AMOS and Ateliers de la Meuse (the AMOS mechanical workshop) were responsible for the manufacturing according to the ESRF (European Synchrotron Radiation Facility) drawings of two Monochromator Vacuum Vessels and support assemblies.
The work was:

  • Two rectangular vessels in stainless steel 316 LN (1,7 m x 0,7 m and 0,9 m);
  • Vacuum : 10-8 mbar;
  • Ionic pumps.

These equipments were realised and tested according to the specification of ESRF:

Customer : European Synchrotron Radiation Facility – France


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