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Carestream® Kodak® BioMax® XAR Film

size 5 in. (13 cm) × 7 in. (18 cm), Kodak XAR-2 166 0760

Synonym: autoradiography film, xray film



Related Categories Autoradiography, Autoradiography Film, Carestream Kodak, Carestream Kodak Autoradiography, Carestream Kodak Biomax XAR film,
mfr. no.   Kodak XAR-2 166 0760
packaging   pkg of 50 ea individually packaged
size   5 in. (13 cm) × 7 in. (18 cm)


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General description

• Coated with emulsion on both sides of the clear base.
• Recommended for chemiluminescence.
• Very versatile for autoradiography with high or low energy isotopes.
• Sensitivity can be increased with intensifying screens when using low-energy isotopes.
• When handling film in a darkroom, Kodak LED Safelight Darkroom Illuminator is recommended.
• All the XAR films are the same, just packaged differently.

Each sheet of film is packaged individually and sealed in a light-tight envelope. With high-energy emitters, the film may be exposed directly through the envelope without the use of exposure cassettes or holders.


Kodak X-OMAT AR film was reformulated to become BioMax XAR film.

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BioMax is a registered trademark of Carestream Health, Inc.

Carestream is a registered trademark of Carestream Health, Inc.

Kodak is a registered trademark of Eastman Kodak Company

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