
  • DRIVES – Puma Magnetic Drives  |  Mechanical Seals  |  Packed Drives
  • SPEED – Variable & Fixed
  • IMPELLERS – Flat & Pitched Blades, Single & Double Helical Ribbons, Anchor, Auger & specials per customer requirements.

 

Among the many types of impellers offered by PDC Machines are: auger-double helical-anchor impeller (left), single helical ribbon impeller (center) and pitched blade impeller (right).

 

Mounting

  • STAND – Bench-top or Floor Stand
  • MOVEABLE VESSEL – Fixed Head, Raising & Lowering of Reactor Vessel Via Pneumatic Lift. Vessel Can Swivel & Tilt
  • FIXED VESSEL – Floor Standing or Bench-top. Fixed Reactor Vessel, Removable Head

 

Controls

  • CONFGURATION – Manual, PC, PLC, DCS, Remote, Local
  • MIXER SPEED – Digital Tachometer & Speed Control Temperature On-Off, PID, Ramp & Soak, Cascade
  • DATA COLLECTION – Supervisory Control & Data Acquisition (SCADA)

 

pressure reactor

300cc, 7000 psig (482 bar), 600 oF (315 oC) reaction system with full control capabilities.