This article discusses the most common incorrect assumptions about magnetic particle inspection and gives you some solutions to combat these misunderstandings
by Richard Ridenour, National Sales Manager & Level III, and Wyatt Burns, Innovation Specialist
Magnaflux co-founders, Alfred V. de Forest and Foster B. Doane, developed the magnetic testing method in the early 1930’s and it has been a core method of nondestructive testing ever since. However, even after being used by generations of NDT professionals, there are still some common areas of confusion or misunderstanding.
Here we set the record straight on 10 misperceptions we’ve seen in the field in recent years.