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Californium-252 (Cf-252)


Cf-252 sources are neutron emitters. They are applied in oil exploration including wireline logging and logging while drilling. Cf-252 sources are manufactured to withstand forces encountered during logging without compromising encapsulation integrity. Isotope JSC supplies Cf-252 sources of the Russian design. There is a wide variety of standard designs and activities.


Material: Stainless steel

Radioisotope Cf-252 is incorporated into intermetallic matrix or as an oxide. Later it is encapsulated into stainless steel components sealed by argon-arc (TIG) welding.

Technical advantages

Cf-252 sources have a recommended 10-15 years of service life.

The radioactive content and radiation output measurements stated in the product certification are traceable to national standards.


Isotope JSC is ready to supply Cf-252 sources as we represent Russian isotope products manufacturers that have unique technical expertise and production capacities. We collaborate with ROSATOM State Corporation enterprises to guarantee the high quality of supplied products. Our client-oriented approach contributed to Isotope JSC's becoming one of the leaders in the global isotope sales market.

Isotope JSC has a world-class distribution system including a unique order management software. Thanks to carefully managed logistics, we ensure on-time deliveries of all our products.

Your personal manager: Vladmir Fesenko
E-mail: VSFesenko@isotop.ru
Tel.: +7 (495) 981-96-16 (ext. 228)

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