X-ray Controllers

Polaris® SC-500, series-3 x-ray controller

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The Kimtron Polaris® SC-500series-3 industrial x-ray controller was designed specifically for the NDT market as a cost effective device offering the end user the ability to extract and display more useful information than any other device on the market. This unit is unparalleled in terms of ease-of-use, information gathering, error reporting and system diagnosis.

Features / Benefits

  • Based upon high-quality, globally supported Siemens components
  • Robust, industrial-grade graphical user interface
  • Long-life LED lamps – no bulbs to burn out or change
  • Software upgrades performed via flash memory – no need to send unit back to OEM
  • Remote communications – system can be diagnosed via dial-up (optional)
  • On-board auxiliary tube-temperature sensor (optional)
  • Self-contained I/O interface – easily interfaces with lead room / cabinet environment
  • Flags and faults presented in easily understood text format – no numbers to decipher
  • Able to address infinite number of x-ray tube-types
  • Event log maintains history of fault codes
  • Ability to store up to 7500 techniques
  • Ability to address up to three separate x-ray tube parameters simultaneously
  • Auto Watt
  • Auto warm-up
  • “Tube-safe® feature shuts down system when preset number of tube arcs are sensed

Operator selectable inputs include:

  • kV control via graphical sliding scale or emulated keypad entry
  • mA control via graphical sliding scale or emulated keypad entry
  • Timer with graphical “time remaining” display
  • Filament select (Large / Small)
  • Warm-up mode (Long – 35 minutes / Short – 10 minutes)
  • “X-rays on” push button
  • “X-rays off” push button
  • Text-based fault code display
  • Three position Key switch; Off, Stand-by & Run

Safety devices include:

  • Amber “pre-warn” lamp
  • Red “X-rays on” lamp
  • White “Power on” lamp

Polaris® SC-500-Mobile x-ray controller

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The Kimtron Polaris® SC-500 Mobile x-ray controller was designed specifically for the NDT and security filed use. This unit is unparalleled in terms of: ruggedness, ease-of-use, information gathering, error reporting and system diagnosis.

Features / Benefits

  • Housed in a weather resistant, shock resistant lockable case
  • Based upon high-quality, globally supported Siemens components
  • Robust, industrial-grade graphical user interface
  • Long-life LED lamps – no bulbs to burn out or change
  • Software upgrades performed via flash memory – no need to send unit back to OEM
  • Remote communications – system can be diagnosed via dial-up (optional)
  • On-board auxiliary tube-temperature sensor (optional)
  • Self-contained I/O interface – easily interfaces with lead room / cabinet environment
  • Flags and faults presented in easily understood text format – no numbers to decipher
  • Able to address infinite number of x-ray tube-types
  • Event log maintains history of fault codes
  • Ability to store up to 7500 techniques
  • Ability to address up to three separate x-ray tube parameters simultaneously
  • Auto Watt
  • Auto warm-up
  • “Tube-safe® feature shuts down system when preset number of tube arcs are sensed

Operator selectable inputs include:

  • kV control via graphical sliding scale or emulated keypad entry
  • mA control via graphical sliding scale or emulated keypad entry
  • Timer with graphical “time remaining” display
  • Filament select (Large / Small)
  • Warm-up mode (Long – 35 minutes / Short – 10 minutes)
  • “X-rays on” push button
  • “X-rays off” push button
  • Text-based fault code display
  • Three position Key switch; Off, Stand-by & Run

Safety devices include:

  • Amber “pre-warn” lamp
  • Red “X-rays on” lamp
  • White “Power on” lamp