Technical Specifications

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Biopsy Device Components

Reusable driver dimension 7.8in L x 2.9in W x 1.7in H
(19.8cm x 7.4cm x 4.3cm)
Reusable driver weight 17oz (500g)
Disposable needle specifications 14in L x 2 in W x 1.25in H
(35.6cm x 5.1cm x 3.2cm)
Disposable needle weight
with tubing set
9.5oz (269.3g)
Tissue filter diameter 2.4in (6.1cm)

Acquisition Workstation / Specimen Imaging Display

CPU Multi-core Intel
Memory 4GB RAM
Hard disk 500GB (approx. 10,000 patient files)
Storage media External USB flash drive
Display monitor 15in (38.1cm) WXGA (1366 x 768) color LCD display, touchscreen
Operating system Windows Embedded 7
Network connection 10, 100, 1000-Base-T; wireless 802.11 b/g/n
DICOM services Worklist, print, storage
User interface On-screen keyboard
Visualization enhancement 5 levels of image sharpening
Magnification Continuous image zoom .075X-20X
Annotations Circle

Console Control Display

Display monitor 7in (18cm) LED display
Operating system Embedded RTOS

X-ray Source

Energy range 20-35 kV
Anode type Tungsten
Tube current 1 mA
Exposure 10 mAs maximum
Focal spot size 50 µm
Filtration 125 µm beryllium
Pixel size and output image 20 µm 12bit
Active imaging area 3.3 cm x 2.5 cm


X-ray features Drawer interlock, key switch, fully shielded
Indicators Power, door closed, ready, X-ray on


Console weight 195lbs (88kg)
Voltage range Brevera 100 100 V-120 V
Voltage range Brevera 200 220 V-240 V
Operating frequency 50Hz-60Hz
Peak line current 9 Amps peak, 4 Amps typical
Power consumption 800W
Power cord length 20ft (6.1m)
Vacuum generated 26.5in Hg (66cm)
Cycle time 8 seconds for acquisition, imaging and verification

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