Aqua Vitae 2L


The Aqua Vitae Digital Rotary Evaporator is an essential tool for the efficient and gentle evaporative removal of solvents such as ethanol from winterised crude oil.

The system is highly efficient and easy to use. The bath temperature of up to 180°C covers all common solvents and even allows for in-evaporator decarboxylation if required.


  • cTUVus and CE rated
  • Safety coated glassware to protect users in case of glass breakage
  • Temperature overheat protection at 220°C
  • Run-dry protection, automatically powers off if operating without any water/oil in the heating bath
  • Automatic motor lift releases the evaporating flask to a safe position in case of power failure

Features & Benefits:

  • Digital display of both rotation speed and heating temperature allows for optimal control of all distillation processes
  • 5L heating bath with a wide temperature range from room temp. to 180°C with water/oil heating mode
  • Speed range of 20 to 280 rpm with clockwise and anti-clockwise rotation
  • Patented condenser (cooling surface 1,700 cm2 ) with excellent cooling thus solvent recovery performance
  • Flask release mechanism ensures easy removal of evaporating flask
  • Patented double spring sealing ring made of PTFE provides excellent sealing performance
  • Remote control function via PC control including data transmission

Technical details

  Aqua Vitae 2L
HGS SKU Number 10206003
Evaporation Flask Volume 2 litres
Water Bath Volume 5 litres
Power Specification 100-120V 50Hz/60Hz 1ph – 1400W
Motor Type Brushless DC Motor
Speed Range 20-280 rpm
Display LCD (speed, temperature, time)
Clockwise and Anti-Clockwise Yes
Heating Temperature Range ambient. to 180 ​ °C
Control Accuracy water: ±1 ​ °C ​ oil: ±3 ​ °C
Heating Power 1300W
Timer Yes
Time Setting Range 1 -999 min
Dimension[D×W×H] 465 × 457 × 583 mm
Weight 19.44 kg / 42.86 lbs
Permissible Ambient Temperature 5 – 40 ​ °C
Permissible Relative Humidity 80% RH
Protection Class IP 20
USB Interface Yes
Evaporation Flask Connection NS24/40
Receiving Flask Connection KS35/20
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