The Compass™ comes equipped with a 12 position sample wheel for processing multiple samples, automated and unattended. The Compass™ may also utilize an 8-position filter wheel for superior background reduction and premium ppm-level detection. Additionally, units include air or vacuum and Helium flush for liquids and light element analysis as well as multiple excitation spot sizes.

Key Differentiation Features:

  • Compact sleek design with portability
  • Air, Vacuum, and He for increased sensitivity
  • User-friendly software package
  • Tablet or desktop operation
  • Budget-conscious

Compass MPX Specifications


Exterior: 310mm x 400mm x 200mm
Chamber size: 214mm diameter x 71mm height

Sample Types

Solids, Liquids, Powders


Si-Pin/SDD; 130-160eV

Excitation Source

4W/40kV ; 12W/60kV (available)
Rh (other anodes are available)
Sample Types
Spot Size: Up to Nine
View: Single Camera
Orientation: Stationary or Spin
Volume: 1-12 (Custom trays available)
Excitation Method
Up to 8 filters
Instrument Control
Desktop or Tablet,
Desktop or Tablet; Windows 8/10
Power Capabilities
100-240 V, 50/60 Hz
Measurement Media
Air (Vacuum and He available)
Element Range
CE, RoHS, Radiation

Introducing Benchtop XRF

About Us

Since its incorporation over two decades ago, IXRF Systems has proven itself as a leader in x-ray microanalysis. IXRF uses innovative design and technology for example, IXRF remains the only EDS company capable of using the SEM PC, offering a “One PC Solution.”

Our Location

Contact Us

IXRF Sytems, Inc. reserves the right to change specifications without notice. Copyright 2015 IXRF Systems Inc.

10421 Old Manchaca Rd., Suite 620
Austin, TX 78748
Telephone: 512.386.6100
Fax: 512.386.6105