CHANNEL TYPE DISTRIBUTORS & REDISTRIBUTORS WITH TUBES (KPT LD-1/KPT RD-1)
Channel type distributor is one of the regularly used distributors. These are especially successful for structured packing. Channel type distributor can be supplied from 200 to 2000 mm diameter. Diameter upto 800mm can be manufactured in single segment and can be manufactured with top trough upto 2 metres diameter in segmented pattern.
Key Characteristics :
It’schannelised design causes the liquid to distribute evenly & to cover the maximum cross sectional area of the packing. Also results in low pressure drop due to even distribution of vapour flow.
The distributor can be supplied with bottom holes or with drip tubes. Drip tube can be applied where the fouling conditions are foreseen.
Liquid load can vary from 1 to 100 m3/m2h.Turndown ratio upto 3:1.