BX-1 Series X-ray Tubes- BX- 1K 1.5mm 15 degree X-ray Tube
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BX-1K 1.5mm 15 degree x-ray tube
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Application:  The BX-1 1.5mm is a non-directional beam X-ray tube intended for use in both medical and industrial applications.
Structure:
Anode:  
Tungsten target cast in solid copper anode.   
Cathode:    
Line focus, tungsten filament.    
Envelope:                     
Hard glass, gettered.
Mass:
187 grams, approx.
Dimensions:    
Focal Spot Size:        
1.5mm, per NEMA Std.  XR 5-1984
Target Angle:            
15 degrees effective (20 degrees absolute, double-tilt
geometry rotated 42 degrees approximately.)
Shielding:                     
External molded cylindrical shield available with a
lead equivalence of 1mm typical (170 grams typical).

Electrical Ratings:
Voltage:                       
Maximum  90 kVp self-rectified.
Maximum 95 kVp inverse.
Maximum 100 kVp starting surge.
Current:                       
Filament:                    
2.20 Amperes Maximum

Thermal Ratings:
Energy Storage:               
15.6 kJ (22 kHU).  
Energy dissipation:     
Maximum 233 J/sec (330 HU/sec).
 Cooling rate:                       
Maximum 9.4 kJ/min (13.2 kHU/min) averaged over
a one minute interval.

Cooling and Insulation:

     This tube is intended to be used in an environment in which a high-grade transformer oil is used as the primary means of cooling and insulation.  
The oil should have a minimum dielectric strength of 45 kVp per ASTM D 877-49.  All ratings herein assume operation in well circulated oil.