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TvU Low Speed Ampoule Translator
MODEL 300

Low Speed Ampoule Translator

The Low Speed Ampoule Translator is a gear driven unit that provides bi-directional travel of a crucible or sample through one or more hot zones. The 300 model, with four gear ratios is adjustable from 1mm to 300 mm / hr.

The drive motor is a fractional horsepower DC gearmotor:
Nominal Full
Load RPM
F/L Torque Overhung Load Input HP F/L Amps @
12 VDC
Gear Ratio
0.45 50 Inch Pounds 40 LBS. 1/1200 0.30 2420:1

Gear reductions for the traverser drive train:
Gear Output Reduction Belt Speed @ 3VDC
(mm/ hr.)
Belt Speed @ 12VDC
(mm/ hr.)
1 256 : 1 1 mm/ hr. 5 mm/ hr.
2 64 : 1 3.5 19
3 16 : 1 16 82
4 4 : 1 46 300

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Last updated: April 2017