Vial Shield
This Vial Shield is designed to aid in preparation of radiopharmaceuticals that require boiling.

Vents are located to minimize scatter leakage, boiling water can circulate freely around the vial, heating the solution rapidly and uniformly. The carrying handle makes it easy to lower and remove the vial from the boiling water bath.

The vial is constructed of lead .25" (.64 cm) thick. A 5.6 density flush mounted lead glass window provides protection and visibility. The radiation level for 25 mCi of Tc-99m is reduced to background.

Specifications:
  • Dimensions: 2" dia x 3.875" h (5 x 9.8 cm)
  • Lead Shielding: .25" thick (.64 cm)
  • Accommodates Vial Sizes: up to 1.5" dia x 3.125" h (3.8 x 7.9 cm)
  • Weight (including handle): 3 lb (1.4 kg)

Click for a larger view