CitoPress Hot Cell
Meeting the demand for materialographic preparation of radioactive materials
CitoPress-1 for Hot Cell facts
- Easy installation
- Easy handling
- Easy cleaning and decontamination
- Radiation resistant
- Easy maintenance
- Minimal radioactive waste
CitoPress-1 for hot cell is an automatic, electro-hydraulic, hot mounting press for one cylinder. Complete with control box with electric parts and controls for rack mounting outside the hot cell. The system is cooled by the use of water or compressed air. The system is based on Struers’ standard equipment for precision cutting, hot mounting, grinding, and polishing, which is adapted to allow remote operation and remote handling of specimens.
Easy installation in hot cell
The front panel and electronics are placed outside the hot cell. The distance between the front panel and the equipment placed inside the hot cell is a standard 8.0 m. A selection of cable and tube lengths are available. The equipment is provided with rollers and handles to facilitate movement around in the hot cell.
Easy handling by manipulators
The equipment is adapted to allow remote operation and remote handling of specimens using hot cell manipulators. The control unit is separated outside the hot cell. The apparatus features and functionalities match CitoPress-5.
Easy maintenance in hot cell
A sturdy, reliable design minimizes the need for service and repair. The equipment can be moved and turned in the hot cell for easy access. The cabinet is fastened by cylindrical Allen type screws, which facilitate removal. Electrical elements are connected by plugs for individual removal. Maintenance and exchange of vital parts including motors, belts, and plastic tubes can be carried out in the cell using manipulators.
Used in these industries:
- Education & Research
- Model types
- Technical Data
CitoPress-1 for Hot Cell
Automatic, electro-hydraulic hot-mounting press for one cylinder. Complete with control box with electric parts and controls for rack mounting outside the hot cell. Cooling by water or compressed air. Mounting units are ordered separately. Length of the supply cable is 8.0 m.
1.0 x 100-240 V / 50-60 Hz.
CitoPress-1 for Hot Cell Technical Data Sheet
Struers Technical Data Sheets are designed to help you make the best choice of equipment for your particular purpose. You can find important information such as capacity and performance specifications, dimensions, weight, electrical data, noise levels, ambient conditions, and safety. In many cases you can also obtain an overview of accessories offering higher capacity and performance.
Struers’ equipment is in conformity with the provisions of the applicable international directives and their appurtenant standards.
Struers’ products are subject to constant product development. Therefore, we reserve the right to introduce changes to our products without notice.