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Still Spirits Turbo 500 (T500) Still Starter Kit with Copper Condenser

How do you make the already fantastic T500 better? With a copper column of course

All you need to get started making fantastic spirits & liqueurs. You will not find a better value for money kit anywhere.

This will make 10 x 75cl bottles of 40% ABV liquor. Once the starter pack has been purchased each additonal batch will cost approx. £2.00 a bottle.


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£525.00

SKU: ss99002

£525.00

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T500 Still Starter Kit with Copper Condenser

How do you make the already fantastic T500 better? With a copper column of course!

Operating the T500 is now easier than ever thanks to the fact there is only one thermometer to keep an eye on. The new design thermometer (complete with stainless steel probe) on the T500 measures the output temperature only, as there is no need for a inlet (top) thermometer.

All you need to get started making fantastic spirits & liqueurs. You will not find a better value for money kit anywhere.

In our opinion the T500 is the finest piece of equipment we have seen for the small producer. The quality of the alcohol is exceptional. It still benefits with treatment through an Inline Filter. This increases the taste quality and removes further impurities.

The main reason for the exceptional quality is the water flow is controlled at all points. It’s therefore essential to get a controlled water supply into the column. This is why a tap connector is used. The connector should be fitted to a tap with a screw thread or one with an aerator (after the aerator disc has been removed). Alternatively, you can purchase a 20mm BSP adapter for the flow controller which will allow you to connect it to a washing machine fitting or tap with an external (male) thread. If this can't be done we can supply a rubber end as a final option. This needs to be ordered separately. As we said earlier, the reason the quality is so good is that we fully control the outlet water temperature by careful restriction of the water flow.

This will make 10 x 75cl bottles of 40% ABV liquor. Once the kit has been purchased each additional batch will cost approx £2.00 a bottle.

Equipment Included

  • 1 x Turbo 500 Still with stainless steel lid & copper column
  • 1 x Inline Carbon Filter Complete With 2x10 Litre Buckets, Lids, Taps, & Siphon Tube (one metre).
  • 2 x 30 Litre Food Grade Plastic Buckets with Lids & Grommets & Airlocks
  • 1 x Mixing Spoon or Paddle
  • 1 x Hydrometer with Trial Case. (Case can be used to hold liquid, so the hydrometer can then be dropped in to take a reading)
  • 1 x Thermometer
  • 1 x Extendable Luxury Siphon with anti sediment end, tap end and bucket clip (for transferring the liquor to other containers and bottling)
  • 1 x Jug (Very useful for mixing Spirits & Liqueurs)
  • 1 x Spirit Hydrometer (For testing the amount of Alcohol by Volume (ABV)
  • 1 x DVD on making Wine, Beer & Spirit

Consumables

  • 1 x Classic Turbo Yeast
  • 1 x PureTurbo Yeast
  • 2 x Turbo Carbon
  • 2 x Turbo Clear
  • 1 x Classic Whisky (sachet)
  • 1 x Classic Brandy (sachet)
  • 1 x Classic Gin (sachet)
  • 1 x Classic Bourbon (sachet)
  • 1 x Classic Rum (sachet)
  • 1 x Copper Saddles (in column)
  • 1 x 30g Ceramic Boil Enhancers
  • 1 x 50ml Distilling Conditioner
  • 1 x Stainless Steel Saddles (in column)
  • 1 x Inline Filter Cartridge
  • 1 x 100g Steriliser

Turbo 500 Still

In our opinion this is the finest piece of equipment we have seen for the small producer, capable of distilling alcohol to just over 90% ABV. The quality of the alcohol is exceptional, however it still benefits from treatment through a EZ Carbon Filter. This increases the taste, quality, and removes further impurities.

The machine is capable of distilling 25 litres of wash in one go and is superb for essential oil extraction, fuel ethanol production or alcohol distillation (licence is required in UK).

The main reason for the exceptional quality is the water flow is controlled at all points. It’s therefore essential to get a controlled water supply into the column. This is why a tap connector is used. The connector should be fitted to a tap with a screw thread or one with an areator (after the areator disc has been removed). If this can't be done we can supply a rubber end as a final option. This needs to be ordered seperately. As we said earlier, the reason the quality is so good is that we fully control the outlet water temperature by careful restriction of the water flow.

Features

  • Produces 95% yield at 93% purity.
  • Easy to use.
  • Stops producing when alcohol exhausted.
  • The ultimate home distillation unit.

Includes

  • Faucet Adapter for ease of water flow adjustment.
  • 25 litre boiler with 2kw integrated element.
  • Boil dry reset.
  • Thermal cut out fuse.
  • Waste discharge tap.

Further Information

For information regarding the distillation of alcohol using this still in the UK please see our UK Disclaimer Page.

This product bears the CE marking and conforms to the EU Directives

Reviews

Stunning results and a great StillReview by Howard
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I couldn't wait to get my hands on this little beauty. Had a few delivery issues which Lovebrewing were faultless in rectifying. The condenser was easy to assemble and I soon had it connected up to my boiler and water supply and heating my first wash. Got up to temperature and started running the cold water, removed the first 75-100ml and away we went - i couldn't resist a little taste and oh my, it was gorgeous! I dropped in the spirit hydrometer after collecting my first jug and with the temperature correction I had hit 95%. The whole process was effortless and I was amazed how easy it was to operate the T500 (I'm a complete novice with spirits). The lowest I took with the Hydrometer was 93% towards the end of the run. After diluting and filtering I was left with 8 litres of lovely crystal clear 40% spirit - more than enough to fill 10 x 750ml bottles! Delicious is an understatement. If you are not sure whether you can handle a T500 - Well I say go for it, Its easy to use and the results are outstanding! A great investment worth every penny! (Posted on 01/07/2016)

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