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Subject: Re: Neutron detection, 5 (Multiple detectors?)
Date: Sep 30, 6:45 am
Poster: Mark Harriss

On Sep 30, 6:45 am, Mark Harriss wrote:

>I have seen optic fiber bundles used instead of cones for 10 or 20 % better performance, IIRC.

That sounds like a very good idea actually, glass fibre may be out of the question as i understand it needs to be fused at both ends, but the plastic stuff is more handleable, the ends can be cut with a hot knife and then have a usable termination, maybe potted up with a clear resin material.