Product line TCHE PLus

Product line TCHE Plus is recommended for computed tomography (CT), planar computed tomography (PCT), dimensional measurement (DM),  and high resolution inspection (HR) in electronics and medical industry. These X-ray tubes offer a JIMA resolution of 0.9 microns (μm) and three modes of operation: Nanofocus, Microfocus, High Power mode. 

Product line TCHE PLus

Microfocus X-ray Transmission Tube XWT-240-TCHE Plus

Microfocus X-ray tube XWT-240-TCHE PLus

Highlights

  • JIMA resolution 0.9 microns (µm)
  • Three modes of operation: Nanofocus, Microfocus, High Power
  • Automatic Intensity Control (AIC) for continuous intensity of radiation
  • Automatic tube calibration for optimum performance
  • Easy maintenance with adjusted ready-to-use click-in cathodes and automatic tube venting

Rating

Resolution
Resolution - 5 stars
Power
Power - 4 stars
Magnification
Magnification - 4 stars

Applications

Industries

Non-destructive X-ray inspections in electronics industry

Non-destructive microfocus X-ray inspection in electronics industry, e.g.:
  • Ball Grid Arrays (BGA), integrated circuits (IC), bond wires
  • Semiconductor packaging (diodes, wafer bumps, copper)
  • Shielded devices, housings, complete modules
  • Wafer-level chips scale packages (WLCSP)
  • Quad-Flat-Packages no-leads (QFN), similar components
  • Printed circuit boards, hidden interconnects
  • Bare boards, multilayer boards
  • Power modules, IGBT modules

Non-destructive X-ray inspections in medical industry

Non-destructive microfocus X-ray inspection in medical industry, e.g.:
  • Medical devices like pacemakers or implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD)
  • Titanium and ceramics-implants
  • Stents
  • Syringes
  • Inhalers
  • Vaccine vials

Technical details

Data Product line TCHE Plus
Max. voltage (kV) 160 190 225 240
Min. voltage (kV) 20
Max. current (mA) 1.0
Min. current (mA) 0.05
Max. power, target (Watt) 50
JIMA resolution (µm) 0.9
Tube type Transmission
Target type High Energy
Target material (substrate/active layer) Diamond / Tungsten
Min. focus-object-distance (FOD, mm) 0.30
Opening angle (approx. °) 160
Mounting length incl. 90° HV plug (mm) 718 810
Tube weight (approx. kg) 37 58
Operation Mode Target power range (W) JIMA resolution range (µm)
Nanofocus 0.1 - 1.5 0.5 – 1.5
Microfocus 1.0 – 10.0 1.5 – 3.0
High Power 10.0 – 50.0 3.0 – 35.0

Technical details product line TCHE Plus

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

Min. voltage: 20 kV

Max. current: 1.0 mA

Min. current: 0.05 mA

Max. power, target: 50 Watt

JIMA resolution: 0.9 µm

Tube type: Transmission

Target type: High Energy

Target material (substrate/active layer): Diamond/ Tungsten

Min. focus-object-distance (FOD): 0.30 mm

Opening angle (approx.): 160°

Mounting length incl. 90° HV plug:

  • 160 kV, 190 kV: 718 mm
  • 225 kV, 240 kV: 810 mm

Tube weight (approx.):

  • 160 kV, 190 kV: 37 kg
  • 225 kV, 240 kV: 58 kg

Operation mode: Nanofocus

  • Target power range (W): 0,1 - 1,5
  • JIMA resolution range (µm):0,5 – 1,5

Operation mode: Microfocus

  • Target power range (W): 1,0 – 10,0
  • JIMA resolution range (µm):1,5 – 3,0

Operation mode: High Power

  • Target power range (W): 10,0 – 50,0
  • JIMA resolution range (µm): 3,0 – 35,0

Scope of delivery

  • Open microfocus X-ray tube with transmission target, turbo vacuum pump, vacuum gauge, and electronic drive unit
  • High voltage generator and high voltage cable
  • Prevacuum pump with vacuum hose
  • 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

  • Cooling elements for tube head and turbo pump
  • Transmission targets coated with various materials, like molybdenum, copper, or silver
  • Target aperture with filter holder (including Al and Cu filters of different thicknesses)
  • Tube extension with mounting threads at tube head
  • 19″ rack for controller and power supplies including start button and warning light
  • Exchangeable tube head with reflection target for up to 350 Watt power