Allectra is a manufacturer of electrical and mechanical feedthroughs for UHV and High Vacuum.
Allectra GmbH was founded in 2002 in Berlin and now manufactures and supplies a full range of HV (high vacuum) and UHV (ultra high vacuum) components including custom products all over the world. Allectra Limited was started in 2003 in Sussex to promote the products on a worldwide basis. The Allectra sales and service network is also supported by offices in France and Italy. Today, global customers include universities, major Synchrotron laboratories and High Technology companies.
Allectra manufacture electrical feedthroughs, cables, mechanical components and other items including quick access doors, load locks, vacuum chambers and optical components including viewports.
The company is actively involved in the development of new products which can yield technical advantage or cost-saving over conventional components. Our new product range includes Pressure Burst Disks - low pressure versions, a new version of our Triaxial Feedthrough with both small dimensions and high quality connectors, radiation resistant Kapton® insulated wires and radiation resistant wire with PEEK insulation.
Allectra Ltd recently supplied some water-cooled masks, scatter guard and cooling circuits for the new I02 Versatile Macromolecular X-tallography in-situ (VMXi) beamline under construction at the Diamond Light Source.
Allectra has created a Tapered flight tube as part of a £2 million upgrade to add a Super Mirror Guide (manufactured in Switzerland) to the TOSCA Instrument at the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory in the UK with the aim of increasing the efficiency of the instrument.
Our customer needed to correct a sample loading misalignment and was looking for a port aligner for his load lock system.
Allectra create a 'Cryo' feedthrough for Ultracold Atoms Lab, Quantum Technology Hub – University of Nottingham
Allectra recently supplied a ‘Cryo’ feedthrough assembly to the Ultracold Atoms Lab, Quantum Technology Hub at the University of Nottingham.
Components include Sub-D feedthroughs, Pressure Burst Disks (including low pressure and ultra low pressure versions), Radiation Hard UHV cables and custom solutions.