Accession Number : ADA018843

Title :   Non-Destructive Inspection Practices. Volume I,

Corporate Author : ADVISORY GROUP FOR AEROSPACE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT PARIS (FRANCE)

Personal Author(s) : Bolis,Enrico

Report Date : OCT 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 471

Abstract : Contents: Philosophy of non-destructive inspection; Basic concepts in fracture mechanics; Design for inspection and planning for maintenance of structural integrity; Standards of acceptance by non-destructive inspection for raw materials and components; Survey of problems; Critical survey of methods; Qualification of personnel; Magnetic particle inspection; Liquid penetrant inspection; Eddy current NDI in airline maintenance; X-radiography; X-ray diffraction; Gammagraphy in airline maintenance; Ultrasonic and acoustic methods; Detection and determination of flaw size by acoustic emission; Liquid crystal and neutron radiography methods; Holographic methods.

Descriptors :   *Defects(Materials), *Nondestructive testing, Inspection, Ultrasonic inspection, Eddy currents, Radiography, X ray diffraction, Gamma ray spectra, Acoustic detection, Holography, Quality control, Acoustic emissions, Ultrasonic tests, Liquid crystals, Neutron radiography, NATO

Subject Categories : Aircraft
      Mfg & Industrial Eng & Control of Product Sys
      Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE