To accomplish the goal of making a wrist coil a plastic table was made to hold the coils. To test this setup a tomato was used, because it has quite the same height as a wrist:
Wrist (tomato) scanner
Since it has not the same width as a wrist the loading of the signal probes will be wrong and thus they are slightly of frequency, which result in lower image quality. Nevertheless it bears comparison with the original:
To see quite the same slice as a photo, move the mouse over the image. The tomato was cut after the scan, so the slice is not perfectly at the same position. Klick the image to see a blending animation (1.3 MB)!
With the tomato we also performed a
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