Compact PET Shipping System for Vial Pig
The Compact PET Shipping System for Vial Pigs is designed to transport a 10 ml or 30 ml vial containing high-energy radionuclides. Designed to conserve space and minimize weight, the entire system weighs only 50 lb. An important feature is that the shipping container can be placed at a convenient height while the pig is easily removed from the shipping case. For added safety and convenience, the vial pig can then be placed in the 042-466 Dose Drawing System for drawing doses from the vial.

The system meets DOT II Type A packaging requirements when shipping up to 2.5 Ci of FDG F-18.

PET Shipping System for Vial Pigs consists of:
  • PET Vial Pig
  • Absorbent Sheets
  • Shipping Container with lead shielding
Specifications

001-706 Vial Pig
  • Dimensions:
    Exterior: 6.63" h x 4.15" dia (16.8 x 10.5 cm)
    Interior: 2.76" h x 1.51" dia (7 x 3.8 cm)
  • Lead Shielding:
    Sides and Bottom: 1" thick (2.5 cm)
    Top: 1.75" (4.4 cm)
  • Weight: 21.3 lb (9.7 kg)
001-724 PET Shipping System, Vial
  • Dimensions:
    Container: 11.75" l x 11.75" w x 12.5" h (29.8 x 29.8 x 31.8 cm)
    Cubic Feet: ~1 cu ft (.03 cu meters)
  • Weight (Combined): 49.7 lb (22.5 kg)

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