Flaw Detectors

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Gap Registration, Camera Vision Detect & Reject Technology by Multi-Conveyor

August 7, 2015

Precision detection down to the millimeter! Multi-Conveyor has recently built a mild-steel constructed conveyor that provides gap registration and bent tip detection for a tubed product. The customer requested a detection system to detect a bent nozzle tip that was 4 mm out of center to be rejected. The camera/vision system has the ability to either enlarge or shrink this area of rejection...Read More

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Eddy Current Flaw Detectors feature 5.7 in. VGA display.

June 16, 2014

Available in 4 models, NORTEC 600 Series provides Application Selection menu, all-in-one display, real-time readings, and signal calibration in Freeze mode. NORTEC 600 delivers basic single frequency eddy current inspection; NORTEC 600C adds digital conductivity and coating thickness measurements; NORTEC 600S adds rotating scanner use; and NORTEC 600D adds dual frequency capabilities. Featuring IP66 rating for harsh field conditions, battery-powered units provide 10 hours of standard operation. Read More

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Flaw Detector supports range of applications.

October 3, 2013

To meet range of application requirements, OmniScan MX supports conventional eddy current testing (ECT), eddy current array (ECA), and bond testing (BT) C-scan technology via 2 module versions. Both modules are compatible with MXE (ECT/ECA) and MXB (BT C-scan) software, facilitating transition between technologies. In ECA mode, flaw detector can perform inspections through thin coatings on conductive material. C-scan BT technology is suited for honeycomb composite inspections. Read More

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Flaw Detector uses corrosion inspection software.

September 5, 2013

Available with portable EPOCH 600 Ultrasonic Flaw Detector, Corrosion Module includes automatic ultrasonic setups based on transducer selection, Automatic Gain Control, thickness gage measurement algorithm, V-Path correction, and transducer wear compensation using automatic zero function. Module also features corrosion-style data logger file types, color-coded Grid View, and timed B-scan view for fast data collection and consolidated reporting of areas of interest. Read More

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Flaw Detector Software offers simplified interface.

July 11, 2013

With single operation mode, every item of Omniscan v4.1 interface is always accessible. Title bar provides instant access to main display options, and most common functions are available through interactive menus of full-screen mode, offering tablet-like operation. For applications requiring multi-probe configuration, multi-group layouts are optimized so that scanner configuration is reflected in software interface. Position of different scans is determined by their distance to center of weld. Read More

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Flaw Detector offers portability and affordability.

June 25, 2013

Equipped with 8.4 in. touchscreen for displaying software interface, OmniScan® SX flaw detectors provide solution for linear zero-degree inspections, such as corrosion mapping and composite inspection, as well as weld inspection using one phased array group or one TOFD channel. Model SX PA is 16:64PR phased array unit, which is equipped with UT channel for pulse-echo, pitch-catch, or time-of-flight diffraction (TOFD) inspection techniques. Read More

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Flaw Detector provides numerous TOFD capabilities.

November 20, 2012

OmniScan MX2 supports 2-channel conventional ultrasound module (UT2), which can be used for TOFD (Time-of-Flight Diffraction) inspections, and onboard software featuring TOFD-specific capabilities/features. In addition to pulser voltages (340 V), PRF capabilities, and SNR, features include TOFD wizard, PCS calibration tool, multiple TOFD screen layouts, Lateral Wave straightening function, and B-scans that facilitate setups as well as improve acquisition displays and defect sizing. Read More

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Olympus NDT Introduces New Phased Array and Ultrasound Modules, NDT SetupBuilder, and OmniPC Software to Expand the Capabilities of the OmniScan MX2 Flaw Detector

November 19, 2012

Olympus NDT, the leader in industrial ultrasound phased array instrumentation, is pleased to introduce the latest hardware and software advances for the innovative OmniScan MX2 flaw detector. Olympus now offers the PA2 second generation Phased Array module with a UT channel, and the UT2 two-channel conventional ultrasound module that can be used for TOFD (Time-of-Flight Diffraction), as well as...Read More

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Flaw Detector utilizes phased array and ultrasound modules.

November 6, 2012

For expanded capabilities, OmniScan MX2 Flaw Detector is available with PA2 Phased Array module with UT channel, and UT2 two-channel conventional ultrasound module that can be used for Time-of-Flight Diffraction. NDT SetupBuilder software can create inspection setups based on configuration of component or part to be inspected, while OmniPC software revision provides comprehensive data analysis capabilities for inspection data acquired with flaw detector. Read More

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Phased Array Flaw Detector features 10.4 in. touchscreen.

May 6, 2011

With optimized data storage capacity and transfer rate, OmniScan MX2 provides inspection capabilities for manual and automated phased array applications. Integral 10.4 in. LCD touchscreen facilitates navigation, text input, and parameter setup, while SD card and USB interfaces provide connectivity. Fully compatible with phased array modules already in field, modular instrument comes with all software options, including multigroup, time-of-flight diffraction, and weld overlay wizard. Read More

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Inspection System provides semi-automated corrosion mapping.

