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Nuclear Shielding - Super Value Kit

Nuclear Shielding - Super Value Kit, AP6895, etc.
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Nuclear Shielding - Super Value Kit
Product Description

By: The Flinn Staff

The most comprehensive radioactivity shielding kit available! Using a safe, low-level radioactive source and radiation monitor, students determine the shielding effectiveness of a wide range of materials. Students will quickly recognize the differences in the penetrating power of alpha, beta, and gamma radiation. Kit includes 2 thicknesses of shielding squares for aluminum, lead, copper, wood, polyethylene, and acrylic, along with reproducible laboratory procedure and background information.

Super Value Kit is complete for 6 student groups. All materials are reusable. Radiation monitor and sources are required, but not provided.

Digital Radiation Monitor
A unique sensor consisting of a Geiger-Müller tube and rate meter mounted in a small, heavy-duty plastic case. Sensor is battery operated and can be used with or without a computer for measurement of alpha, beta, and gamma radiation from background...
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