18th January 2023
Sonatest introduces to the market the Creo bolt scanner. The scanner is a rotational encoded probe holder that attaches to the top of bolts and allows for the full 360-degree recorded scan. The 3-link mounting brackets automatically position the probe on the bolt, so the scanning recording / mounting sequence is fast and efficient. That rapid assessment of the component allows for multiple bolts to be scanned quickly with a consistent repeatable scan, consistent scans provide better data for interpretation and high probability of detection for defects.
· Easy to assemble and quick positioning on bolts.
· Repeatability of data because the probe is always in the same position throughout the scan.
· Monitoring of the growth of an indication in time with the permanent record technique
Where to use the scanner:
· Bridge pin
· Riser bolts
· Anchor bolts
· Wind tower bolts