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by jacob23
24 May 2016, 01:15
Forum: Introductions >> Start Here !
Topic: Jacob, Switzerland +beginners question
Replies: 4
Views: 1730

Re: Jacob, Switzerland +beginners question

The issue is solved, it was a silly mistake. After getting the software to work I calibrated the voltage for the scintillation detector. I found the signal plateau starts at around 650-675V and I set the driver to that value (earlier I used 775V). Now, at 675V the mysterious peak is gone, and the si...
by jacob23
23 May 2016, 23:17
Forum: Introductions >> Start Here !
Topic: Jacob, Switzerland +beginners question
Replies: 4
Views: 1730

Re: Jacob, Switzerland +beginners question

Dear Steven, thank you very much for the quick reply. The video you made is very helpful to start and set everything up. I also loved the idea of making the shielding from PVC-pipes and granulated lead. That's really neat, I will use this approach as well. The source of the problem with PRA was soun...
by jacob23
23 May 2016, 05:09
Forum: Introductions >> Start Here !
Topic: Jacob, Switzerland +beginners question
Replies: 4
Views: 1730

Jacob, Switzerland +beginners question

Hello All, my name is Jacob, I currently live in Switzerland and have just made my first step into the world of gamma spectroscopy by completing the basic gear, which is the GS-1100-pro driver and an old Scionix Holland 1.5x2.25 NaI(Tl) scintillation detector. It's very exciting to be here and I see...