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U.S. Army Selects MinXray Portable X-ray Equipment for Field Use
Northbrook, IL March 5, 2008 – The U.S. Army has selected the MinXray MXRSLW Complete Portable Medical X-ray System Package as their new standard for field deployable and battlefield portable diagnostic radiography. This system consists of MinXray’s breakthrough model HF120/60HPPWV PowerPlus™ high frequency portable x-ray unit, the model XGSMKIVLW gas spring portable mobile stand with 16″ wheels, and the model HF100HSTC Hardigg mil spec system transport case. MinXray received a substantial initial order for these systems from the Defense Supply Center Philadelphia. See Photo
The HF120/60HPPWV PowerPlus™ produces 40-120 kVDC. Its unique High Burst ™ design enables output between 60-20 mA, even when used with 120 VAC input. This x-ray unit can be used worldwide with any voltage input between 100 VAC and 260 VAC, 50/60 Hz.
The XGSMKIVLW stand offers a unique design that converts within seconds between its folded, two-wheeled transport mode and a fully functional x-ray stand. The x-ray unit can be easily positioned for any view with both ambulatory and non-ambulatory patients.
The entire x-ray system of x-ray unit and stand weighs less than 97 lbs. and is compatible with digital and analog imaging media.
Hundreds of different MinXray portable medical units have been deployed with various branches of the U.S. armed forces for years. This new MinXray system offers power and weight advantages previously unavailable anywhere in the world.
MinXray, Inc. is an independent corporation founded in 1967 that is dedicated to providing compact portable and mobile radiological equipment for use where larger units are impractical, inaccessible or too costly.
Currently supplying the medical, veterinary, podiatric, dental and military markets, MinXray portable x-ray units represent the cutting edge in advanced electronic design. MinXray’s yellow units feature full-wave rectified, high frequency electronic platforms and possess the highest power-to-weight ratios available.
MinXray’s other conventional units, silver or white in color, are characterized by advanced solid-state electronics and control panel designs. All units are compatible with conventional imaging modalities and the latest in digital imaging.
Service after the sale is guaranteed by a superior distribution network, long-term warranties, and excellent factory technical support.
Information about this and all other MinXray models is available at OUR NEW WEBSITE- www.minxray.com or by calling 1-800-221-2245 (US and Canada) or 1-847-564-0323.
Northbrook, IL – based MinXray systems are used extensively in hospitals and remote locations across all seven continents, as well as for disaster response and forensics applications. MinXray units feature full-wave rectified high frequency electronic platforms and offer the highest power-to-weight ratios available today. When paired with digital image capture capabilities, the system becomes a completely self-contained imaging center. MinXray’s lightweight transportable digital systems provide high-quality diagnostic radiographic images within minutes to locations around the world, and allow electronic storage and transmission of images for interpretation to off-site specialists. Committed to customer service, MinXray personnel are involved in on-site set up and equipment training. For more information, visit MinXray.com.
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