High temperature couplant
VersaSonic, the most versatile ultrasonic testing couplant available, will now be used in even more environments after recent developments. Caterpillar Inc., the well-known equipment and engine manufacturer, has approved VersaSonic for use on its CAT equipment. Caterpillar is distributing … [Read more...] about VersaSonic is a leading high temperature couplant, but … read how Caterpillar and power generation equipment manufacturers are using it.
Vaporization of VersaSonic™ vs Sono 600® The above plot is a technical representation of why VersaSonic (top line) outperforms Sono 600 (bottom line). The plot depicts the weight loss of each couplant due to vaporization over time at 200°C (392°F). Sono 600 loses significantly more mass … [Read more...] about Why VersaSonic™ outperforms Sono 600®
Introduced in the mid 1970's by Aerotech / Krautkramer Branson and sold by GE Inspection Technologies for decades, HiTempco has been the standard of performance in silicone based ultrasonic couplants. With a broad temperature range of -50°F to 775°F (-45°C to 412°C), its applications range from … [Read more...] about Introducing HiTempco™ UT Couplant
Click here to view an article on Auto-ignition from Ultrasonic couplants in the latest Inspectioneering Journal. Free access has been granted due to the safety concern. … [Read more...] about Inspectioneering Journal Article on Couplant Auto-Ignition
You may be aware that VersaSonic® has superior performance from -10 to 750°F, however, did you know:VersaSonic is available in medium viscosity for optimal spread-ability and high viscosity to “stay in place” on a transducer, pipe or overhead surface.VersaSonic is available in open-top 1 and … [Read more...] about VersaSonic Ultrasonic Couplant
Our Mission at Echo Ultrasonics is to provide the highest performance ultrasonic couplants based on today’s chemistry and compliant with world Regulatory Guidelines. Intertek Scientific & Regulatory Consultancy was retained to conduct a REACH assessment / CLP Evaluation for all Echo Ultrasonics … [Read more...] about High Temperature Couplants
Echo Ultrasonics has introduced two new high temperature ultrasonic couplants that now provide safe thickness gauging, corrosion mapping and flaw inspection above 750°F (400°C). The auto-ignition temperature of these new couplants exceeds 1350° F (732°C).EchoTherm is a high temperature thick paste … [Read more...] about Echo High Temperature Couplants set new standard in safety and performance.