AutoMATE II specifications

Table 1. Specifications of Automate II
X-ray generator
Maximum power 3 kW (Tube voltage 20 - 50 kV, Tube current 2 - 50 mA)
Stability  ±0.03 % (Power fluctuation within ±10%)
X-ray tube Standard: Cr (Maximum load 2 kW), Effective focus size 1 × 10 mm2 (N.F.), Short type
Option: Cu (2 kW), Co (1.8 kW), Fe (1.5 kW), V (0.3 kW)
Goniometer
2θ scanning range  2θ = 98° to 168° (Central angle range of D/teX Ultra 1000 2θc = 108° to 158°)
ψ angle range ψ = 0° to +60° (at maximum)
Oscillation range ψp = ±1° to ±10°
Incident collimator Standard: φ150 μm, φ1 mm
Option: φ30 μm, φ50 μm, φ100 μm, φ300 μm, φ500 μm, φ2 mm, φ4 mm
Distance X-ray source - sample:  265 mm
Sample - detector:  210 mm
Sample stage
Standard: Manual Z stage Lab. jack (Model LJA-16223)
Maximum sample space: 720 mm (W) × 560 mm (D) × 540 mm (H)
Stage dimensions: 160 mm × 220 mm
Maximum load: 30 kg
Option:  Auto XYZ stage Maximum sample space: 720 mm (W) × 560 mm (D) × 335 mm (H)
Stroke: X-Y axis = ±50 mm, Z axis = -5 mm to + 35 mm
Stage dimensions: 150 mm × 150 mm
Maximum load: 20 kg
X-ray shutter  Rotary shutter
Sample alignment system  CCD camera Magnification: ×22 to ×135 (Field of vision  6 mm to 1 mm)
Focal distance: 90 mm
Detector (D/teX Ultra 1000)
Dimension  One dimension (Semiconductor system)
Number of channels 1024 ch
Maximum counting rate 1 × 106 cps/ch × 1024 ch (Total 1 Gcps/all)
2θ angle resolution  0.02° (Strip width 75 μm/line)
Window area 76.8 mm × 10 mm
Size, Weight 135 mm (W) × 95 mm (D) × 100 mm (H), 1.4 kg
Kβ filter Standard: V (Cr)Option: Ni (Cu), Fe (Co), Mn (Fe), Ti (V)

Table II. Specifications of software

Software Residual stress
(Measurement)
sin2ψ method
Iso-inclination method, Side-inclination method
ψ0-fixed method
X-Y teaching function
Residual stress
(Data processing)
Batch processing of multiple data
Smoothing
Background elimination
LPA correction
Kα1, Kα2 separation
Peak search (FWHM center method, Parabolic approximation method,
Center of gravity method, FW2/3M center method, FW2/5M center method)
Retained austenite
(Measurement)
α-Fe(211): 2θ = 156.40° (Cr Kα), γ-Fe(220): 2θ = 128.83° (Cr Kα)
X-Y teaching function
Retained austenite
(Data processing)
Batch processing of multiple data
Normalization factor of diffraction intensity: R = 0.36746 (or user setting value)

Table III. Specifications of utilities

Cooling water system
(TCA2KCN-D)
Cooling system  Air-cooled water chiller
Cooling capacity 2 kW
Cooling temperature range 15°C to 25°C
Computer PC Desktop personal computer
OS Windows® 7 Professional (32 bit)
Display 19" TFT
Printer Ink jet color printer
Computer rack Vertical type