Automatic Distillation Unit: ADU 5
ADU 5 is the ideal solution to automatically perform high-precision atmospheric distillation tests to characterize the volatility of petrochemical products like all standard fuels, biodiesel and ethanol-blended gasoline.
  1. Features
  2. Specification
Benefits at a glance
·         Automatic heating optimization
·         Excellent precision
·         Innovative software
·         Highest safety level
·         Extended range of application


Convenient operation
·         ADU 5 automatically recommends the best distillation conditions according to the selected program. It features an excellent heat control to guarantee an optimum standardized distillation rate, even for complicated mixtures.
·         Thanks to the excellent temperature stability, an automatic correction of the results to standard pressure and perfect distillation rate control, ADU 5 guarantees highly accurate results to ensure outstanding repeatability and reproducibility.
·         The software of ADU 5 has been fully adapted to your needs, making the handling as easy as possible. This new user interface is completely adjustable to your preferences.
·         For operating in an impressively wide range of application, ADU 5 features cetane index determination, automatic dry point detection, calculation of the driveability index and an extended temperature range. It can also prepare bottom residue for EN ISO 10370.
0 °C to +450 °C vapor temperature
0 °C to +80 °C   condenser temperature
0 °C to +50 °C   chamber temperature
Measuring system
Pt100 vapor temperature sensor
Volume detection by light barrier system
Overheat and overflow protection with automatic shut-off
Automated fire-extinguishing system
Password protection
Low-level detection of cooling liquid
Power supply
230 V, 50 Hz, 3000 W
Gas supply
N2 or CO2 (6 bar - 12 bar)
410 mm x 650 mm x 850 mm (W x D x H)
54 kg