Chapter 10. Draw-Off Malfunctions (Non-Chimney Tray) Part of Number 7 on the Top 10 Malfunctions

  1. Henry Z. Kister

Published Online: 25 AUG 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780471690726.ch10

Distillation Troubleshooting

Distillation Troubleshooting

How to Cite

Kister, H. Z. (2006) Draw-Off Malfunctions (Non-Chimney Tray) Part of Number 7 on the Top 10 Malfunctions, in Distillation Troubleshooting, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780471690726.ch10

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 AUG 2010
  2. Published Print: 24 APR 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471467441

Online ISBN: 9780471690726

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Keywords:

  • draw-off malfunctions;
  • non-chimney tray;
  • premature flooding;
  • blanking tray openings;
  • choking

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Choking of Downcomer Trap-Out Line

  • Fractionator Draw Instability

  • A Nonleaking Draw Tray

  • Leak Tests are Key to Product Recovery

  • Downcomer Unsealing at Draw Pan

  • Liquid Entrainment in Vapor Draw

  • Weep into a Vapor Side Draw

  • Aeration Destabilizes Reflux Flow