XL3 classic

The classic-series for fast on-site analyses

Analysers of the XL3 classic series are portable XRF-analyser instruments for elemental analysis with a wide range of applications. Program modules for further applications as well as individual calibrations can be upgraded at any time.

Areas of application

Specific product variants for different applications:

  • XL3 for the analysis of alloys
  • XL3 for electronics and plastics
  • XL3 for environmental and soil analyses
  • XL3 for mining
  • Checker for toys

Technical details

Weights and measures 244 x 230 x 95,5 mm; 1,3 kg (without battery)
X-ray tube Au-anode (standard) 50 kV, 40 µA, 2 Watt max.
Detector high performance Si-PIN-diode
Area /field of analysis from Cl (17) to U (92)
more than 25 elements, varies depending on measuring program
System electronics 533 MHz ARM 11CPU, 300 MHz DSP
80 MHz ASICS (application-specific integrated circuit) DSP for signal processing, MCA 4096 channels
32 MB internal system memory, 128 MB internal random-access memory
Operating system Nucleus OS™ from Mentor Graphics
Battery lithium-ion battery, for approx. 6-8 hours of continuous operation
Display VGA colour touch screen display
Database up to 10.000 measurements incl. spectra, CCD image optional
Data transfer USB, Bluetooth, serial (RS-232)
Safety password protection, scalable
Analysers alloy analysis, precious metals alloys, electronics, plastics, consumer goods, Signatur Match, SuperChem™-mode, layer thickness analysis, empirical calibration, empirical calibration in combination with FP
Matrix correction Compton normalisation (CN), fundamental parameters (FP)
correction for thickness for thin samples (plastic mode)
Display mode threshold value test (Pass / Fail / Inconclusive)
traffic light display
Data entry on-screen keyboard (touch-screen)
info input list writable by user
optional: Bluetooth bar code reader