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Products

TesTex uses a variety of state-of-the-art electromagnetic techniques to scan for defects in both ferrous and nonferrous materials and structures.

LFET Products

Low Frequency Electromagnetic Technique (LFET) products are used to inspect storage tanks, other convex or concave ferrous surfaces, as well as nonferrous metal tubing/piping surfaces.

RFET Products

Remote Field Electromagnetic Technique (RFET) products are used to quickly and accurately inspect ferrous tubing found in heat exchangers and drum-to-drum boiler generating banks.

BFET Products

Balance Field Electromagnetic Technique (BFET) products are used to detect surface and sub-surface cracking in welds and base metals.

ECT Products

Eddy Current Technique (ECT) is used to quickly and accurately inspect non-ferrous metal tubing from the tube internal dimension (ID).

Ultrasound

TesTex has enhanced ultrasonic (UT) inspection for many different applications, including tank shells, UT prove-ups, finned tubes and waterwalls.

Probes

TesTex produces standard and custom probes (and calibration tubes) for all of its ID (internal dimension) inspection equipment.

Articles

This is a great place to check out Technical papers, Case Studies, and any other relevant news related to our specialized non-destructive testing products and services.

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Graphitization Inspection (NRG, EPRI)

Graphitization Inspection

TesTex developed handheld BFET probes to scan the outside diameter of a tube or pipe looking for graphitization. Quality readings can be acquired through coatings such as paint and uniformed scale. The actual probe does not need to be in contact with the test piece. BFET is able to locate areas suspected of containing graphitization. Core samples are removed at select locations found with the BFET for further analysis.

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