Solutions for Ultrasonic Testing of Steel Bars

NDT Bar Inspection Systems

Metal Bar and Billet are the base raw material forms from which most metallic safety-critical components are fabricated.  Ensuring metal bars are defect-free before further processing reduces overall cost and helps eliminate end item failure. Baker Hughes' line of Krautkrämer Industrial Automated UT systems are based on simple concepts yet provide industry-leading inspection performance at a low total cost per inspected part. Our systems are ideal for non-destructive, ultrasonic testing of round and square metal bars.

Krautkrämer ROWA Ux

The Krautkrämer ROWA UX's design is based on simple concepts yet provides industry-leading metal bar inspection performance at a low total cost per inspected part. Backed by Waygate Technologies' reputation as a leading innovator for inspection solutions across multiple industries, the Krautkrämer ROWA UX has the features you need to meet today's strenuous quality standards and comply with all the required ultrasonic testing safety codes.

With more than 150 installations worldwide, ROWA™ is the leading ultrasonic phased array testing solution for 100% full-body Automated UT testing of round and square metal bars. It provides the highest precision and reliability for the detection of cracks or inclusions in the volume and on the surface of steel and other metal bars.

Krautkrämer ROWA™ Ux Features

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Technical Specifications

  • Krautkrämer ROWA™ Ux Technical Specifications
    • ROWA™ Ux
      • Test objects:
        • Metal bars
      • Test diameter range:
        • Round D 6-260mm
        • Square and hexagonal up to w=50mm
      • Test speed:
        • Up to 120m/min
      • Detection capability:
        • Flat bottom hole D≥0.7mm
        • Side drilled hole D≥0.3mm
        • Surface notch t≥0.1mm
        • Untested ends down to 30mm
        • Deviating requirements on requests