Both, the Tube Voltage and Tube Current are now at their maximum operating set points of 50 kV And 40 mA respectively. The X-ray tube is aged and ready for operation.
To enter the diffraction cabinet, PRESS the DOOR Button. This will cause the DOOR light to blink and may generate a Beeping sound to let you know that it is now SAFE to open the Doors to the main cabinet.
With the Doors open (See Figure 1), you will probably see a sample mounted from the previous run.
Camera Magnification Knob
Illuminator ON/OFF Button
Stage Mount Set Screw
Figure 6: Working part of Microdiffractometer