4. Dual Straight and Angle Beam Probe Design

  1. Mark V. Brook

Published Online: 2 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118104781.ch4

Ultrasonic Inspection Technology Development and Search Unit Design: Examples of Practical Applications

Ultrasonic Inspection Technology Development and Search Unit Design: Examples of Practical Applications

How to Cite

Brook, M. V. (2011) Dual Straight and Angle Beam Probe Design, in Ultrasonic Inspection Technology Development and Search Unit Design: Examples of Practical Applications, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118104781.ch4

Author Information

  1. West Hartford, Connecticut, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 JUL 2012
  2. Published Print: 18 NOV 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470874349

Online ISBN: 9781118104781

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Keywords:

  • dual straight and angle beam probe design, and sensitivity curves;
  • dual straight beam probe, eliminating dead zone in transducers;
  • basics of dual angle beam probe design;
  • test objects with flat/parallel surfaces, and the wedge design;
  • test objects with a curved surface, wedge design inspection

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Principles of Dual Straight Beam Probe Design

  • Sequence of Wedge Calculation

  • Sensitivity Curves

  • Example of Dual Straight Beam Probe Design

  • Basics of Dual Angle Beam Probe Design

  • Wedge Conceptual Design

  • Wedge Design for Inspection of a Test Object with Flat and Parallel Surfaces

  • Wedge Design for the Inspection of a Test Object with a Curved Surface