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NDT.net Issue - 2013-12 - NEWS

New Rental Product: Olympus CHAIN Scanner for OmniScan

Ashtead Technology16, Letchworth Garden City, United Kingdom
NDT.net Journal
Issue: 2013-12
New Product: Olympus CHAIN Scanner
Two-encoded axes manual pipe-inspection solution

The CHAIN scanner provides a manual pipe-inspection solution for pipes between 1.75 to 38 in. OD. The scanner, held by chain links instead of magnetic wheels is well suited for weld or corrosion inspection on different type of materials: UT, ToFD and PA.

Main Applications

Circumferential-pipe weld inspections with phased array, ToFD, or conventional UT. (pictured below)

Corrosion mapping in conjunction with HydroFORM phased array system. (pictured below)

Product Features

  • A pipe range with outside diameters from 1.75 to 38 in. (45 to 965 mm)
  • An encoded manual scan with up to two axes
  • Ergonomic handle to protect encoder
    connectors & provide cable management
  • An easy clamping device for quick scanner positioning

    Why Rent?

  • Access to the latest technology
  • Same & next-day delivery and collection available
  • Accessible technical support
  • No CapEx or maintenance costs
  • No storage costs
  • Equipment ready to go straight out of the box

    For Rental with Olympus OmniScan Units

  • The latest Ultrasonic Flaw Detection equipment
  • SX-PA and MX2-P2 models available
  • NDT SetupBuilder & OmniPC Design Softwares also rentable

    Give us a call today on +44 (0)845 270 2707

    Ashtead Technology
    A:Campus Five, Letchworth Business Park,
    Letchworth Garden City,
    Hertfordshire, SG6 2JF, United Kingdom

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