Der Göpeldynamo von Siemens & Halske im Einsatz, 1907.

X-ray Images at 2 Horsepower

How X-rays went mobile 

Stefan Dirnberger
Published on October 1, 2020

It is said that the greatest happiness on earth is sitting in the saddle of a horse – and, believe it or not, the success of an X-ray examination also once depended on our four-legged friends. 

Röntgenwagen der preußischen Armee, Hergestellt von Siemens & Halske, um 1904. 

Der mobile Kopf-CT-Scanner SOMATOM, 2019.

Stefan Dirnberger
Stefan Dirnberger
By Stefan Dirnberger

Expert for History Communication and Historian at the Siemens Healthineers Historical Institute