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Powerful and Ergonomic

The X50 is D2M partner North Star Imaging’s one of most popular models for electronics, aerospace components and medical devices. It offers an excellent balance of power and space sensitivity. The system can handle products up to 12” in size while seated nicely in your failure analysis lab or busy production line.

Powerful X-Ray Software

Each new innovation is designed to improve capabilities, increase speed, or downright create a solution the industry has never seen before

System Specifications

System Capabilities

  • X-ray Energies from 10kV-240kV
  • Geometric Magnification: Up to 4000x
  • Overall Maximum System Resolution: better than 1μm
  • Meets ASTM E2597 Standard
  • 8” (20cm) diameter x 12” (30cm) tall nominal part envelope

CT Software

  • Comprehensive acquisition, processing and archival program with user-friendly interface
  • High performance image processing and measurement functions
  • Non-proprietary multiple image format output/input. DICONDE compliant
  • Automated program functions for fast analysis
  • Multiple window interface for display of raw image, processed image, density data, etc.
  • Computed Tomography acquisition module
  • Optional 3D Computed Tomography calibration, reconstruction and visualization
  • Optional 4D Computed Tomography
  • Available with vorteX

X-RAY Source

  • Voltage Range: 10kV-240kV
  • Minimum Focal Spot Size: <1μm
  • X-ray Tube Types: Nano-focus, Micro-focus, Mini-focus, Open
  • or Sealed, Transmission or Directional or Dual Head

X-RAY Detector

  • Digital X-ray Detector Types: Flat Panel (DDA), Linear Diode Array (LDA), Image Intensifier
  • Grade Options: Standard or CT Premium, 14bit or 16bit
  • DDetector Size: Up to 16” x 16” (40cm x 40cm)


  • Maximum Sample Weight: 25lbs (11kg)
  • Scan Travel (customization available): Vertical = 12” (30cm), Horizontal = 12” (30cm), Z axis (source to detector) = 53” (134cm), Tilt = +20°/-10°, Rotation = 360° continuous (*Exact measurements vary depending on tube, detector and optional configurations)
    Part Manipulation Control:

    • All drives variable speed joystick controlled
    • Each axis is independently controlled
  • Control-X: Programmable CNC controlled automated scanning with automatic image processing and archiving capabilities


  • External Dimensions:
    • 87” Wide, 52” Deep, 79” Tall (221cm Wide, 132cm Deep, 201cm Tall)
  • Cabinet Features: Cable access port with cover, interior lighting, powered sliding access door(s), leaded glass viewing window, safety light curtains
  • Steel/lead/steel construction
  • Meets or exceeds 21 CFR 1020.40 and EN 61010-2-091 2012
  • Touch screen operation
  • System includes one ergonomic desk and chairs