ASTM Compliant Lamps

ASTM E3022 Significance and Use

ASTM International is an important organization that serves as an open forum for the development of international standards in nondestructive testing. The organization was originally formed by a coalition of scientists and engineers in 1898 to address the frequent rail breaks affecting the fast-growing railroad industry. The group developed a standard for the steel used…

Water Leak Detection Dyes

Spectronics and Chempoint Partnership

Spectronics Corporation and ChemPoint.com EMEA BV are announcing the beginning of a strategic partnership for distribution of their SPECTROLINE WATER-GLO®, the company’s premier fluorescent leak detection dye for water/water-glycol based systems. The terms of the agreement grant ChemPoint the exclusive right to distribute and market WATER-GLO in Europe, the Middle-East and Africa. “The expansion of our…

Spectronics Millennials with Jon Cooper

Spectronics Corporation Implements Millenial Incentives Program

Spectronics Corporation, is featured in a Newsday story about millennial employees and how they are changing financial compensation in the workforce. Spectronics president Jon Cooper (left) highlights the company’s new employee compensation program.  Cooper says the change is aimed-in part-at attracting and keeping millenial workers.  “The decision to move away from our old (annual compensation) model came with the change in our…

It is official…Spectronics is now a member of the international Aerochemicals Alliance

Aerochemicals is a global alliance of independent specialists in industrial chemicals for the aerospace industry and is committed to providing products and technical support to multinational customers with global needs. The five founding members are Contec, MagChem, PSA, Sherwin BabbCo, and Socomore. Spectronics joins the dynamism of the alliance as the sole manufacturer of compliant…

New QUADRAN 365 Inspection Lamp is ASTM E3022 Compliant

Spectroline’s new QUADRAN™ 365 NDT lamp (QDR-365SC) feature four ultra-hi-flux UV-A LEDs plus a convenient white light LED to quickly switch between fluorescent inspection and flaw location. For increased flexibility, it features a unique dual, high/low white light output control. The lamp is fully compliant with the ASTM E3022 Standard for LED UV-A lamps. The…

UV + NDT = Efficacy & Safety in an Increasingly Dangerous World

Like other technologies that have become indispensable—mobile electronic devices and X-ray imaging among them—the practical application of UV technology is not totally void of exposure risks. But in an increasingly dangerous world, the need for and efficacy of these tools far outweighs their potential hazards. And with common sense precautions, the exposure to latent threats…