Eddy Current Testing And More With The Russell NDE Ferroscope
Thursday, December 5, 2019

Eddy Current Testing And More With The Russell NDE Ferroscope

The most versatile RFT/ECT Instrument: Ferroscope 308

Russell NDE Systems is proud to be one of the world’s foremost leaders in non-destructive evaluation. As an award-winning manufacturer and inspection service provider, we offer clients access to our unparalleled roster of innovative technologies and a team of experts. Since the mid-1980s, Russell has become a trusted source for clients spanning the globe in a wide range of industries and applications. Learn more about our solutions, including the Ferroscope 308 RFT/ECT system.

Solutions You Can Count On

Since entering the field over 40 years ago, Russell NDE’s focus has been clear: developing groundbreaking inspection technologies that allow our clients to gain a clear image of the condition of their equipment. By refining our knowledge of Remote Field Technology (RFT), Russell has continuously created products that provide exceptional results efficiently and reliably. Many of our devices can be found assisting municipalities, counties, major oilfield sites, and more with the safe inspection of heat exchanger tubes, boiler tubes, pipelines, tanks, pressure vessels and other vital infrastructure.

The Ferroscope 308 RFT/ECT System

Among Russell NDE’s inventory is one of our flagship products: The Ferroscope 308 RFT/ECT system. Widely regarded as one of the most sophisticated NDT systems available for the inspection of tubes, pipes and plates, the Ferroscope was the winner of the 2011 Frost and Sullivan Global Remote Field Testing Product Leadership Award, and has set the bar for performance within the NDT Industry ever since.

Designed to Excel

The Russell NDE Ferroscope is crafted for the non-destructive inspection of ferrous and non-ferrous heat exchanger tubes with an internal diameter of 0.250 inches and up. As a versatile device, applications include:

  • Inspection of heat exchanger tubes, boiler tubes, and furnace tubes.
  • Inspection of insulated pipes for CUI using our Bracelet Probe
  • Evaluation of bare pipes for internal corrosion and erosion
  • Assessment of boiler tubes using VertiScan robotic crawler or E-PIT


Along with its versatile range of applications, the Ferroscope includes multiple features such as:

  • Fast probe pull speed
  • Easy to use wizard for software setup
  • Superior pit detection capabilities
  • Dual exciter probes for high sensitivity near tube supports
  • Built-in Tube Sheet Mapping and reporting software (EasyLog Pro)

The Ferroscope is also compatible with a wide range of accessories including RFT, NFT, MFL, ECT and array probes for optimal performance.

Learn more about the Russell NDE Ferroscope as well as our other products by contacting our team today.


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