Cobalt 60 radiotherapy machine using 'lazytongs' mechanism (single prototype)

Made:
1956-1966 in London

Cobalt 60 radiotherapy machine using 'lazytongs' mechanism (single prototype), treatment head and supports only, by Servotec Ltd., 265 Finchley Road, London, NW3, England, c. 1961.

Details

Category:
Radiomedicine
Object Number:
1986-1471
Materials:
lead, steel and tungsten-lead
type:
teletherapy machines and radioactive material, therapeutics (radiotherapy) teletherapy machines and therapeutics (radiotherapy)
credit:
Canterbury and Thanet Health Authority