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An extremely versatile magnetic scanner which is capable of long seam and weld scanning.

The STIX - 4 Probe Long Seam Scanner is an innovative solution for longitudinal weld tracking. This 4 probe magnetic scanner, built around a versatile pivoting frame bar, allows manual long seam scanning down to 15.2 cm (6 in).

Part ID: BGG009

Features

Long Seam Scanning

A dual pivot frame bar accommodates two probe longitudinal scans. Perform manual long seam scans on pipes as small as 15.24 cm (6 in).

Circumferential Scanning

Conversion between circumferential and longitudinal capabilities is quick and simple.

Ease of use

Comfortable handles provide excellent scanner control as well as mounting points for accessories

Spring-Loaded Encoder

The spring-loaded encoder maintains constant surface contact to ensure accurate scanner positioning at all times.

Phased Array and TOFD Probe Holders

Numerous setup variations and finely tuned adjustment options are the hallmarks of the vertical probe holders.

Brakes

Hold the scanner position when required.

Magnetic Wheels

Translate probes across magnetic material with this manual scanner.

Component Identification

Long Seam Frame

The dual pivot frame bar accommodates longitudinal scanning applications. The synchronized dual pivot frame bar ensures precise scanner setup while full control is provided with the convenient handles.

Phased Array Probe Holders

Countless setup variations and adjustment options are the hallmarks of the vertical probe holder.

Handles

Ergonomic handles provide comfortable scanner control while also providing mounting points for accessories.

Brakes

Brakes are provided to lock the scanner in a required position.

Wheels

The magnetic wheels are coated with urethane to reduce the effects of foreign debris obstructing the scanner motion. Two sets of 4 magnetic wheels are included with the system to provide optimal magnetic attraction during scanning operations.

TOFD Probe Holders

Fine tune probe and wedge setup with these probe holders that also offer transverse scanning.

Kit Contents

GENERAL

Stix long seam frame with 8 magnetic wheels

SCANNER

Spring-loaded encoder
Vertical phased array probe holder x2
Vertical TOFD probe holder x2
Probe holder arm set – long, drop arm x2
4 mm ID irrigation kit (7/16 in Quick Connect)
Probe holder spare parts kit
User manual
Rugged carrying case

TOOLS

3 mm hex driver
Wrench for pivot button adjustment

Parts & Add-Ons

Specifications

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GENERAL

Pipe Range, Circumferential: 25.4 cm (10 in) to flat
Pipe Range, Longitudinal: 15.24 cm (6 in) to flat
Encoder Resolution: 9.05 counts/mm (230.0 counts/inch)
Probe Holding Capacity: 2 phased array wedges
Encoder Cable Length: 5 m (16.4 ft)
Inspection Surface: Ferrous materials

RADIAL CLEARANCE

Long Seam Clearance: 14 cm (5.5 in)
Circumferential Clearance: 11.7 cm (4.6 in)

SIZE & WEIGHT

Frame Height: 10.5 cm (4.1 in)
Frame Height (Pivot): 19 cm (4.5 in)
Frame Width: 17.5 cm (6.9 in)
Frame Length: 45.4 cm (17.9 in)
Frame Length (Pivot): 35 cm (13.8 in)
Frame Weight: 1.9 kg (4.25 lb)

ENVIRONMENTAL SPECIFICATIONS

Operating Environment: -20°C (-4°F) to 50°C (122°F)
Environmental Sealing: Dust tight, water-tight (not submersible)

PHASED ARRAY PROBE HOLDER SPECIFICATIONS

Standard Width: 13 – 57.6 mm (0.513 - 2.266 in)
Standard Length: 48.5 mm (1.910 in)

Long Width: 13 – 55 mm (0.513 - 2.165 in)
Long Length: 65.3 mm (2.570 in)

TOFD PROBE HOLDER SPECIFICATIONS

Short Width: 13 – 45 mm (0.513 - 1.772 in)
Short Length: 36.8 mm (1.450 in)

Probe Holder Pivot Buttons

01

Pivot Hole Size: 8.0 mm (0.315 in)
Wedge Type: Olympus PA
Hex Size: 9.53 mm (3/8 in)

02

Pivot Hole Size: 5.0 mm (0.197 in)
Wedge Type: Olympus TOFD, Olympus A27 DMA
Hex Size: 9.53 mm (3/8 in)

03

Pivot Hole Size: 2.7 mm (0.106 in)
Wedge Type: Sonatest DAAH PH
Hex Size: 9.53 mm (3/8 in)

04

Pivot Hole Size: 9.5 mm (0.375 in)
Hex Size: 11.1 mm (7/16 in)

06

Pivot Hole Size: 3.0 mm (0.118 in)
Hex Size: 9.53 mm (3/8 in)

07

Pivot Hole Size: 2.3 mm (0.009 in)
Hex Size: 9.53 mm (3/8 in)

08

Pivot Hole Size: Conical Head
Hex Size: 9.53 mm (3/8 in)

09

Pivot Hole Size: 5 mm (0.197 in)
Wedge Type: Internal Zetec PA/TOFD, Phoenix TOFD
Hex Size: 9.53 mm (3/8 in)

11

Pivot Hole Size: 5.6 mm (0.221 in)
Hex Size: 9.53 mm (3/8 in)