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RAD150 Chapter 5

What are the 3 main components of the x-ray imaging system? x-ray tube, high voltage generator, operating console
What is the purpose of the line compensator? measures and adjusts incoming voltage to 220V
What are the 4 types of exposure timers? synchronous, electronic, mAs, AEC
What is the first component of the imaging system to receive power & where does it send that power? autotransformer to high-voltage generator & filament circuit
What are the 3 parts of the high-voltage generator? high-voltage transformer, filament transformer, rectifiers
Which part of the imaging system controls focal spot size? filament transformer
How many pulses per second are produced with 1/2 wave rectification? Full wave? 60; 120
What is the voltage ripple for a single-phase generator? Three-phase 6 pulse? Three-phase 12 pulse? High Frequency? 100 14 4 1
How many pulses per second does a three-phase, 6 pulse generator produce? 360
Created by: SCash21