The G-M Tube/Power Supply senses alpha, beta and gamma radiation. Power for the tube is supplied through the connection to an interface that supplies an operating voltage of +5 V.
|Sensitivity||Beta, gamma, alpha|
|Count Detection||Audio signal|
|Window Thickness||1.5 to 2 mg/cm2, mica|
|Starting/Operating Voltage for Tube||450 VDC/500 VDC|
|Dead Time||90 μs|
|Gas Filling||Neon, Argon, and Halogen|
Perform the following experiments and more with the G-M Tube/Power Supply.
Visit PASCO’s Experiment Library to view more activities.
|Radioactive Sources (set of 5)||SN-7972A|
|Isotope Generator Kit (Barium-137 m)||—|
|Radioactive Sources (set of 3)||SN-8110|
|Absorbers (set of 20)||SN-8111A|
This product requires PASCO software for data collection and analysis. We recommend the following option(s).
This product requires a PASCO Interface to connect to your computer or device. We recommend the following option(s).