Non destructive testing

Pankl performs fully automated, state-of-the-art in-house testing of all kinds of lightweight materials, such as aluminium and titanium.

All aluminium forged parts manufactured by Pankl are inspected using a combination of procedures based on customer requirements, such as pickling and crack inspection.

These processes are carried out in a fully automated pickling and crack inspection facility including complete treatment of waste water by neutralization, circulation system, DI facility and ultrafiltration.

Fluorescent direct and re-emulsifiable penetrants with medium, high and ultra-high sensitivity levels are used which are approved according to aerospace standard AMS-STD-2644. Pankl also carries out contractual for penetration testing PT.

Fluorescent Crack Inspection
Part of the Crack Inspection Equipment
Measuring machine