Corrosion Monitoring Using Zetec TOPAZ 16
Learn Introduction, Setup, Calibration and Scanning data for corrosion inspection!
This course is designed for those who are looking to learn corrosion monitoring using Zetec's Topaz 16 and Paintbrush Transducer. At the completion of this course, you will learn:
- How to start a new setup file
- How to setup part geometry
- How to set the range and gates
- How to set up the encoder
- How to calibrate for wedge delay
- How to calibrate for sensitivity and save the setup
- How to scan the part and collect data
Pratik Wagh is a highly motivated engineer with a strong work ethic and a thirst to deliver his best in all situations. His primary area of expertise is Nondestructive Testing and Evaluation (NDT &E) using advanced Ultrasonic techniques like Phased Array and TOFD. He actively manages an Educational Youtube channel "NDT Video Library". You can chat with him and ask him questions on his personal website www.pratikwagh.com
Pratik joined the Institute of Nondestructive Testing and Training (www.indtt.org) in Aug 2017 as the General Manager. Prior to that he was an instructor at the American Aerospace Technical Academy (www.aatatraining.org), a non-profit training institute in Los Angeles, CA. He has worked with the Advanced NDT Services (ANDE) division at Acuren Inspection and ApplusRTD based out of Houston, TX.
Pratik is a member of the American Society for Nondestructive Testing (ASNT) and the British Institute of Nondestructive Testing (BINDT) and regularly attends the annual conferences held by these regulatory bodies.
He has a master's degree in Materials Science & Engg from Iowa State University and a bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engg from Mumbai University.
StartEquipment Familiarity (8:06)
StartHow to start a new setup file? (1:02)
StartHow to setup part geometry? (1:34)
StartHow to set the range and gates? (1:29)
StartHow to set up the encoder? (1:47)
StartHow to calibrate for wedge delay? (2:39)
StartHow to calibrate for sensitivity and save the setup? (2:23)
StartScanning the part and collecting the data. (3:25)