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Fred Raco, Jr.
Consultant,
RNDT, Inc., USA, Joined Jul 2002, 24

Fred Raco, Jr.

Consultant,
RNDT, Inc.,
USA,
Joined Jul 2002
24
00:36 Jun-19-2007
Computed Radiography Systems

We are in the process of looking at Computed Radiography Systems and would like to hear some feed back from current users. Any information you could supply would be greatly appreciated. Thanks, Fred Raco, Jr. - RNDT, Inc.


 
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Dent McIntyre
Consultant, NDE Manager NDELevel III/3
NDT Consultant, Canada, Joined Nov 1998, 252

Dent McIntyre

Consultant, NDE Manager NDELevel III/3
NDT Consultant,
Canada,
Joined Nov 1998
252
06:01 Jun-20-2007
Re: Computed Radiography Systems
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: We are in the process of looking at Computed Radiography Systems and would like to hear some feed back from current users. Any information you could supply would be greatly appreciated. Thanks, Fred Raco, Jr. - RNDT, Inc.
------------ End Original Message ------------

I have worked with CR for about 4 years now.
Stick with the big 3 manufacturers and evaluate software to see which one best fits your needs.
If "code" sensitivity is an issue it is much tougher to achieve with gamma sources.

Send me an e mail if you would like more detail.



 
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