FD1800 GPC Freeze Dryer

FD1800 GPC Freeze Dryer

Cuddon Freeze Dryer FD1800

The FD1800 GPC Freeze Dryer is the largest of our industrial freeze dryers and has a 1,800kg ice capacity, a 170.5m2 shelf area and doors at both ends, both with observation ports. This industrial freeze dryer is ideal for large-scale commercial freeze drying applications.

Cuddon FD1800GPC Specification:
Shelf capacity 170.5m2 on 19 shelves
Performance ice test 1800kg ice sublimated in sub 24 hrs
Average yield of dry product per cycle 360 kg based on 1200 kg wet product @ 80% moisture
Potential heat energy recovery 140 kW
Peak power requirement 240 kW, 50 or 60 Hz
Est. Energy consumption 1.6 kWh / kg
Est. Typical operational power consumption (Dry) 120 kW
Ice condenser capacity 1800kg
Ice condenser temperature (or lower TBC) -40⁰C
Shelf temperature range (or lower TBC) -35⁰C to 70⁰C
Shelf spacing (mm) 35mm
Product tray material Food grade anodised aluminium
Number of product trays 336 per cycle (2 sets supplied)
Heating / cooling medium Temper 55
Number of doors on product chamber 2 (one at each end)
Plant equipment Plant on separate skid
Chamber footprint 7.20m (L) x 2.80m (W) x 2.58m (H)
Plant skid footprint 5.80m (L) x 2.00m (W) x 2.35m (H)
Weight 33,500 kg
Product trays size 1025mm x 495mm x 20mm

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