WPC-1050 Automatic Sample Changer

  • 5.1 cm (2 in.) Standard Planchet Diameter
  • Ultra-Low Background Counter
  • Easy Maintenance
  • Easy Window Replacement
  • Gas-PRO Failsafe Counting
  • Radon Compensation for Air Filters
  • Gas Conservation

The WPC-1050 is a general purpose ultra-low background counting system, which is widely used for both health physics and radiochemistry applications.

  • Built-in Color Touch Screen Interface
  • Ability to export data to a USB flash drive
  • Ability to program Routines on a PC running the included DUO software then transfer the Routines to the instrument via a USB flash drive
  • Optional Gas Flow Conservation Mode option available

Compatible Application Software Packages
  • Vista 2000 Radiochemistry Applications Software
  • Vista FC Health Physics Applications Software
  • DUO Software (for use when operating in the Color Touch Screen Interface Mode)

Options
  • 100 Sample Stack
  • Literature +

  • Specifications +


    Type
    Sample Changer
    Automatic
    Number of Detectors 1 + guard
    Counter Ultra Low Background
    Sample Size 5.1 cm (2 in.)
    Interface Touch Screen

    Detector
    Size
    5.7 cm (2.25 in.) Diameter
    Type  Pancake Style Gas Flow Proportional
    Window Aluminized, 80 µg/cm2
    Guard Detector 1 Large Gas Flow Proportional
    Counting Gas P-10, 60 cc/min @ 10 psi
    Gas-PRO Protection Yes
    Shielding 10 cm (2.4 in.) thick

    Sample
    Size
    5.1 cm (2.0 in.) Diameter Planchets
    Capacity 50 (100 Optional)
    Depth 1/8, 1/4, 5/16 inch
    Reader Barcode
    Range  1-999
    Data Export USB Flash Drive, RS-232

    Interface

    Type
    Touch Screen
    Compatible Software Vista FC, DUO Software

    Performance
    Alpha Background
    0.05 cpm typical, 0.1 cpm warranted
    Beta Background 0.7 cpm typical, 0.9 cpm warranted
    Po210 Efficiency 40%
    Am241 Efficiency 40%
    Th230 Efficiency 40%
    Sr90/Y90 Efficiency 55%
    Tc99 Efficiency 35%
    Cs137 Efficiency 40%
    Alpha-Beta Crosstalk <0.1%
    Beta-Alpha Crosstalk <0.1%
    Count Modes Alpha only, Beta only, Alpha/Beta simultaneously, Alpha then Beta from Vista FC Software

    Physical
    Dimensions 50 Samples: 83.8 H x 81.3 W x 63.5 D cm (33 H x 32 W x 25 D in.)
    100 Samples: 129.5 H x 81.3 W x 63.5 D cm (51 H x 32 W x 25 D in.)
    Weight 195 kg (430 lb) installed
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    Model Description
    WPC-1050   Automatic Sample Changer