HT32 – Plate Heat Exchanger

 

HT32 – Plate Heat Exchanger

The plate heat exchanger is extremely versatile and commonly used in the food and chemical processing industries. Different combinations of plates and gaskets can be arranged to suit a particular application.

Description

The plate heat exchanger is extremely versatile and commonly used in the food and chemical processing industries. Different combinations of plates and gaskets can be arranged to suit a particular application.

The miniature exchanger supplied, consists of a pack of plates with sealing gaskets held together in a frame between end plates. Hot and cold fluids flow between channels on alternate sides of the plates to promote heat transfer.

The HT32 has a single heating section configured for multi-pass operation with passes in series. It comprises seven individual plates, which are clamped together using two stainless steel threaded bars and nuts. It is possible to dismantle and reassemble the heat exchanger using only three plates to demonstrate a single pass.

Technical Specifications

Number of plates: 7 (5 effective plates)
Heat transfer area: 0.04m²
Heat exchanger configuration: Single heating stage
Temperature measurements points – 4 off:

    • Hot fluid inlet
    • Hot fluid outlet
    • Cold fluid inlet
    • Cold fluid outlet

Clamping mechanism: Dual screw threads with nuts

Features & Benefits

  • A small scale plate heat exchanger system for use with an Armfield Heat Exchange Service Unit to teach the fundamental concepts of heat exchangers
  • Comprises a number of stainless steel plates, each with a pressed chevron pattern and a food grade silicon rubber sealing gasket,
    mounted in a frame
  • Easily dismantled for cleaning
  • A comprehensive instruction manual is included

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PACKED AND CRATED SHIPPING SPECIFICATIONS

Volume: 0.03m³

Gross Weight: 6Kg

Length: 0.17m

Width: 0.18m

Height: 0.39m

HT32

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