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packed fractionating column

Spanish translation: columna de fraccionamiento (destilación) rellena

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English term or phrase:packed fractionating column
Spanish translation:columna de fraccionamiento (destilación) rellena
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15:52 Jun 30, 2007
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Science - Petroleum Eng/Sci / Destilación de petróleo
English term or phrase: packed fractionating column
El texto es un manual sobre productos de petróleo. Aquí se habla del proceso de destilación y se enumeran los componentes del equipo necesario para llevarlo a cabo:


"[...] each refiner tailors the full assay to meet his particular needs—good lube stock, maximum motor fuel production, jet and diesel fuels, etc. The evaluation starts with a true boiling point distillation. Simply stated, this is a distillation of the crude oil under good fractionating conditions. The equipment consists of a kettle, heater, **packed fractionating column**, condenser, receiver, temperature recorders, and the necessary vacuum pump and control apparatus to permit the later stages of the distillation, to be conducted under vacuum."

Entiendo que la "fractionating column" es una "columna de fraccionamiento", pero ¿qué sería "packed"?

Muchas gracias desde ya.
Gerardo Bensi
Local time: 07:17
columna de fraccionamiento (destilación) rellena
Explanation:
Es un columna de destilación con un relleno especial que aumenta el contacto entre fases
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arusso
Local time: 07:17
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Muchas gracias, arusso y sugrass.
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columna de fraccionamiento (destilación) rellena


Explanation:
Es un columna de destilación con un relleno especial que aumenta el contacto entre fases

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Muchas gracias, arusso y sugrass.

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Jun 30, 2007 - Changes made by arusso:
Edited KOG entry<a href="/profile/91104">Gerardo Bensi's</a> old entry - "packed fractionating column" » "columna de fraccionamiento (destilación) rellena"


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