Eddy Current Inspection In The Alternative Energy Industry

Application Sub - Application Aerospace Metals
Processing
Power
Generation
Oil
& Gas
Transportation
Rail /
Automotive
ETher NDE Best Solution ETher NDE Alternative Solution
  Instrument Probe Instrument Probe
Defect Detection Surface Crack Detection Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes AeroCheck2 Shielded Surface Probe WeldCheck2 Shielded Surface Probe

Sub-
surface
Defect /
Corosiont
Detection

Yes Yes Yes No Yes AeroCheck2 Spot Faced Probe WeldCheck2 Spot
Faced Probe
  Inspection with dual frequency mixing Yes No Yes Yes No AeroCheck+ Suitable Probe ETi-200 Suitable Probe
Material Sorting Non-Ferrous Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes SigmaCheck N/A AeroCheck+ Spot Face Probe
Ferrous Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes SigmaCheck N/A WeldCheck2 Spot Face Probe

Coating Thickness Assessment 

Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes SigmaCheck N/A AeroCheck+ Spot Face Probe

Wall Thickness Assessment

Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes AeroCheck2 Spot Face Probe WeldCheck2 Spot Face Probe
Tube Inspection ID Non-Ferrous No No Yes Yes No ETi-200 ID Probe AeroCheck+ ID Probe
OD Non-Ferrous No Yes No No No ViCTor 2 Encircling Coil AeroCheck+ Encircling Coil
Weld Inspection

As per EN1711

No No Yes Yes Yes WeldCheck+ Weld Probe WeldCheck2 Weld Probe
Hole Inspection Manual Yes No Yes No Yes AeroCheck+ Bolt Hole Probe WeldCheck2 Bolt Hole Probe
Dynamic Yes No Yes No Yes AeroCheck+ Mercury Rotary Drive AeroCheck2 Saturn or Mercury Drive
Thread Inspection   No No No No No AeroCheck2 Custom Thread Probe AeroCheck2 Standard Thread Probe
Automated
Component
Testing
  No Yes No No Yes ViCTor 2 Differential
Surface
Probe
WeldCheck2

Differential Probe

Wheel Inspection   Yes No No No No Veescan H

Wheel Probe

AeroCheck2

Wheel Bead Probe