Dashboard TOFD / Section 2: TOFD Theory / Chapter 8: Full exercises

BIP Calibration

Exercise

 

Parameters

Calibration block

  1. Type: Double  radius
  2. Material: Steel
  3. Radius 1: 50.8 mm
  4. Radius 2: 101.6 mm

Instructions

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  • The exercise is only active in full-screen mode

Steps

  1. Put the exercise in full-screen mode using the red button on the bottom right corner of the exercise
  2. Click on the probe and move it until you obtain a signal from the radius of the block
  3. Using your mouse, adjust the gate to cover the signal

    • Click and hold on either end to resize it
    • Click and hold on the center of the gate to move it up and down (threshold)

  4. Click on the probe and move it to peak the signal
  5. Click on Marker
  6. Draw a yellow line on the probe right above the radius center mark on the block
  7. If you are not satisfied with the position of the yellow line, click on erase and erase the yellow line. Click on Marker to draw a new line 
  8. Click on Validate
  9. Click on Reset to restart the exercise