GammaPAL - Portable Radiation Analysis Lab
the ideal instrument for detecting contamination in food, soil, and water.
A portable laboratory containing all the items you need for sampling in the
field or from a stationary base of operations. The GammaPAL is a complete
measuring system for analyzing radiation contamination in milk, meat, fish,
grain, fruit, and vegetables, as well as in air swipes, soil samples, and other
materials. Includes: Inspector survey meter with wipe test plate and swipes for
preliminary testing, a rugged Nomad Pocket PC with bar code scanner for easily
labeling samples, tools for sample collection, and screw top marinelli beakers
for sample storage. The GammaPAL is your all-in-one sampling kit for radiation
Our GM based detectors are ideal
for a number of applications, ranging from surface contamination and sampling to
personal and environmental monitoring. For detecting contamination in
food, soil, and water and to accurately quantify and qualify the results, you
need a scintillation detector. Many scintillation devices with this capacity
cost upwards of tens of thousands of dollars. The GammaPAL can provide these
capabilities for much less.
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Radioactive material in the sample is detected
with a 2x2 sodium iodide scintillation probe using a Marinelli geometry
for soil, water, and bulk samples or a 2-inch filter geometry for wipes
and air samples.The 500ml beaker is placed in a 1-inch thick lead shield.
Depending on the sampling time and the isotope, the detection limit is
approximately 2.5-100 Bq/l and can easily identify concentrations of
Iodine 131, Cesium 134, and Cesium 137.
URSA-II Multi Channel Analyzer
w/ GammaPAL Software, One
2X2 Nal Detector w/ C-C cable, TDS Nomad 900LE
w/ Bar Code Scanner and Serial Boot, Carries 10 Empty Screw Top Marinelli
Beakers, Lead Marinelli Shield Case, One Marinelli with K40 reference
standard, 5000g Tempered Digital Scale, Sieve for Sample Collection,
Small Hand Shovel, iM3075 StormCase w Wheels,
Ranger Survey Meter w/ Wipe Test Plate, Swipes.
Detector: 2 X 2 Nal Detector w/ 3ft. C-C cable
Typical FWHM: 7.5% - 9%.
Display: TDS Nomad 900LE w/ Bar Code Scanner and Serial Boot
Spectrum Analyzer: URSA-II Multi Channel Analyzer w/ GammaPAL
Kit Size: 33.30” x 24.40” x 19.30 inches (84.5 x 62 x 49 cm)
Weight: 110lbs (49.895kg)
Requirements: URSA-II - External 12VDC power supply, six "AA"
NiMH rechargeable batteries (included) with recharging internally, or six
standard alkaline "AA" batteries. External 12VDC power jack allows
instrument to plug into vehicle. "Fast Charge" of NiMH batteries can also
be selected. The URSA-II is fully portable with four hours of battery life
and PPC Compatibility
GammaPAL in Weather Proof StormCase