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Real components are coming in…

              At the moment components for our prototype are coming in. We are working on the alignment of the rail system that guides the magents up and down the beamline. An other team is … Continue reading

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Prototype guide field coil.

Following the previous post about guide field calculations, here we have a prototype of the new guide coil design. We will have special custom extruded Al profile with ITEM profile on the inside, protection plate connection on outside, room for … Continue reading

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Guide the precession…

          Simulations have been done for many configurations of the coils that guide the precession through the instrument. For the SESANS mode these coils need to be in a magnetic balance for the full beam cross … Continue reading

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Magnetic field simulations together with ISIS

          Together with Tomas M. from ISIS we have been looking for the optimal setting of our split magnets. Depending on the encoding angle (plot 1=80 deg, plot 2=20 deg) we need a certain shift of … Continue reading

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Wooden parts of LARMOR @Delft

  To avoid any errors in our design and to get all the cables at the right length we made a wooden copy of the most important ISIS hardware on the two LARMOR tables. The next step is the Delft … Continue reading

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Four meters of brute power… The RF AR-800 amplifiers are ready for testing… If they pass the test we can already ship two pieces to ISIS for installation and test if it will add noise to the detector for example. … Continue reading

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LARMOR tables in Delft

Installation of the Delft equipment on the LARMOR instrument at ISIS needs to be plug and play. To be sure this will be a smooth installation we have now the exact same tables. With this we can even practice the … Continue reading

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First neutrons on LARMOR

Yesterday we received very good news from the UK. The first neutrons have been detected by the LARMOR instrument!!!!!!! Click this link to read the official news on the ISIS website!

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LARMOR post sample vessel tested

Today we visited the company Schelde Exotech situated in Vlissingen (NED). This company produced the vessel that will be used in the SANS mode. Today the leak rate test is performed and it will be shipped to ISIS soon for … Continue reading

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Twitter

For the very up to date information on the progress of LARMOR in the UK one can now go to twitter!!! Twitter on LARMOR This is made by ISIS, how cool is that! It is also available for some other … Continue reading

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