STP223: An Ultrasonic Scanner and Recording System

    Beck, W. N.
    Argonne National Laboratory, Lemont, Ill.

    Pages: 13    Published: Jan 1958


    Abstract

    In the development of nuclear reactors, stringent requirements are placed on all the reactor components. Each piece, section, and assembly is subjected to various nondestructive tests for the purposes of quality control. At Argonne National Laboratory a 10 1/2-ft ultrasonic scanner was designed and fabricated for testing reactor components. This paper describes the scanner and recording system and its particular application in the reactor field.


    Paper ID: STP41999S

    Committee/Subcommittee: E07.06

    DOI: 10.1520/STP41999S


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