NDT and the Industrial Radiography Revolution

In this month’s edition of Quality Magazine, follow along with Nel Pretech Corporation’s President David Nelson as he outlines why and how NDT (non-destructive testing), and industrial radiography are moving to the forefront of modern metrology. David’s article can be found on pages 18 and 19 of the special NDT...

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How CT Scanning Uncovers Part Flaws

CT Scanning – A Manufacturer’s Best Friend Computed Tomography, or CT Scanning for short, allows Engineering Services & Metrology firms like Nel Pretech to be able to access the inner details of products or parts without the need to disassemble or destroy said part. So, manufacturers, why is this important...

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CT Scanning Services & Assembly Defect

Industrial CT Scanning Services Industrial CT Scanning stands for Computed Tomography, which allows Nel Pretech access to the inner details of products or parts without requiring disassembly and identify assembly defect. We recently published an article on how we foresee CT Scanning being the way of the future. Industrial CT...

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Engineering Services Firms | An Expert in ASME

Can you handle the truth? ASME is the leading international developer of codes and standards associated with the art, science, and practice of mechanical engineering (source). In more simpler terms, ASME is responsible for creating the design standards that allow Engineering Services and Metrology Firms like Nel Pretech know how...

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CT Scanning is the way of the future

When was the last time you considered using CT Scanning? Did you know that it is a widely accepted and encouraged practice in the manufacturing industry? When you hear the words CT Scanning (Computed Tomography for long), what is the first thing that comes to mind? Likely, you think of...

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It’s Happy Hour at Nel Pretech

Well…not really, more like Industrial CT Scanning Hour. A major enclosure company wanted to understand the engagement and dimensional issues between this can “Cap”, “Seal”, and “Can Opening”. The images produced by our Zeiss Metrotom 800 Industrial CT scanner were astounding and provided all the necessary data in an instant....

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CMM Programming and the Cosine Error

Nel Pretech’s Dave Nelson gives tips on CMM programming. In this installment, Dave walks us through the Cosine error that can occur; what it means and how to account for it. A coordinate-measuring machine, or CMM, is a powerful piece of technology that can play a number of roles in...

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Metrology Services and How They Can Benefit You!

Today, more than ever, engineers are developing precision specifications for new products that are then handed off to manufacturers who turn those requirements into physical parts. With so many different manufacturers creating similar parts, it has become harder than ever for some organizations to realize a competitive advantage and differentiate...

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Accreditation Through the Eyes of Our President

What it means to be an A2LA Accredited Lab A2LA is arguably¬†the United States’ most widely recognized registration body for accreditation to ISO/IEC 17025. The reason for their prestige goes beyond the fact they have been around longer or their marketing success. The organization provides some of the most capable...

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