Product line RAC

Product line RAC is recommended for radiographic testing (RT), computed radiography (CR), and digital radiography (DR) in aerospace, energy, and railway industry. These X-ray tubes provide an internal cooling of target and sealings and are available with a length up to 100 cm. Additionally, targets can be exchanged between panoramic and directional targets.

Product line RAC

High Energy Microfocus rod anode X-ray tube XWT-225-RAC

Microfocus X-ray tube XWT-225-RAC

Highlights

  • Internal cooling of target and sealings
  • Full support of new standard EN ISO 17636-2
  • Flexible use for film (RT), computed radiography (CR), and digital radiography (DR)
  • Automatic calibration for optimum performance
  • Different target types for high flexibility
  • Easy maintenance with adjusted ready-to-use click-in cathodes and automatic tube venting
  • Unlimited lifetime

Rating

Resolution
Resolution - 2 stars
Power
Power - 5 stars
Magnification
Magnification - 3 stars

Applications

Industries

Non-destructive X-ray inspections in aerospace industry and military

Non-destructive microfocus X-ray inspection in aerospace industry, e.g.:
  • Mechanical components like control valves or flap actuators
  • Circumferential electron beam (EB) welds in conducts and air ducts
  • Rotor blades, turbine blades
  • Aircraft turbines
  • Electronic assemblies
  • (Small) titanium and aluminium castings
  • Composite materials

Non-destructive X-ray inspections in energy industry

Non-destructive microfocus X-ray inspection in energy industry, e.g.: 
  • Wind power stations (power converters, IGCT, IGBT)
  • Pressure valves and pressure vessels (weld seams)
  • Gas turbines (weld seams)
  • Tube-to-tubesheet (TTS) welds of heat exchangers

Technical details

Data Product line RAC
Max. voltage (kV) 160 190 225 240
Min. voltage (kV) 20
Max. current (mA) 3.0
Min. current (mA) 0.05
Max. power, emission (Watt) 320
Tube type Rod anode
Target types Panoramic / Reflection
Rod anode length (mm) 60 - 1000
Rod anode diameter (mm) 25 / 45
Tube weight (approx. kg) 40 61

Technical details product line RAC

Max. voltage: 160 kV, 190 kV, 225 kV, 240 kV

Min. voltage: 20 kV

Max. current: 3.0 mA

Min. current: 0.05 mA

Max. power, emission: 320 Watt

Tube type: Rod anode

Target types: Panoramic / Reflection

Rod anode length : 60 mm - 1000 mm

Rod anode diameter : 25 mm / 40 mm

Tube weight (approx.):

  • 160 kV, 190 kV: 40 kg
  • 225 kV, 240 kV: 61 kg

Scope of delivery

  • Open microfocus X-ray tube with rod anode, target cooling, turbo vacuum pump, vacuum gauge, and electronic drive unit
  • High voltage generator and high voltage cable
  • Prevacuum pump with vacuum hose
  • Cooling unit with hoses and cooling agent
  • Tube controller, power supplies, and safety relays on 19″ mounting panels
  • Set of cables for electrical connection of X-ray tube and components
  • Spare parts case, documentation, and operating software

Options and accessories

  • Exchangeable rod anodes
  • 19″ rack for controller and power supplies including start button and warning light
  • Control computer
  • Exchangeable tube head with reflection target for up to 350 Watt power

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