RADIATION SHIELDING GLASS

Our radiation shielding glass is sourced from the world leader in this field, Corning® Med-X® and is supplied as polished plates with dimensions up to 1400 mm X 2800 mm. It has a high barium and lead content providing optimum protection with excellent visual clarity and is suitable for use as viewing windows for X-ray, angiography rooms, MRI scan rooms, CT and PET scan rooms, protection windows in laboratories, airport security X-ray screen and lenses for safety goggles.

 

 

APPLICATIONS

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

SHIELDING CHARACTERISTICS

Glass Thickness Min. Lead Equivalence (mm) for Stated X-Ray Tube Voltage Max. Plate Mass
min 80 kV 100 kV 110 kV 150 kV 200 kV 250 kV 300 kV kg/m2
4.0 to 5.5 1.4 1.4 1.3 1.2 1.0 1.0 1.0 26.4
5.0 to 6.5 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.5 1.3 1.3 1.3 31.2
5.7 to 7.0 1.9 1.9 1.9 1.7 1.5 1.5 1.5 33.6
7.0 to 8.5 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.1 1.8 1.8 1.8 40.8
8.5 to 10.0 2.7 2.8 2.9 2.6 2.1 2.1 2.2 48.0
10.0 to 12.0 3.2 3.2 3.3 2.9 2.1 2.1 2.2 48.0

PHYSICAL PROPERTIES

Description Levels
Refractive Index nd 1.76
Lead (Pb) 52%
Barium (Ba) 17%
Density (g/m3) 4.8
Knoop Hardness (kg/mm2) 409
Young’s Modulus (GPa) 62.6
Torsion Modulus (GPa) 24.8
Poisson’s Ratio 0.26
Coefficient of Thermal Expansion (X 10 -7/ ºC) 78.8

DIMENSIONS

 

Description Levels
Minimum Size 100 mm x 200 mm
Maximum Size 1400 X 2800 mm

Please consult with our design team for understanding the exact possibilities for your requirements.

UNIQUE SELLING POINTS

POSSIBLE TO LAMINATE FOR EXTRA SAFETY

Our radiation shielding glass can be laminated with advanced interlayers for additional safety requirements.

CAN BE FITTED INTO SEALED DOUBLE-GLAZED UNITS

Our radiation shielding glass can be combined with an additional layer in an insulated glass form to satisfy multiple protection levels such as fire-resistance in addition to radiation shielding.

 

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INDIA SALES

 

Jyoti Bidye Senior Product Manager - Fire Safety +91-90044 00353  jyoti.bidye@fgglass.com
Pallavi Mungekar Senior Product Manager - Security +91-98694 61296 pallavi.mungekar@fgglass.com
Sushil Shreedharan Sales Co-ordinator - Fire-Safety & Security +91-98194 94141 sushil.s@fgglass.com

INTERNATIONAL SALES

 

Suresh Aiyer Head - International Sales +91-98703 71373 suresh@fgglass.com
Ashir Nadar Sales Manager - International Sales +91-88790 10426 export.sales1@fgglass.com
Poonam Ghuge Sales Executive - International Sales +91-86555 48958 export.sales@fgglass.com