PROBE TESTS BUTT WELDS ULTRASONICALLY

Thermite-type butt welds in rail are tested in track ultrasonically, using a device developed jointly by the Canadian National and CANAC Consultants, Ltd. It is reported that the newly developed equipment can be used for testing the entire rail section for transverse defects, bolt-hole cracks and other faults.

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    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    508 Birch Street
    Bristol, CT  United States  06010
  • Publication Date: 1978-4

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  • Pagination: p. 25
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00180308
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 27 1978 12:00AM