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Thin Film Distillation System H.V.E. HIVE15™ , Stainless Steel, Single Stage, 0.15M2

The HiVE15™ has a smaller footprint yet is still capable of fast and precise distillation, translating to savings in time and resources. This elegant and modular system was engineered with flexibility and ease of use in mind.

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  • 0.15 m2 surface area
  • 1-2 LPH final distillation feed rate;
  • 2-4+ LPH volatile stripping feed rate
  • 240V single phase 4800 watt heat bands
  • 304L stainless steel evaporator body, optimized for efficient temperature dispersion
  • High surface area stainless steel, dewar-style cold trap
  • Quick swap internal condenser and stripping cone
  • Small footprint (20” x 24”) customizable modular tabletop frame
  • Teflon-bladed wiper design with six (6) vectored blades allows precise material flow and residence time
  • Universal quick disconnect fittings allows for quick setup and breakdown
  • Wiper basket is 3.75” wide by 18” long; longest 4” TFD/WFE on the market


  • 4800 Watts @ 240V (20 amps max) – Evaporator Heater
  • 200 Watts @ 120V (5 amps max) – Feed Tank Heater
  • 120 Watts @ 120V (1 amps max) – Main Motor

Vacuum Requirements

  • Minimum 10 CFM flow rate with at least 30 mTorr ultimate vacuum rating
    • Recirculating Chiller/Heater:
    • Minimum 0°C – 75°C range for standard operation
    • Higher Max. Temp, between 100°C to 200°C can be used
    • Minimum 1800 Watts Heating
    • Minimum 300 Watts Cooling at 20°C
    • 500 watts @ 20°C for Improved Performance
  • Cold Trap:
    • Manual Chilling: Dry Ice + Isopropanol/Acetone, or LN2 for Chilling
    • Immersion Mechanical Chilling: Polyscience IP-80 with 1.75” Rigid Coil

Additional information

Weight 380 lbs
Dimensions 36 × 36 × 60 in
Turnkey System

Basic, Turnkey


High Velocity Evaporators

With over 20 years of experience in chemical and electrical engineering, HVE provides cutting-edge technology for large and small commercial cannabis production facilities specializing in cannabinoid distillation. The Single-Stage Thin Film Evaporator is the most powerful wiped film evaporator in its price class. Get industrial performance on a budget.