Charcoal Retorts and Charcoal Kilns
Pressvess are Europe's leading manufacturers of Charcoal Retorts and Charcoal Kilns and can design and build charcoal producing systems to match any requirement and budget.
Pressvess offer two main types of charcaol production systems:
- Charcoal Retort
- Charcoal Ring Kiln
The Pressvess charcoal retort boasts significant advantages on more traditional types of charcoal kilns offering improved production effeciency, greater range of burning control and therefore a higher quality end product.
The standard retort has a 10mm steel body featuring 2 boiler plate charge cylinders. External Doors are made with 500mm of ceramic blanket sandwiches in two plates of 4mm steel which helps heat retention. the entire inner is lined with 500mm ceramic blanket ensuring optimal heat is retorted around the cylinders.
Total output based on the standard retort size is 350-400kg per burn depending on wood species and seasoning. this however can be customised to suit your requirements. We can build any size to fit any budget and production requirements.
Each retort is CE Marked and has been subjected to stringent quality control procedures inline with Pressvess' ISO 9001:2008 approved status.
CHARCOAL RING KILN
Ring Kilns are available in 5 ft to 8ft diameters but can be made to order to suit any requirement.
Example Specification based on 8 ft diameter Kiln
The round kilns are made from mild steel of various thicknesses through out.
- 1 x Ring - 5mm, 8'''' diameter x 1 meter high (Top flange - 5mm, Bottom Flange - 10mm)
- 1 x Lid - 2mm
- 8 x Ports - 5mm
- 4 x Chimneys ( 100mm diam, 6'''' long tubing - 2mm)