Accession Number : AD0849384

Title :   Engineering Test of Radiographic Pipeline Weld Inspection Equipment.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY GENERAL EQUIPMENT TEST ACTIVITY FORT LEE VA

Personal Author(s) : Gafford, Daniel S. ; Mustrachi, Benny G. ; Shively, L. L.

Report Date : JAN 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 170

Abstract : An Engineering Test of Radiographic Pipeline Weld Inspection Equipment was conducted to determine the technical performance and safety characteristics of the test item; the accuracy and reliability of the test item for identifying pipeline weld defects; adequacy of the draft technical manual (DTM); road and off-road characteristics of trailer mounted darkroom developing van and automotive characteristics of furnished equipment, and the degree to which the test item meets the approved SDR.

Descriptors :   *PIPES), (*WELDS, DEFECTS(MATERIALS)), (*RADIOGRAPHY, RADIOACTIVE ISOTOPES, JOINTS, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, TRAILERS, ROAD TESTS, SAFETY, MAINTENANCE, URANIUM, RADIOGRAPHIC FILM, GEIGER COUNTERS, NONDESTRUCTIVE TESTING, GAMMA RAYS, DOSIMETERS, TENSILE PROPERTIES, INSTRUCTION MANUALS, REFRIGERATION SYSTEMS, PHOTOGRAPHIC IMAGES, PHOTOGRAPHIC PROCESSORS.

Subject Categories : Pumps, Filters, Pipes, Tubing, Fittings & Vlvs
      Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
      Photography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE