Monthly Archives: September 2017

Magnetic liquid dividing distillation head

By | 2017-09-15T14:34:50+00:00 September 15th, 2017|glassware|

In case you have never seen one, here is a very large 71/60 SGI liquid-dividing head. The silvering has been removed in this unit from a repair, which allows even more of the intricate glassblowing work to be seen. This head sits on top of a tall glass perforated plate Oldershaw column, and the entire

Know your dividing heads!

By | 2017-09-06T15:12:48+00:00 September 6th, 2017|glassware|

Here are pictures (courtesy of SGI) of liquid-dividing and vapor-dividing glass distillation heads. We own both types, however, at Mohawk Spirits, we prefer the liquid-dividing head (liquid management distillation).  We use a large 71/60 head, similar to the one at left below, at the top of a vacuum-jacketed silvered perforated plate column. Left: Liquid dividing