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Re: iStill NextGen

Postby Odin » Tue May 15, 2018 11:00 pm

Building up a distillery in Ireland today and tomorrow.

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Re: iStill NextGen

Postby Odin » Thu May 17, 2018 11:12 pm

A dozen iStill distilleries in Belgium ... here is the last one. Tim is collecting his iStill 100 for product development!

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Re: iStill NextGen

Postby Odin » Fri May 18, 2018 1:17 am

Busy times at the iStill Factory. Working on a batch of 5 iStills 2000 for the North American market!

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Re: iStill NextGen

Postby Odin » Sun May 20, 2018 11:49 pm

Next week I'll be on a trade mission to India with the Dutch government.

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Re: iStill NextGen

Postby Odin » Wed May 23, 2018 6:05 pm

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Re: iStill NextGen

Postby Odin » Sat May 26, 2018 10:33 am

And here is some more information on our operations and plans for India!

https://istillblog.com/2018/05/26/istil ... -in-india/

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Re: iStill NextGen

Postby Odin » Thu May 31, 2018 1:20 pm

New heaters (2 kW) for the all new iStill Mini are ready. The rest ... in about a week from now.

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Re: iStill NextGen

Postby Odin » Fri Jun 01, 2018 3:43 am

And the power controller to the iStill Mini ...

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Re: iStill NextGen

Postby Odin » Tue Jun 05, 2018 9:54 pm

Building an iStill interpretation of a traditional Scottish whisky still. With some tech goodies like dynamic cuts management.

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Re: iStill NextGen

Postby Odin » Wed Jun 06, 2018 6:01 am

We just delivered another iStill Distillery to Texas. An iStill 100, 500, 2000, and a 500 liter Extractor. Here's a picture of the truck making the delivery ...

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Re: iStill NextGen

Postby Odin » Mon Jun 11, 2018 6:09 am

Our newest iStill: the iStill Mini! For product development:

https://istillblog.com/2018/06/11/new-p ... till-mini/

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Re: iStill NextGen

Postby westyjeff » Mon Jun 11, 2018 11:15 am

Odin wrote:And the power controller to the iStill Mini ...

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Hi Odin, I would like to replicate this controller, would you provide wiring diagrams with a component list?

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Re: iStill NextGen

Postby Odin » Tue Jun 12, 2018 3:43 am

Let me discuss it with one of my engineers ...

Currently testing the heck out of the new iStill Mini. We made a faux whiskey from roasted buckwheat. And we are currently making a vodka out of that.

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Re: iStill NextGen

Postby Evil Wizard » Wed Jun 13, 2018 4:58 pm

Hey Odin,

I didn't know the iStill was your baby! I checked it out a few months ago after I got my head distiller job. The website said something about the maillard reaction during distillation. This seemed like marketing gobbledegook to me. Certainly there is maillard when toasting grains but not in the presence of so much water. Can you comment? Thanks.
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Re: iStill NextGen

Postby Odin » Wed Jun 13, 2018 7:49 pm

Yeah, read up on Maillard. I did quite some postings about it. Even on this forum.

On another note, we did some extensive testing on the iStill Mini. We made some faux roasted buckwheat whiskey. Accelerated the aging process a bit with some wood chunks and ultrasonic treatments and turned it into a pretty okay drink. Pictures tomorrow.

We used the remainder of the buckwheat wash to be turned into a vodka, again using the R&D iStill Mini. 96% in one go on a very low abv wash ...

Here's a picture.

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Re: iStill NextGen

Postby Odin » Thu Jun 14, 2018 2:24 am

Buckwheat whiskey, made with the iStill Mini!

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Re: iStill NextGen

Postby Odin » Thu Jun 14, 2018 6:22 am

Two video's of tests of the iStill Mini's agitator system:

https://istillblog.com/2018/06/14/testi ... -agitator/

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Re: iStill NextGen

Postby Odin » Thu Jul 05, 2018 12:26 pm

Some pics of a new iStill 5000 (1300 gallon net boiler capacity) we are building for a Canadian distillery ... Ain't she a beauty?

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Re: iStill NextGen

Postby The Baker » Thu Jul 05, 2018 5:47 pm

Odin wrote:Some pics of a new iStill 5000 (1300 gallon net boiler capacity) we are building for a Canadian distillery ... Ain't she a beauty?

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Yep.

The still is nice too.

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Re: iStill NextGen

Postby Odin » Thu Jul 05, 2018 8:47 pm

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Re: iStill NextGen

Postby Odin » Mon Jul 09, 2018 6:42 am

Another iStill for Scotland ...
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Re: iStill NextGen

Postby thepatchworkdoll » Tue Jul 10, 2018 4:07 am

Hi Odin
If you dont mind me asking where about in Scotland are you installing the I-still. Could possibly pop along and see it.
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Re: iStill NextGen

Postby Odin » Tue Jul 10, 2018 6:25 am

Here's a picture of the first iStill Mini to fly out to the USA!

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Re: iStill NextGen

Postby StillerBoy » Tue Jul 10, 2018 6:32 am

Odin wrote:Some pics of a new iStill 5000 (1300 gallon net boiler capacity) we are building for a Canadian distillery .

Would it be possible to know where is going to in Canada.. it just may be near me, who know.. I am aware of one who what aware of your still, and was considering contacting you on it..

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Re: iStill NextGen

Postby Odin » Tue Jul 10, 2018 7:12 am

Regina if I am not mistaken.
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Re: iStill NextGen

Postby shadylane » Tue Jul 10, 2018 8:49 am

Odin wrote:Some pics of a new iStill 5000... ... Ain't she a beauty?

Practical--yes Beauty-- no
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Re: iStill NextGen

Postby Odin » Mon Jul 16, 2018 10:35 pm

Introducing 8 new innovations in just a few hours!

https://istill.eu/istillkeynote

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Re: iStill NextGen

Postby Odin » Tue Jul 17, 2018 7:34 am

Here they are:

https://istill.eu/keynote2k18

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