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Friday, 29 July 2011
QEMSCAN Filament Life
Currently the tungsten filament in our QEMSCAN system Camborne School of Mines, University of Exeter, UK has been running for 6376 hours (since 15th December 2011) which is well over 8 months. Is this a record for tungsten filaments? Comments welcome on life spans of your filaments!