Pilot Plant: PEx Unit

Compact experimental plant
with 50 or 100 l volume

The SCHRADER Pilot Extraction Unit is designed as a compact experimental plant in pilot scale, both for the research and development of new processes as well for the production of small batches. The SCHRADER PEx Unit is mounted on a stainless-steel frame, internally hard-wired and tested before shipping. On site, the SCHRADER PEx Unit only has to be connected to the media supply and to the power supply via a CEE plug.

The following processes can be reproduced with the SCHRADER Pilot Extraction Unit:

Valves are operated manually, whereby the operator being guided through the individual process steps via a menu. The visualization takes place via an ATEX tablet or, if desired, via an HMI panel.

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Explosion-proof

The SCHRADER Pilot Extraction Unit complies with the ATEX Directive 2014/34/EU, whereby flammable liquids (class IIB T3) can also be used as solvents.

For the American market, the SCHRADER Pilot Extraction Unit is implemented according to the UL standard.

Technical specifications:

Available connections:

Benefits of the SCHRADER PEx Unit pilot plant:

Compact
construction

Reversible circulation
of the solvent

Warm and cold
extraction

Simple
operation

Steaming of the
raw material

Variable
flow rate

FDA-compliant
materials

Suitable for potentially explosive
areas (Zone 1/2G)

Easy cleaning
(IP65 protection)

Residue-free extracts
by filtration

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