Specifications

High pressure, continuously stirred metal reactors in a variety of sizes

PDC Machines offers a wide selection of high pressure reactor configurations, options and accessories Call us today to discuss your specification requirements on custom high pressure reaction vessels.

Metal construction

• SIZES – 0.08 to 50 Gallons | 300cc to 190 liters
• PRESSURES – Full Vacuum to 50,000 psig | Full Vacuum to 3,450 barg
• 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, etc.
• POWER SUPPLY – Per Customer Requirements


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


Process contacting materials

• METALS & ALLOYS – 304, 316 Stainless Steel Reactors, Hastelloy®. Titanium, 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 entry
• 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)


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


Metal Stirred Reactors    |    Features    |    Applications