Steam Generator

Product Code: TD-8888


The Steam Generator produces steam for thermal expansion and heat conduction experiments. It also can be used with the lid off to heat submerged samples for specific heat experiments.


  • Easy-pour lip
  • Heater settings (9 steps)
  • Digital readout of heater setting
  • Safety steam relief valve
  • Automatic shut-off switch when vessel runs dry, resets when safe
  • Auto-detects when lid is in place: Only produces steam with the lid in place.
  • LED low water warning light
  • Rubberized handle
  • Carrying handles
  • Heats 500 ml of water from 24 degrees C to 92 degrees C in 8 minutes.
  • Heats 500 ml of water from 24 degrees C to steam in 5 minutes.


  • Thermal Expansion
  • Thermal Conductivity
  • Specific Heat

What’s Included

  • 1x Steam Generator
  • 1x Tubing (1 meter long, 1/4-inch (6.4 mm) ID

Product Specifications

Maximum water capacity 650 ml
Maximum temperature with lid off Approximately 92 degrees C
Maximum heater power 600 W
Rate of steam production 0.24 g/s on setting 9; 0.078 g/s on setting 1.
Outside material High temperature resistant plastic
Hose fitting Fits 6 mm (1/4-inch) ID hose
Heat-resistant Tubing 1 meter long; 1/4-inch (6.4 mm) ID
Detachable IEC power cord
Power level display 0.56-inch LED (0-9)
Fuse for 110-volt model 8A, 250 V Type 5X20
Fuse for 220-volt model 4A, 250 V Type 5X20
Mass 1.2 kg
Approximate outer dimensions 25 cm x 20 cm x 21 cm high
Recommended Accessories P/N
Thermal Expansion Apparatus TD-8856
Thermal Conductivity Apparatus TD-8561
Specific Heat Set SE-6849