Ion Drive Turbo V™ Source
       
     
Ion Drive Turbo V™ Source (Past Version)
       
     
Ion Drive Turbo V™ Source (Updated Version)
       
     
Ion Drive Turbo V™ Source on other platforms
       
     
Ion Drive Turbo V™ Source - Details
       
     
Ion Drive Turbo V™ Source
       
     
Ion Drive Turbo V™ Source

This project began as a result of updates to the IEC61010 safety standard. The Ion Drive Turbo V™ Source, is an existing product that required the addition of covers to achieve compliance with the updated standard.

For further information:

https://sciex.com/products/ion-sources/ion-drive-turbo-v-source

Ion Drive Turbo V™ Source (Past Version)
       
     
Ion Drive Turbo V™ Source (Past Version)

This is the past version of the Ion Drive Turbo V™ Source, installed on the QTRAP™5500 mass spectrometer. This is how it looked prior to our cover design to address IEC1010 compliance. 

Ion Drive Turbo V™ Source (Updated Version)
       
     
Ion Drive Turbo V™ Source (Updated Version)

This shows the updated IEC1010 compliant Ion Drive Turbo V™ Source, installed on the QTRAP™5500 Mass Spectrometer.

Ion Drive Turbo V™ Source on other platforms
       
     
Ion Drive Turbo V™ Source on other platforms

It was also required that a single version of the source work across product platforms. To achieve this, a trade off decision to redesign the front dress panel for the Time-of-Flight platform was made. The updated source can be seen here with a lowered “skirt” below the source and multiple changes throughout, to achieve aesthetic consistency with the QTRAP™5500

Ion Drive Turbo V™ Source - Details
       
     
Ion Drive Turbo V™ Source - Details

Here are a few great detail shots of features we really love.

The design style of this Source was developed to work with the following platforms:

QTRAP™    |    TRIPLE QUAD™    |    TripleTOF®

1) Viewing Windows, Ergonomic features, Handles, and grips for source removal, 

2) Stability feet for passing tilt tests.

3) Tower cover, ventilation grills.

4) Ventilation grills for achieving thermal requirements.