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.
Tungsten target cast in solid copper anode.   
Line focus, tungsten filament.    
Hard glass, gettered.
187 grams, approx.
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.)
External molded cylindrical shield available with a
lead equivalence of 1mm typical (170 grams typical).

Electrical Ratings:
Maximum  90 kVp self-rectified.
Maximum 95 kVp inverse.
Maximum 100 kVp starting surge.
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.