An ultra-reliable handheld ultrasonic flaw detector for precise results under any conditions
Portable Flaw Detectors
Krautkramer USM 36
The harshest industrial environments require rugged and reliable NDT inspection products specifically designed to stand up to any conditions.
There are few inspection tools more versatile than the portable ultrasonic flaw detector. It is ideally suited to stand up to a wide range of inspection challenges including:
→ Weld inspection in the Oil & Gas, Power Generation and Petrochemical industries
→ Corrosion measurement in the Oil & Gas, Power Generation and Petrochemical industries
→ Inspection of fine-grained and long work forgings
→ Inspection of special materials, including those used in the Aerospace and Automobile industries
Perform comprehensive and highly accurate NDT flaw detector inspections on industrial assets without interrupting operations or putting personnel at risk.
The Krautkramer USM 36 ultrasonic flaw detector benefits include:
→ Powerful inspection features in a compact, ergonomic package. Combined state of the art flaw detection capabilities with a lightweight and nearly indestructible design.
→ Large 7-inch high-resolution color screen with streamlined operation. Data is easy to view and interpret, and together with an operating platform familiar in the market makes in-the-field inspection easier than ever.
→ Comprehensive connectivity enables nimble data analysis and sharing. Inspection results can be stored on a removable SD-card or USB memory and a VGA connection allows the instrument’s display to be shown externally.
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Key Solution Characteristics
Improved design with familiar functionality
Longtime users of the Krautkramer USM portable flaw detectors line will appreciate the familiar rotary knob of previous models. The new USM 36 combines familiar functionality with a streamlined 6-key dashboard design for intuitive use and nimble measurements in the field.
Ruggedly designed to stand up to harshest conditions
A tool that is equally at home in sandy deserts, frozen wastes and in the humid tropics. It is fully protected against dust and water ingress to IP66 and can be operated in ambient temperatures from -10°C to +55°C. Field operators will enjoy its’ lightweight design at just 2.2 kg and an operating life of more than 13 hours, with an integrated battery charger for longer shifts.
Advanced technology with unparalleled result
Available in three different versions to meet all inspection needs, including a powerful square wave pulser for excellent material penetration. Offers unrivaled inspection accuracy in sizing of flaws using the DGS method, as well the patented Phantom Echo Detection technology.