Stopping in middle of run?

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Stopping in middle of run?

Postby 1131morg » Thu Aug 09, 2012 2:14 pm

I was wondering if you can stop in the middle of a run and then fire it back up, say, next day without any problems. If so is it as easy as just turning off your heat and walking away and then firing it back up ?
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Re: Stopping in middle of run?

Postby Ayay » Thu Aug 09, 2012 11:57 pm

No problem.

Reflux column:
1. Turn off heat.
2. Wait till temp drops below 60*C at the top of the column.
3. Turn off coolant.
Re-starting the next day is the same as your first start, except the further into the run you are the shorter the stabilization period required.

Pot still:
1. Turn off heat.
2. Wait till the drips stop.
3. Turn off coolant.
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Re: Stopping in middle of run?

Postby whiskeytripping » Fri Aug 10, 2012 1:55 am

And YES you do make your cuts again :)
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