For those who do not know what NDT is all about, it is simply the process by which materials, systems, and components are inspected, evaluated and tested but the serviceability of the system or part is not destroyed.The other tests available are destructive which means they can only be used in specific samples. This technology is used across a wide variety of field and not just the medical field. The main advantage of using NDT is the provision of accurate and reliable data. You can only make the best decisions if the data you have at hand is reliable which is why NDT technology is a must-have for every company that has to do quality control. Additionally, the data produced is used more repeatable as well as recordable. You should not forget that some of the displays offered are more intuitive depending on the kind of technology you pick. When you use this technology, the representation of the data will be professional as well as simple and the inspection reports you will give to your clients will be highly informative. You may even color code the data so that it can be simplified when it comes to interpretation.
You have the option of configuring the equipment in whichever way you are comfortable with so that you can optimize on specific inspections. For setup files, they can be saved in a digital form which makes it very easy to transfer to other. Another perk of digital recording is that you can transfer the files electronically without having to print them. Also, you won’t incur printing and mailing cost not to mention the fact that you can get immediate feedback when the recipient goes through the file. You will find this very helpful when you want someone to give you a second opinion or a specialist has to check the results and the report.
There is the option to save the data no matter how large the file it is and you will still be able to process new tests. You will only have to pull the old data in a matter of seconds when you want to do a comparison with the current results. You will find this very useful in the event that you need to check whether there is a deterioration in the quality of crack growth. Scanners make repeatability very easy and inspections which have to be done in a sequence can be directly compared to avoid subjectivity. Due to the advantages of this technology, every company that is serious about accurate data which can be obtained fast is investing in this.