“What Level Of Thermography Training Do I Need?” Now this not so easy to answer. Firstly I have to group training into certified and non-certified training courses. Certified training is divided into Cat 1, Cat 2 and Cat 3. For ASNT based training they tend to use the terms Level 1, Level 2 and Level 3. … Read More
What factors affect the emissivity of an object? Material Non-metals, usually have a high emissivity, and are usually fairly constant over time. Metals on the other hand can have a very low emissivity, and as they usually oxidise, their emissivity tends to vary drastically over time. Surface Polished and shiny surfaces tend to have lower … Read More
Why thermocouple readings don’t compare with camera results Question received by email, slightly edited; We are busy working with a foundry that mainly does High chrome white irons. The problem that we are encountering is that there seems to be a variance of about 80°C between our thermal camera and the thermocouple that they … Read More
I was asked about this earlier this week, so I dug up this video that I put together some time ago. It shows how to display two profile plots in the same window/tab when using Flir ResearchIR max.
Thanks to all for the positive feedback on my presentation at the ITC user conference held in Coventry on September 27th & 28th 2017. ITC did an amazing job at organising this years event, with attendance from over 30 countries. The event was a successful mix of presentations and practical workshops.