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An article in “Composites World Magazine” showcases Non
Destructive Testing of aero-structures
with Laser Shearography.
Over the years Dantec Dynamics has supplied many solutions for the
aerospace industry. Referring to specific customer projects
several of these cases are examined to outline the advantages of
using Laser Shearography for automated defect detection.
Pulse thermography is a non-contact test method that is ideal for
the characterization of thin fil
ms and coatings or the detection
defects. With a remarquable short test time and a high detection
sensitivity, the Telops TESTD-PT is the perfect tool for non-
destructive testing. With such high frame rates, it is even
to investigate highly conductive or diffusive materials.
Available to order from stock in a range of 5MHz – 7.5MHz and from
16 to 64 elements. Designed w
ith piezo-composite elements, Phoenix
phased array probes provide high-resolution imaging to maximise
sensitivity; accurate ultrasonic detection and sizing of defects
in welds; and effective corrosion mapping. Housed in a rugged
stainless steel case for on-site industrial NDT applications.