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Title: Wedges for ultrasonic inspection

Abstract

An ultrasonic transducer device is provided which is used in ultrasonic inspection of the material surrounding a threaded hole and which comprises a wedge of plastic or the like including a curved threaded surface adapted to be screwed into the threaded hole and a generally planar surface on which a conventional ultrasonic transducer is mounted. The plastic wedge can be rotated within the threaded hole to inspect for flaws in the material surrounding the threaded hole.

Inventors:
 [1]
  1. (Rexford, NY)
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Knolls Atomic Power Laboratory (KAPL), Niskayuna, NY
OSTI Identifier:
864405
Patent Number(s):
4359905
Assignee:
United States of America as represented by United States (Washington, DC) KAPL
DOE Contract Number:  
AC12-76SN00052
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
wedges; ultrasonic; inspection; transducer; device; provided; material; surrounding; threaded; comprises; wedge; plastic; including; curved; surface; adapted; screwed; planar; conventional; mounted; rotated; inspect; flaws; threaded surface; ultrasonic inspection; ultrasonic transducer; planar surface; surface adapted; material surround; /73/310/

Citation Formats

Gavin, Donald A. Wedges for ultrasonic inspection. United States: N. p., 1982. Web.
Gavin, Donald A. Wedges for ultrasonic inspection. United States.
Gavin, Donald A. Fri . "Wedges for ultrasonic inspection". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/864405.
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title = {Wedges for ultrasonic inspection},
author = {Gavin, Donald A.},
abstractNote = {An ultrasonic transducer device is provided which is used in ultrasonic inspection of the material surrounding a threaded hole and which comprises a wedge of plastic or the like including a curved threaded surface adapted to be screwed into the threaded hole and a generally planar surface on which a conventional ultrasonic transducer is mounted. The plastic wedge can be rotated within the threaded hole to inspect for flaws in the material surrounding the threaded hole.},
doi = {},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {1982},
month = {1}
}

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