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Introduction

The GE Precision 500D R/F course is a skills development course designed to provide the experienced service professional with the knowledge and skills necessary to service, calibrate and troubleshoot this R&F system

Prerequisites

To attend this course, the service professional must have a good understanding of the principles gained through attending Phase II and Phase III or two years equivalent experience in servicing R/F equipment. The service professional must also possess a good working knowledge of computers. In addition, some working knowledge of Unix is helpful.

Objectives

At the conclusion of this course participants will be able to:

  • Perform complete calibration of the GE Precision 500D control, image chain, and peripheral equipment

  • Evaluate system performance

  • Troubleshoot the majority of the system to component level

  • Perform CDRH testing on the GE Precision system to ensure compliance

Course Outline

DAY 1
  • Introduction

  • Course overview

  • 500D product overview              

  • Major components

    • System cabinet

    • JEDI

    • Imaging system

    • Positioning system

    • System communications

    • System Interconnections

    • OTS

DAY 2
  • Acronyms

  • Documentation

    • System tasks & procedures

    • System manual

    • Specifications

    • Schematics

  • Tools & test equipment

Lab Activities
  • Operational & Functional Checks

DAY 3
  • Specifications

    • Precision 500D Classical R&F

    • Tube Specs

Lab Activities
  • Covers & Panels

DAY 4
Theory of Operation
  • JEDI

  • Imaging System

  • Positioning System

  • System Communications

    • Block diagram – Bus routing

    • Can Bus

    • (RT) Real Time Bus

    • Ethernet

Lab Activities
  • Bus

  • Identification & Testing

DAY 5
  • Unix

    • Basics

    • Advanced

  • Networking

    • 500D Network overview

    • Bus topology

  • DICOM

    • Basics

    • Troubleshooting

Lab Activities
  • FTP

  • Telnet

  • DICOM emulator

    • Set up

    • Server

    • MWL

    • Print

DAY 6,7,8
  • System Service

  • System Tasks & Procedures

  • System configurations

  • System calibrations

    • Calibration interaction chart

Lab Activities
  • X-ray tube removal & replacement

  • System calibrations

  • Regulatory testing

  • IQST

  • Software reload

  • System Tasks & Procedures

    • Magic

    • Saturn

DAY 9
  • Schematics

    • Diagnostics

    • Troubleshooting

      • Error codes

      • JEDI system manual

      • Switches, Jumpers & LEDS


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