July 13, 2010

Comprised of OmniScan MX PA flaw detector, OmniScan MXU software with corrosion mapping, and HydroFORM Phased Array Probe Carrier with Mini-Wheel encoder, HydroFORM System provides non-destructive testing of metal plates, pipes, and welded components for detection of internal corrosion, mid-wall anomalies, and environmentally damage mechanisms. Phased array probes cover area up to 2.36 in. wide at speed of 3.93 ips with data increment size of .039 x .039 in. in scan and index direction. Read More

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Ultrasonic Flaw Detector features rugged, portable design.

June 23, 2010

Available in 2 hardware configurations, EPOCH 600 can be adjusted with knob or navigation area on keypad. Key standard flaw detection features include 400 V PerfectSquare(TM) tunable square wave pulser, digital filtering, single shot measurements at up to 2,000 Hz PRF, dynamic DAC/TVG, onboard DGS/AVG, and Echo-to-Echo measurements with gate tracking. Built to withstand hazardous environments, battery-powered unit includes transflective VGA display and onboard memory for up to 50,000 waveform files. Read More

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Wire Rope Tester utilizes non-destructive testing methods.

April 16, 2010

Using non-destructive electromagnetic-inductive technology, RopeQ assesses inner and outer wires and strands of wire rope. Verifiable conditions can then be compared against discard criteria to ensure safe use. Able to detect flaws not visible on surface, tool fastens to wire rope assemblies and records series of interior images along entire length. Diagnostic survey pinpoints all areas and degrees of degradation, ensuring reliable, accurate, and repetitive results. Read More

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Inspection System checks circumferential welds in pipes.

December 10, 2009

Consisting of COBRA 1-axis manual scanner, OmniScan® MX Phased Array flaw detector with 16:128 module, and OmniScan MXU software, system offers inspection solution for circumferential welds in pipes with diameters as small as 0.84 in. OD. Featuring spring-loaded design, COBRA clamps onto carbon steel and stainless steel pipes and can hold 2 low-profile phased array probes for complete inspection of weld in one pass. Scanner is waterproof, rustproof, and CE compliant. Read More

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Immersion Ultrasonic Testing Service provides flaw detection.

September 30, 2009

Using ultrasonic immersion detector, Elektron® Ultrasonix operator can ultrasonically check products to Aerospace Material Specification AMS 2154. Automatic ultrasonic flaw detection within immersion tank removes inherent operator error, enabling repeatable checking of material cleanliness. Supported by K-scan data acquisition and analysis software, machine is custom-built to check both round billet and flat plate or extrusions. Scanning envelope accommodates parts up to 3,000 x 1,000 x 450 mm. Read More

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Ultrasonic Flaw Detectors offer phased array imaging.

December 8, 2008

Designed with horizontal case and sunlight-readable VGA display, EPOCH 1000 Series features 6 kHz max pulse rate frequency with single-shot measurements, tunable square wave pulser, digital receiver, and digital filter sets for signal-to-noise clarity. Phased array imaging allows simultaneous inspection of multiple focal laws and various angles in single scan. Detectors are suited for inspections in oil, gas, and petrochemical as well as power generation, aerospace, and manufacturing. Read More

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Ultrasonic Flaw Detectors offer flexibility as needs change.

August 25, 2008

Available in 3 upgradeable models, Phasor Flaw Detectors are suited for applications ranging from corrosion monitoring to defect detection and sizing. Portable phased array Phasor XS provides highest resolution and probability of inspection, while mid-level Phasor 16/16 Weld combines phased array and conventional capability and produces full color image scans that can be stored as jpg for remote analysis. Phasor CV offers conventional, single-channel ultrasonic flaw detection. Read More

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Eddy Current Flaw Detectors feature color display.

August 7, 2008

Phasec 3 is single-frequency instrument for crack and corrosion detection and conductivity and coating measurements, while Phasec 3s adds dynamic rotating inspection capability and Phasec 3d adds dual-frequency capability to 3s for inspection at 2 different depths. Devices feature ¼ VGA TFT display with choice of 8 color combinations to differentiate between stored and active signals. Units have onboard memory for 200 setups and 200 traces, USB connectivity, and battery life up to 6 hr. Read More

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Flaw Detector incorporates EC and ECA technologies.

July 9, 2008

OmniScan® MXE flaw detector offers eddy current (EC) and eddy current array (ECA) technologies used to detect surface and slight subsurface defects in metallic structures. Included MXE v2.0 software offers interface with step-by-step Wizard Assistance Menu that accelerates calibration and setup of application parameters. Alarm features offer flexible setup conditions, and other features include raster scan function as well as seamless switch between EC inspection and ECA inspection. Read More

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GE Opens Non-Destructive Testing Display

April 9, 2008

Customers visiting GE Aviation's Customer Technical Education Center can see how GE's inspection equipment is used in the aviation industry Billerica, Mass. - April 2, 2008. - Today, GE Sensing & Inspection Technologies opens its customer display area at GE Aviation's Customer Technical Education Center (CTEC) in Cincinnati, Ohio. CTEC is GE Aviation's state-of-the art training facility,...Read More