FullySilenced wrote:What is the most effective shape for a boiler? Does that shape vary when fired with Propane or wood versus electric elements?
Love to hear your thoughts... ideas and praise of a particular type...
SO MANY VARIABLES!
Here's a few:
What are you distilling - Botanicals/Whiskey Base/SVR Spirit/Agave
What is your end product - Big Gin/Small Gin/Peaty Whiskey/Tequila
What is your volume - 50L/300L/2000L
How is your heating applied - Fire/Steam/Electrical
What country are you in - Regulations, Legal Requirements, Power Supply
Who are you making it for - Old School Gin Fans/New School Tequila Fans/Peat Smoke-Heads
What facility are you in - Size, Bond Store, Proximity to Resources
Hobbyist vs Commercial?
It's not as simple as finding the perfect shape and just 'dragging the corner button' to make it bigger, there's numerous considerations to be made.
Also, there is a fine line between quality driven design and marketing inspired design...