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Inspection for rail defects by magnetic induction
Author(s): Charles S. Fitzgerald
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Paper Abstract

Nondestructive flaw testing of rails in track by induction methods is described and compared with ultrasonic methods. Relative strengths and weaknesses of induction testing are listed. Results taken from concurrent induction and ultrasonic testing are given which demonstrate the complementary nature of the two methods.

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Date Published: 30 June 1995
PDF: 5 pages
Proc. SPIE 2458, Nondestructive Evaluation of Aging Railroads, (30 June 1995); doi: 10.1117/12.212672
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Charles S. Fitzgerald, Sperry Rail Service (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 2458:
Nondestructive Evaluation of Aging Railroads
Donald E. Gray; Daniel H. Stone, Editor(s)

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