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by elitescience
25 Feb 2020, 00:11
Forum: Introductions >> Start Here !
Topic: Hello from Greece
Replies: 3
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Re: Hello from Greece

Thanks for the welcome. An idea for alternative x-ray source can be found in this link: http://physicsopenlab.org/2016/02/24/diy-xrf-spectrometry/ where the usage of Am241 capsules is documented. Probably not the best x-ray source for a product but possible for the amateur. Other x-ray source could ...
by elitescience
24 Feb 2020, 06:20
Forum: Introductions >> Start Here !
Topic: Hello from Greece
Replies: 3
Views: 3855

Hello from Greece

Greetings everyone, my interests are mostly into electronics and vacuum tubes. I don't know much about gamma spectrometry and physics behind it. I like to work on making cheap, (DIY, open source) sensors for XRF spectrometry useful for elements detection. Handheld XRF detectors seem to be extremely ...