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Basic MRI Safety Advice

Scissor demonstration

The video below demonstrates what happens when a pair of scissors get close to an MRI scanner. It also demonstrates the projectile effect.


Quench – view from outside

This video shows the importance of a vent system by demonstrating the quench of a 1.5 Tesla magnet.