Oxford Instruments, a leading provider of X-ray fluorescence (XRF) analysers for mining and exploration professionals worldwide,along with its partner United Scientific (Pty) Ltd,will show its range of products at Investing in African Mining Indaba™, Cape Town, 8-11 February.

The Oxford Instrumentscomprehensive range of high performance, rugged, user friendly XRF analysers is suitable for the strictest analysis requirements from front end exploration and core logging to mine mapping, grade control and environmental testing. Included in the range is the X-MET7500 handheld XRF analyser which can be used for the direct measurement of a wide range of elements from magnesium (Mg) to uranium (U) in drill cores, cuttings, rock, powders and more providing field analysis results in seconds.A rugged enclosure and IP54 rating (NEMA 3) withstands the harshest working environments. The X-MET7500 is easy to use meaning that minimal training is required. Optimised to work with Trimble® and other brands of GPS receivers, the X-MET7500 enables the user to combine location data with analysis results for mine mapping for convenient and powerful data management.

Visitors are invited to come and discuss their mining analysis applications at stand 1226.