Fischione 1010 Low Angle Ion Mill

FOM Name:  Prep Fischione 1010
Model:  Fischione 1010
Contact:  Alex Kvit (, 608-265-4456
Center:  NIAC
Location:  MSE Room 161

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Ion Source Type Hollow Anode Design
Ion source settings range Voltage: 0.5 – 6 kV, Current: 3-8 mA
Specimen motion Full rotation (360º) or oscillation (0-+/- 179º)
Milling rate Varies with material
Gas requirements Argon equal to or greater than 99.998% and supplied at a pressure of 10psi (69 Mpa)
Microscope capability 200-2000X monocular microscope fitted with a CCD camera and color monitor
Turbo-molecular vacuum pump 70 lps (min). With no gas flow, ultimate chamber vacuum is 1 X 10-6 torr. Under normal milling conditions, the system vacuum is between 1 X 10-4 and 2 X 10-5 torr.