ACOUSTOCAM™ SPECS

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General 

 

Dimensions

(W x H x D)

Weight

Camera Cable

Battery

Power Requirements

Weight

Camera: 7.8” x 3.5” x 3.0” (19.8 cm x 8.8 cm x 7.6 cm)

Controller: 12.5” x 8.0” x 3.5” (31.7 cm x 20.3 cm x 8.8 cm)

Camera: 1.3 lbs. (0.6 kg)

Controller: 6.0 pounds (3.2 kg)

8.0’ (2.4 m) length; customized lengths to 20’ (6.1 m)

1 gigabyte RAM; 120 gigabyte hard drive

Rechargeable 14.4 volt lithium-ion; 90 minute battery life;

built-in charger

110/240 VAC; 50/60Hz

Intel Atom 1.86GHz  processor; Microsoft Windows XP Pro

C-Scan: pulse-echo

A-Scan: pulse-echo, dual element

 

Inputs/Outputs

 

System Hardware & Software

Data Storage

 

Display

High brightness TFT color LCD; SVGA; 800 W x 600 H; 6.75” W x 5.25” H; 8.4” diagonal (17cm x 13cm; 21.6cm)

Sunlight readable

Display Modes

C-Scan; A-Scan; combined C/A-Scans

Normal; Fullscreen

Software

AcoustoVision™ 

Touchscreen GUI

Ethernet

100 BaseT

(1) RJ45, F jack

Wirless (Optional)

802.11 a/b/g (supports remote NDI system)

(1) 4.25” antenna

VGA Controller

VGA 800 W x 600 H 

(1) 15-pin HD

D-sub, F

USB

USB 2.0

(1) USB jack

 

C-Scan

 

 

Acoustic Lenses

Three element F/1 lens set

Acoustic Field of View

1.0” x 1.0” (2.5 cm x 2.5 cm) instantaneous, 20” x 16” maximum scan

Imaging ASIC Array

Patented Digital Acoustic Video™ Version 6.0

Array Elements

120 x 120 (14,400 pixels)

Pixel Size

100 microns

C-Scan Video Rate

30 frames per second

X/Y Spatial Resolution

600 microns (0.6 mm) @ 5 MHz

Curvature

4” to flat using pipe trolley

Thickness Range

0” to 3.0” (0 cm to  7.5 cm) 

Dynamic Range

60 dB instantaneous

Depth Resolution

10 ns

Image Acquisition  Range

Variable delay from 0 µs to 250 µs

Image Acquisition Length

Variable detection window from 0 ns to end of range in 10 ns increments

Match Gates

C-Scan gate start/width can match to A-Scan gate start/width

X,Y Defect Sizing 

User calibrated grid or point-to-point manual sizing

Angle of Inspection

0 degree

Image Capture 

C-Scan; A-Scan; combined C/A-Scans

Image Capture Type

PNG; on-board storage up to 100,000 image capture files

Video Capture Type 

MPEG-3; 60 s max. record time/file; on-board storage up to 50,000 files 

 

A-Scan

 

 

Gain

0 to 60 dB 

Maximum Input Signal

5 Vp-p

Receiver Input Impedance

10 MΩ ± 5%

Receiver Bandwidth

0.1 to 20 MHz @ -3 dB

A-Scan Rectification

Full; half; none

Receiver Delay

0 to 0.2 µs

Digital Filter Settings

Yes

Reject

Variable from 0% to 100% FSH 

Time Corrected Gain

Up to 5 reflected peaks can be used for calibrating TCG

Amplitude Measurement

0% to 110% full screen height with 0.125% resolution

Measurement Rate

30 Hz (equivalent to PRF)

A-Scan Gate Start 

Variable over entire displayed range

A-Scan Gate Width

Variable from gate start to end of displayed range

A-Scan Gate Height

Variable from 1% to 100% FSH

Gate Type

Peak; Flank; Zero Crossing; Back Wall

Alarms 

Alarm feature for 2nd reference cursor

Acoustic Velocities

Pre-installed, editable library of 40 commonly inspected materials plus user added materials

 

Pulser

 

 

Pulses per Burst

Up to 20 square wave pulses

Pulser Voltage

0 V  to 1000 V

 Pulse Repetition Frequency  

250 Hz

Pulser Rise Time

< 15 ns

Bandwidth

Adjustable from 0.5 MHz to 7.5 MHz

External Transducer

Dual-element, 5MHz

 

2-Dimensional Scanning & Stitching

 

 

Encoder

1.25” (31.75 mm) diameter wheels; 20 steps/mm resolution

Scanning Software

AcoustoVision™ 

 Scan Imaging Features 

Real-time display; image auto-correction;

on-board storage up to 600,000 scans

Scan Area

12.0” x 12.0” (50 cm x 50 cm) per image

Scan Speed

6”/second 

 

Certifications & Environmental Qualifications

 

 

ASTM E317-06a 

Standard Practice for Evaluating Performance Characteristics of Ultrasonic Pulse-Echo Testing Instruments and Systems 

ASTM 1324-11 

Standard Guide for Measuring Some Electronic Characteristics of Ultrasonic Testing Instruments

Operating Temperature 

Normal Operating Temperature: 32 °F to 122 °F (0 °C to 50 °C)

Camera Head Contact Temperature: Up to 200 °F (93 °C)