Portable X-ray diffractometer (XRD) for residual stress analysis on material and structures made of standard and macrocrystalline steels (Rietveld method). Manufactured in Italy by TNX.

This technology allow non-invasive inspection of residual tensile stress in a wide variety of materials (cast iron, aluminum alloys, cermet, composite and multilayer structures).
Reference customers in aerospace, automotive and energy-related industries.
Main applications:

- fatigue damage analysis
- thermal treatment
- shot peening
- welding
- lapping
- coating
- forging

X-ray tube CrK anode, power 4W, laser controlled alignment, biaxial and stress tensor retained austenite analysis
Software compatible with MS Windows, Mac OS, Linux.


Fig.1. Inspection of residual stress on storage tank by XRD


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