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TOPIQ | The New ACTOR 2 Sample Changer for Automating Your Single Crystal Workflow

More than 70 ACTOR sample changing robots have been installed in laboratories and synchrotron beamlines worldwide. ACTOR 2 is the next logical step in the evolution of the ACTOR system, incorporating the latest software and hardware improvements. ACTOR 2 offers the best performance for completely automated sample mounting, centering and data collection. In this webinar, the new features of the ACTOR 2 system will be explained and demonstrated:


  1. A new 6-axis robot arm
  2. A touch screen teaching pendant
  3. A cryo-tolerant gripper
  4. The Rigaku Intelligent Goniometer Head (IGH)
  5. CrysAlisPro Robotics control



Mark DelCampo