Bake Out Facility

Bake Out Facility

Bake Out Facility
This equipment was completely designed and manufactured by AMOS and Ateliers de la Meuse for the material study laboratory of ESA (ESTEC).
This vacuum vessel is used to qualify and to quantify the out gazing effects of different materials under variation of pressure and temperature.

The equipment is composed of :
A. a vacuum chamber of 500 mm diameter and 800 mm length ;
B. a turbo-molecular pumping system ;
C. a thermal table 200 x 300 x 15 mm in copper ;
D. three radial shrouds in copper and one cold finger (LN2).

Customer : European Space Agency – ESTEC




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