Shamrock 163

The Shamrock 163 is the most compact research-grade Czerny-Turner spectograph on the market. Its 163 mm focal length, high F/3.6 aperture and wide range of seamlessly interchangeable gratings, slits and light coupling accessories make it the ideal tool for general benchtop spectroscopy measurements.

  • Compact & rugged design
  • Imaging-configurable platform
  • Wide range of interchangeable gratings
  • Variety of fixed slits
  • Large choice of light coupling interfaces

Shamrock 163 Imaging Spectrographs

Versatile compact benchtop spectrograph

The Shamrock 163 is the most compact research-grade Czerny-Turner spectograph on the market. Its 163 mm focal length, high F/3.6 aperture and wide range of seamlessly interchangeable gratings, slits and light coupling accessories make it the ideal tool for general benchtop spectroscopy measurements.

Key Specifications
Focal Length (mm) 163
Aperture F#/3.6
Focal Plane Size (mm WxH) 28 x 10
Wavelength Resolution (nm) 0.25
Wavelength Reproducibility (nm) 0.05
Size (mm) 198 x 216 x 96
Weight (kg) 3.5
Grating Size 40 x 40
Features Benefits
Compact & rugged design with horizontal and vertical mounting positions Portability & ease of integration
Imaging-configurable platform for multi-track spectroscopy Lens-based accessories enable optimisation of system performance for low cross-talk, multi-leg fibre signal simultaneous acquisition
Wide range of interchangeable gratings With simple precision locking mechanism for seamless upgradability
Variety of fixed slits Interchangeable laser-cut precision slits with widths ranging from 10 µm to 200 μm
Large choice of light coupling interfaces Includes fibre-optics and C-mount microscope couplers
Calibrated micrometer drive for wavelength selection Simple & rapid wavelength adjustment
Available for use with a wide range of cameras: Including – CCD's, EMCCD's and ICCD's. Coupled to Andor's compact, high performance USB 2.0 camera, the iDus CCD detector system, the Shamrock 163 spectrograph provides the ideal tool for absorption/transmission, fluorescence, reflection and source characterization. The Shamrock 163 spectrograph is also available as a stand-alone option for use with an existing or third party CCD or array detector.

Suitable Detectors

Newton EMCCD Cameras

  • < 1e- readout noise
  • -100°C TE cooling & Ultravac™ technology
  • Crop mode for > 1,515 sps
  • USB 2.0 connectivity

Newton CCD Cameras

  • VUV to NIR sensor options
  • -100°C TE cooling & Ultravac™ technology
  • UltraVac™ - guaranteed hermetic vacuum seal technology
  • Crop mode for > 1,610 sps
  • USB 2.0 connectivity

iDus InGaAs Cameras

  • 1.7 and 2.2 µm options
  • Peak QE greater than 80%
  • -90°C TE cooling & Ultravac™ technology
  • USB 2.0 connectivity

iDus Cameras

  • VUV to NIR sensor options
  • -100°C TE cooling & Ultravac™ technology
  • UltraVac™ - guaranteed hermetic vacuum seal technology
  • USB 2.0 connectivity

iStar Intensified CCD Cameras

  • < 2ns gating
  • 5 MHz readout platform
  • Comprehensive binning options - Crop & Fast Kinetic modes
  • Large choice of Gen 2 &3 intensifiers
  • USB 2.0 connectivity

iXon EMCCD Camera Series

  • Single photon sensitive
  • Fast image frame rates
  • -100°C TE cooling & Ultravac™ technology
  • RealGain™
  • Crop mode

Accessories

Fibers

PART NO. DESCRIPTION
ME-OPT-8004 Fiber Optic Cable UV SMA-SMA 50 mic X 2m
SR-OPT-8002 1 way fibre 100um core (LOH-VIS/NIR)
SR-OPT-8007 2 way fibre 100um core(LOH-VIS/NIR)
SR-OPT-8014 1 way fibre 100um core(HOH-UV/VIS)
SR-OPT-8015 2 way fibre 100um core(HOH-UV/VIS)
SR-OPT-8019 1-WAY FIBRE BUNDLE 200um(LOH-VIS/NIR)
SR-OPT-8020 2 WAY FIBRE 200uM CORE(LOH-VIS/NIR)
SR-OPT-8024 Fibre Bundle 200um core(HOH-UV/VIS)
SR-OPT-8025 2 WAY FIBRE 200uM CORE(HOH-UV/VIS)
SR-OPT-8039 Single Fibre 100um core (LOH-VIS/NIR)

Lens & Fiber Adapters

PART NO. DESCRIPTION
SR1-ASM-0023 C-Mount Adapter for SR163
SR1-ASM-8032 SR163 Fixed Fibre Adapter
SR1-ASM-8035 SR163 SMA Adapter
SR1-ASM-8036 SR163 Fiber Adapter for Slit & Shutter
SR1-ASZ-8033 SR163 Correction Lens Adapter, SMA Input
SR1-ASZ-8034 SR163 Correction Lens Adapter,Slit Input

Slits

PART NO. DESCRIPTION
SR1-ASM-0020 SR163 Adjustable Slit
SR1-ASM-7003 Filter Holder for SR163 (Circular)
SR1-ASM-7004 Filter Holder for SR163 (Rectangular)
SR1-ASM-8038 SR163 Standard Slit and Fiber Holder
SR1-SLH-0010-3 SR163 fixed slit 10um X 3mm for shutter
SR1-SLH-0025-3 SR163 fixed slit 25um X 3mm for shutter
SR1-SLH-0050-3 SR163 fixed slit 50um X 3mm for shutter
SR1-SLH-0075-3 SR163 fixed slit 75um X 3mm for shutter
SR1-SLH-0100-3 SR163 fixed slit 100um X 3mm for shutter
SR1-SLH-0200-3 SR163 fixed slit 200um X 3mm for shutter
SR1-SLT-0010-3 SR163 fixed slit 10um X 3mm high
SR1-SLT-0025-3 SR163 fixed slit 25um X 3mm high
SR1-SLT-0050-3 SR163 fixed slit 50um X 3mm high
SR1-SLT-0075-3 SR163 fixed slit 75um X 3mm high
SR1-SLT-0100-3 SR163 fixed slit 100um X 3mm high
SR1-SLT-0200-3 SR163 fixed slit 200um X 3mm high
SR1-SLT-0500-3 SR163 fixed slit 500um X 3mm high

Other Accessories

PART NO. DESCRIPTION
SR-ASM-0024 SR-163 Pen-Ray lamp mount
SR1-SHT-9003 SR163 shutter + correction optic-IDUS/n
SR1-SHT-9004 SR163 shutter + correction optic-classic
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