Resonant inspection (RI), the general classification of Resonant Acoustic Method (RAM) nondestructive testing, is commonly used for 100% quality assurance testing of ductile iron cast, powder metal (PM), and metal injection molded (MIM) components, providing a volumetric whole body approach that detects both external and internal structural flaws and anomalies.
Until now, the power of seeing through walls has been reserved for superheroes with X-ray vision. This meant that manufacturers of plastic and composite components often had to cut or break apart a prototype or product to measure and analyze internal features and identify discrepancies.
As trustees and leaders of the society, the members of the ASNT Board of Directors are selected to bring breadth and depth of experience and understanding, coupled with qualities of character, vision, leadership and responsibility to justify the faith of the members in electing them to lead and guide the society.
Olympus announced the introduction of the RollerFORM, a new ultrasound phased array wheel probe that has been specifically developed to facilitate high-quality, immersion-like ultrasonic testing of composites and other smooth-surfaced materials that are commonly used in the aerospace industry.
Sonobond’s ultrasonic technology provides an ultrasonic system capable of welding the tin-coated wires and terminals essential to electrical applications for high-temperature, high-humidity and other environmentally challenging conditions.