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Cold cathodes with optimized durability

Cold cathode gauges – due to their physical characteristics – show increased abrasion in a pressure range higher than 1×10-4 mbar, caused by their inherent sputter effect. The new generation of our Smartline® vacuum transducers VSI (cold cathode) and VSM (Pirani / cold cathode) systematically reduce the high voltage of their cold cathodes in high pressure ranges, ensuring a significant ...

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Certified Calibration Service

Thyracont Vacuum Instruments has been developing and producing intelligent vacuum metrology Made in Germany for more than 50 years. The experience as a specialist for vacuum technology and a wide range of services makes the company the partner of choice for vacuum solutions.

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Vacuum components protecting against contamination

Thyracont offers a wide variety of vacuum components to protect vacuum metrology against contamination, ensuring a longer lifespan.

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Vacuum technology in cancer research

To improve therapies for cancer patients, scientists are continously working on the research and development of new cancer drugs and treatment methods. The Cancer Therapeutics Unit at the Institute of Cancer Research, London, uses Thyracont’s technology in its drug discovery programmes.

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Sustainable Packaging Solutions

For Thyracont sustainability is a core point in the company’s philosophy. For a smaller carbon footprint, the vacuum gauges’ packaging is replaced by and by with “green” alternatives. The new protective case for VD8 compact vacuum meters consists up to 93% of renewable raw material. Here glucose, natural wax, minerals and natural fibre are used and plastic based on mineral ...

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CSA and UL Approval for Smartline Vacuum Transducers

Since this year the intelligent vacuum transducers of the Smartline™ product family are CSA and UL certified. This is valid for all gauges with piezo, Pirani and cold cathode sensors. The approval mark cCSAus of the Canadian inspection authority for the US American and Canadian market was granted by the Canadian standards association. It is comparable with the German TÜV ...

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Vacuum Transducer for Space Simulation of Tel Aviv University

The Thyracont vacuum transducer VSM77DL, a combination of Pirani and cold cathode with integrated display was used in the space simulation chamber of  the Tel Aviv University in order to control the high vacuum achived. The space simulation chamber was built to test the new TAU-SAT1 nano satellite under space conditions. In TAU-SAT1 a SMP (Shape Memory Polymer) is used ...

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Thyracont has taken over the range of PVCuni / PVCduo ion gauge and vacuum system controllers from EpiMax Ltd.

We are pleased to announce that Thyracont has taken over the range of PVCuni / PVCduo ion gauge and vacuum system controllers from EpiMax Ltd. (http://www.epimax.com/products/pvcuniduo) with the beginning of this year.

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Together against Corona – Activities at Thyracont

The Corona pandemic is a big challenge for all of us. So we would like to inform you about the measures taken by Thyracont in these special times. For quite a while our company has offered home office for family friendly working and reducing CO2 emissions. With modern cloud systems and flexible tools for online communication we are optimally equipped ...

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