Thermo Scientific™

POWERx X-Ray Inspection for Pharmaceutical Vials

Catalog number: POWERXD165
Thermo Scientific™

POWERx X-Ray Inspection for Pharmaceutical Vials

Catalog number: POWERXD165

Get superior detection of pharmaceutical vials with the Thermo Scientific™ POWERx dual side shoot x-ray inspection system. The patented dual beam approach reduces blind spots to nearly zero, increasing the probability of detection. This system complies with pharmaceutical regulations.

 
Catalog Number
POWERXD165
Unit Size
Each
Description
POWERx D165 Short Dual Vertical-Beam System
Price (USD)
Full specifications
Detection Algorithms AvailableColorimetric thresholds, shape analysis, photometric inspection;
Application specific inspection routines possible at additional cost
Certifications/ComplianceRadiation Safety Certified to emission <0.5 µSv/h excluding input/output tunnels; FDA CFR21 part 1020.40
Pharmaceutical Models CFR 21 part 11 compliant; IQ/OQ/PQ validation available
DescriptionPOWERx D165 Short Dual Vertical-Beam System
Built-In Rejection SystemsStandard Reject Signal Rate 2500 containers per minute (cpm); Faster rates available with external hardware
Conveyor Heights Available916 to 1110 mm (36.0 to 43.7 in.)
Detector Resolution0.4 mm
IP RatingIP65 (excluding the chiller)
Package TypePackaged products including glass jars, bottles, cans, brick packs
SensitivityDetection Sensitivity for Metal (Fe, non-Fe and SS) and Glass: Typical sensitivities range from 1 mm to 2 mm (0.04 in to 0.08 in) diameter metal and 2 mm to 4 mm (0.08 in to 0.16 in) diameter glass depending on product density, texture and packaging. In some products 0.5 mm (0.02 in) diameter metal and 1.0 mm (0.04 in) glass can be detected.

Detection Sensitivity for Other Contaminants (stone, bone, plastic. et.al.): Application testing is required; Results typically range from 2 mm to 5 mm (0.08 in to 0.20 in)
X-Ray Power2 x ≤90 kV and 2 x ≤10 mA
Enclosure MaterialAISI 304 stainless steel, scotch bright finish
Human Machine InterfaceHigh contrast 15-in color LCD with touch screen
Inspection Rate≤100 m/minute (≤328 ft/minute)
Interface LanguagesEnglish, French, Italian, German, Portuguese, Spanish, Polish
Machine CoolingExternal water chiller (X-ray tube) and heat exchanger (cabinet)
Operating Temperature5°C to 35°C (41°F to 95°F); 20-80% non-condensing
OutputsFile formats: .mdb, .txt, .tif, .jpg, .bmp; USB and network interfaces
Weight (Metric)1200 kg
X-Ray Beam OrientationDual
Unit SizeEach
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POWERXD165Full specifications
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Detection Algorithms AvailableColorimetric thresholds, shape analysis, photometric inspection;
Application specific inspection routines possible at additional cost
Certifications/ComplianceRadiation Safety Certified to emission <0.5 µSv/h excluding input/output tunnels; FDA CFR21 part 1020.40
Pharmaceutical Models CFR 21 part 11 compliant; IQ/OQ/PQ validation available
DescriptionPOWERx D165 Short Dual Vertical-Beam System
Built-In Rejection SystemsStandard Reject Signal Rate 2500 containers per minute (cpm); Faster rates available with external hardware
Conveyor Heights Available916 to 1110 mm (36.0 to 43.7 in.)
Detector Resolution0.4 mm
IP RatingIP65 (excluding the chiller)
Package TypePackaged products including glass jars, bottles, cans, brick packs
SensitivityDetection Sensitivity for Metal (Fe, non-Fe and SS) and Glass: Typical sensitivities range from 1 mm to 2 mm (0.04 in to 0.08 in) diameter metal and 2 mm to 4 mm (0.08 in to 0.16 in) diameter glass depending on product density, texture and packaging. In some products 0.5 mm (0.02 in) diameter metal and 1.0 mm (0.04 in) glass can be detected.

Detection Sensitivity for Other Contaminants (stone, bone, plastic. et.al.): Application testing is required; Results typically range from 2 mm to 5 mm (0.08 in to 0.20 in)
X-Ray Power2 x ≤90 kV and 2 x ≤10 mA
Enclosure MaterialAISI 304 stainless steel, scotch bright finish
Human Machine InterfaceHigh contrast 15-in color LCD with touch screen
Inspection Rate≤100 m/minute (≤328 ft/minute)
Interface LanguagesEnglish, French, Italian, German, Portuguese, Spanish, Polish
Machine CoolingExternal water chiller (X-ray tube) and heat exchanger (cabinet)
Operating Temperature5°C to 35°C (41°F to 95°F); 20-80% non-condensing
OutputsFile formats: .mdb, .txt, .tif, .jpg, .bmp; USB and network interfaces
Weight (Metric)1200 kg
X-Ray Beam OrientationDual
Unit SizeEach
Showing 1 of 1

The POWERx dual beam x-ray inspection system features:

  • Patented dual horizontal beams/detectors for glass in glass detection

  • State-of-the-art X-ray design and image analysis software to optimize sensitivity and probability of detection

  • Optional software modules for contaminant simulation, pharmaceutical regulation compliance 

  • Standard remote access feature to allow certified Thermo Scientific technicians to connect to your POWERx and optimize performance at any time

Hardware Options

  • Complete turn-key product handling system

  • Reject devices and bins, audible alarms and beacons

  • Metal and glass test spheres

  • UL or CSA safety certification

  • Radiation survey meter

  • Spare parts kit

*Not compliant with the international R51 standard