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The Complexity of the XRF Tube

X-ray fluorescence (XRF) is a process used for elemental analysis and chemical analysis. The XRF process is used in a wide range of industries for elemental analysis, The XRF tube is a key component in X-Ray Fluorescence. Rhodium anode tubes are most commonly used, followed by tungsten. Each type offers benefits and drawbacks for specific […]

How to Find the Right Microfocus X-Ray Tube that Provides Sharp Images

X-Ray equipment is required to pinpoint an object and provide a clear resolution of the image. Various companies rely on high-quality equipment to help them produce the intensity required to x-ray a specific material or artifact. Without the focused energy required, it can be difficult to perform the necessary research to learn more about an […]

Choosing Packaged X-Ray Tubes

Packaged x-ray tubes are the ideal solution for anyone that is looking for an easy plug and play solution! Packaged x-ray tubes are outfitted with shielding and wiring built in so there is nothing else to do but plug them up and use them. They are the ideal solution for a wide range of applications, […]

A Brief History of Scientific X-ray Tubes

Scientific X-ray tubes have been around for over 100 years! In 1895 Wilhelm Roentgen was experimenting with cathode rays and published his findings the following year and the first x-ray tubes were born. Since that time that significance of the x-ray tube has evolved. While Wilhelm Roentgen is credited with the discovery of how light […]