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To share the latest developments within Raybloc and the radiation shielding industry along with some of the teams vast knowledge with you on all things "X-ray”.

The fine art of X-ray protection

Similar to light from a light bulb, X-rays consist of photons, discrete packets of energy that can be interpreted as particles. Visible light is reflected and a...

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What are X-rays and why do we need X-ray Shielding

The electromagnetic spectrum covers the range of wavelengths of electromagnetic radiation, spanning from radio waves of longest wavelength to gamma rays; the sh...

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The best location for Warning Lights

It may be commonly over looked when using an x-ray room day in and day out but at some point somebody has put a lot of thought in to one specific thing… where...

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X-ray “Door” or “Door Set”, What is the Difference and Why Does it Matter?

When designing, upgrading, or constructing a new x-ray facility, one of the most overlooked items in radiation protection is the requirements around shielding t...

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Extreme X-ray Shielding. What is a “Heavy Lead Project” ?… and what you need to know! 

With new innovation in imaging technology comes new challenges in protecting the user and patient.  Most commonly, lead sheet can be used to protect staff and ...

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The History Of The X-ray Screen: The Past, Present And The Future!

With the innovation in x-ray technology comes new opportunities in medical facilities.  Over the past 20 years alone for example, we have seen x-rays move from...

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What is “shielding you with excellence”?

We owe the discovery of x-rays the credit for countless cases of successful medical diagnoses. Today, radiographers, dentists, chiropractors, scientists and tec...

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Raybloc’s Review of UKRC 2017

Raybloc were one of the 110 exhibitors at this years UK Radiological and Radiation Oncology Congress in Manchester, 12th – 14th June. Firstly, time for som...

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Top 15 Radiation Protection Glass Suppliers

Raybloc X-ray Protection (Ltd) have been featured in the global top 15 radiation glass suppliers! Find out more...  ...

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