Beta particle sources are used in many industrial applications like thickness measurements in paper industry or C-14 in filter loading measurements. RC Tritec is manufacturing Beta sources of C-14, Pm-147, Sr-90 and Tl-204 according to customer specifications.
Beta backscattering is used to determine thin organic or metal coatings on various substrates. Sources are available corresponding ISO 2919:1999 (E) C33333/C33232 and containing the following isotopes:
Activity: 0.1 – 100 MBq
Thickness: 2 – 5 mm
Active diameter: 3- 50 mm
Point sources can be purchased at RC Tritec AG containing the following isotopes:
Activity: 0.5 MBq – 50 MBq
Diameter: <0.5 mm