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soumya halder
NDT Inspector,
Bureau Veritas Industrial Services, United Arab Emirates (UAE), Joined Jun 2015, 25

soumya halder

NDT Inspector,
Bureau Veritas Industrial Services,
United Arab Emirates (UAE),
Joined Jun 2015
25
15:54 Jun-16-2015
greater penetration power ? longitudinal or shear wave

if i have two type of sound mode one is longitudinal and other is shear wave, and frequency is same, so my question is which ever is greater penetration power ? longitudinal of shear wave. and also my answer is both. but if the answer is not both , then send me the wright answer , its urgent

 
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john
john
18:02 Jun-16-2015
Re: greater penetration power ? longitudinal or shear wave
In Reply to soumya halder at 15:54 Jun-16-2015 (Opening).

please explain your "guess" as both?

 
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George Crowe
Consultant, AEROSPACE NDT
Self Employed, United Kingdom, Joined May 2013, 30

George Crowe

Consultant, AEROSPACE NDT
Self Employed,
United Kingdom,
Joined May 2013
30
11:15 Jun-23-2015
Re: greater penetration power ? longitudinal or shear wave
In Reply to soumya halder at 15:54 Jun-16-2015 (Opening).

Longitudinal Sound has approximately twice the velocity on Shear Waves. As a result the longitudinal wavelengths are twice as long as shear waves. This results in less scatter and deeper penetration of longitudinal waves when compared to shear waves.

 
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