TITLE

Tracking the cracks

AUTHOR(S)
Knight, Helen
PUB. DATE
October 2002
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);10/25/2002, Vol. 291 Issue 7614, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the use of radiography in portable inspection systems to spot defects in rail welds in Great Britain. Reduction of the chance of train derailment; Use of radioactive isotopes to produce images; Applications and features of the system.
ACCESSION #
8509030

 

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