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North Star Imaging

  • Last modified 2 years ago
  • High Wycombe, UK

Our new state of the art UK laboratory is located in High Wycombe at the European Head office of Instron (  This lab houses a North Star Imaging X5000 CT system which has a scanning area of 1.2m by 0.8m and utilises a 240kV microfocus X-ray tube and a 40cm x 40cm, 100um  pixel pitch detector.  With this system we can scan samples from around 1cm in size up to the maximum 1.2m tall scanning envelope and can achieve a best resolution in the region of 5um.

Our laboratory provides industrial DR (digital radiography) and CT (computed tomography) services for:

  • Internal measurements
  • 3D CAD comparisons
  • Void and/or porosity analysis
  • Surface reconstructions for reverse engineering
  • Finite Element Analysis
  • Failure Analysis
  • Instron House
    Cressex Business Park
    Coronation Road
    High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
    HP12 3SY
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North Star Imaging Introduces Robotic Loader

North Star Imaging Introduces Robotic Loader

15th August 2017 0 comments

North Star Imaging (NSI)’s new robotiX technology can be added to the company’s standard X-ray and CT systems, or to existing NSI systems, to make automatic part loading and unloading easy.