[ RadSafe ] Fwd: Portable xray units for industrial radiography

Chris Alston achris1999 at gmail.com
Thu Aug 27 13:26:15 CDT 2015


Out of curiosity, what is the filtration on one of those machines?

TIA and
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From: Tim Hart <magspidy at gmail.com>
Date: Thu, Aug 27, 2015 at 2:11 PM
Subject: Re: [ RadSafe ] Portable xray units for industrial radiography
To: "Bradt, Clayton (HEALTH)" <clayton.bradt at health.ny.gov>, "
radsafe at health.phys.iit.edu" <radsafe at health.phys.iit.edu>

The LORAD 160 kVp puts out 14 Rem per minute at 50 centimeters. This is
fairly low energy industrial use, seen typically in the aircraft industry.
The United States Navy and airforce have been using this model for a number
of years.
Tim Hart (magspidy at gmail.com)
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