VKS 95

VKS 95 wiped film short path distillation system


Maximum Feed Rate 14.27 L/h
Typical Throughput 5.5 L/h
Evaporator surface area 0.10 m2
Power requirements 1Φ 230 V, 60 Hz
Stages Single
Dimensions (L x W x H) 8.2’ x 2.4’ x 6.5’
Certification UL ready (all necessary individual components are UL listed)
Warranty 1 year (excluding glass and vacuum system)
Materials Used 316 stainless steel, borosilicate glass, graphite wiper blocks
Options Immersion chiller for cold trap, Separate heater for residue discharge arm, GMP package to include IQ, OQ, PQ, FAT, SAT, Heated transfer hose to connect multiple units in series

Key Features

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Wiped-Film Short-Path Distillation Equipment

Root Sciences’ wiped-film molecular distillation plants are specifically intended for the processing of cannabis and hemp crude oil, with honest and accurate throughput/yield rates reflecting that.

Designed and manufactured in Germany, these machines are expertly engineered to produce distillate that can be used in a wide variety of products commonly found on the market today.

The VKS 95 is one of the highest quality wiped-film units on the market today for reliable non-stop production of valuable cannabinoid distillate.

*optional upgrade
Dispensing gear pump allow for multiple machines to be connected in series if desired.

ROI/Payback Period

Daily Processing Time
8-hour (one shift)
24-hour continuous (three shifts)
Daily Crude Cost
Daily Distillate Yield
19 L
45 L
Daily Distillate Value
Payback Period
3 days
45 days
1 day
15 days

Hemp data based on US average prices according to hempbenchmarks.com March 2021 spot price index report. Cannabis data based on 80% yield at Washington State I-502 market prices.