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The HFBS Orange Cryostat was specifically designed for use on the HFBS instrument at the NCNR. It has a modified tail set that fits into the HFBS pit and a modified body that has a large flange to support its weight. There is only one HFBS cryostat available and it has a 50mm sample well diameter.

Useful Dimensions (approximate)
System HFBS
A 1304
B 152
C 400
D 380
E 910
F 310
G 1265
System Preparation
Pump out Vacuum Jacket > 2 hrs.
LHe Fill ~30 min. / ~30 L
Cooldown to Base Temp. ~4 hrs.
*Click Here for Sample Mounting Info*

Other Capabilities

The capabilities stated so far have been for operation in the standard setup. When using a special setup these capabilities may change, however, many special setups have been used with success. Some of these include: gas handling, transport measurements, high pressure, etc. Any special setups should be discussed with the sample environment staff before being scheduled.

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Created November 21, 2017, Updated March 23, 2020