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MHED58 (Mechanical) (OP)
17 Aug 05 16:57
does anyone know the steel to lead equivalent for radiation shielding based on high voly\tage electron beam?
nbucska (Electrical)
30 Aug 05 17:03
Shielding an electron beam doesn't require any great thickness -- you must make sure the metal is thick enough to conduct the heat away -- on the other hand the inpact
of high speed E-beam generates X-rays which may require much thicker shielding.

<nbucska@pcperipherals DOT com> subj: eng-tips
read FAQ240-1032

MHED58 (Mechanical) (OP)
1 Sep 05 10:11
Thanks for the reply
But its the xrays I'm shielding, not the heat. And its all dependent on KV.

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