Accession Number:

ADD007729

Title:

Geiger-Mueller Tube with a Re-entrant Insulator at Opposing Sealed Ends Thereof.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1979-12-25

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

An improved cylindrical Geiger-Mueller tube with a life at least ten times greater than that heretofore obtainable includes a re-entrant insulator at each end of the tube to support the coaxial anode and to shield the tube ends from the Geiger discharge. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Nuclear Instrumentation

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE