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Weld inspection of ferrous surfaces hasn't been easier.

Surprisingly simple, yet extremely capable, this manual, magnetic scanner delivers encoded probe positioning for up to four (2 TOFD and 2 Phased Array) probes. The STIX - 4 Probe Weld Scanner uses a spring-loaded encoder and magnetic wheels to offer a simple functional scanner which requires minimal adjustment between scan setups.

Part ID: BGG003

Features

STIX Frame

The STIX frame includes convenient handles for scanner handling as well as mounting points for accessories.

Spring-Loaded Encoder

A spring-loaded encoder ensures accurate scanner positioning. The 5V DC TTL encoder is fully compatible with all standard instruments.

Brakes

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

Magnetic Wheels

The magnetic wheels are coated with urethane to reduce the effects of foreign debris obstructing the rolling of the scanner. To further increase the flexibility of the system, the wheels are also stackable to increase the magnetic attraction when required.

Warranty

3-year limited warranty on all products.

Component Identification

STIX Frame

Build with custom frame bar lengths, the wheel blocks of the STIX frame offer mounting points for accessories and the magnetic wheels.

Spring-Loaded Encoder

Precise encoder tracks scanner position on the scan surface.

TOFD Slip Joint Probe Holder

Extremely adjustable probe holder designed to accommodate standard TOFD probes and wedges.

Brakes

Brakes on either side of the scanner.

Magnetic Wheels

Scan on ferrous surfaces.

Phased Array Slip Joint Probe Holder

Carry phased array probes and wedges with near infinite adjustment with the use of the probe holder.

Kit Contents

SCANNER

STIX frame with 40 cm (15.7 in) frame bar

PARTS & ACCESSORIES 

Spring-Loaded Encoder, 5 m (16.4 ft) encoder cable length
Slip joint phased array probe holders with standard, drop arms x2
Slip joint TOFD probe holders with short, drop arms x2
Probe holder arm set – long, drop arm x2
Additional magnetic wheels x2
Probe holder spare parts kit
4 mm ID irrigation kit (7/16 in Quick Connect)
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: 10.2 cm (4 in) to flat
Pipe Range, Internal: Flat to 152.4 cm (60 in)
Encoder Resolution: 9.05 counts/mm (230.0 counts/inch)
Probe Holding Capacity: 2 phased array wedges, 2 TOFD wedges
Encoder Cable Length: 5 m (16.4 ft)1
Inspection Surface: Ferrous materials

RADIAL SCANNER CLEARANCE

Radial Clearance: 13.1 cm (5.14 in)

SIZE & WEIGHT

Frame Height: 10.5 cm (4.1 in)
Frame Width: 17.5 cm (6.9 in)
Frame Length: 45.4 cm (17.9 in)
Frame Weight: 1.3 kg (2.8 lb)
Shipping weight: TBA kg (TBA)2

ENVIRONMENTAL SPECIFICATIONS

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

PHASED ARRAY PROBE HOLDER SPECIFICATIONS

Minimum Wedge Width: 10.5 mm (0.41 in)
Maximum Wedge Width: 48.3 mm (1.9 in)3

TOFD PROBE HOLDER SPECIFICATIONS

Minimum Wedge Width: 10.5 mm (0.41 in)
Maximum Wedge Width: 33.3 mm (1.3 in)3

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)

  1. Custom umbilical lengths are available.
  2. Approximate shipping weight of standard kit contents.
    Technical specifications subject to change.