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phased array ultrasonic testing PAUT

What is Phased Array Ultrasonic Testing? (PAUT)

Phased array ultrasonic testing (PAUT) is an advanced method of ultrasonic testing that has applications in medical imaging and industrial nondestructive testing. Common applications are discover flaws in manufactured materials. Single-element, monolithic probes emit a beam in a fixed direction. To test a large volume...

submerged arc welding

What is Submerged Arc Welding? (SAW)

Submerged arc welding is a welding process developed and patented by Jones, Kennedy and Rothermund, and requires a continuously fed consumable metal cored electrode. The molten weld and the arc zone are protected by being submerged under a flux...