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Microbe – 2 Probe Phased Array Scanner

$USD 5,085.00

The Microbe – BTG006 is a small hand held scanner with built in encoder and magnetic wheels. It is designed to translate two Phased Array probe around ferrous piping and vessels.

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Standard Delivery: 2-3 weeks
SKU: BTG006. Category: .

Product Description

Pipe Range, Circumferential: 3.8 cm (1.5 in) to flat
Pipe Range, Longitudinal: 7.6 cm (3.0 in) to  flat
Pipe Range, Internal OD 152.4 cm (60 in) to flat
Encoder Resolution: 19.1 counts/mm (487.7 counts/inch)
Probe Holding Capacity: 2 Phased Array Wedges
Umbilical Length: 5 m (16.4 ft)1
Inspection Surface: Ferrous


Modular Design: Using standard components, the Microbe can be quickly adapted to many different configuration needs. The Microbe scanner is fully compatible to Rotix using the conversion kit.
Umbilical: The Microbe umbilical is modular and can be removed from the scanner. It can be used for one axis and two axis scans when used with optional accessories.
Brake system: A brake is provided to lock the location of the scanner in a required position.
Wheels: The magnetic wheels are coated with urethane to reduce the effects of foreign debris obstructing the rolling of the scanner. To further increase the flexibility of the system, the wheels are also stackable to increase the magnetic attraction when required.
Removable handle: The Microbe has a removable cover allowing easy access to protected connections and also to provide cable management.
Built-in Encoder: An encoder is integrated into the body of the Microbe. The encoder output is fully compatible with all standard instruments.
Probe Holders: An integrated latch allows easy probe center spacing adjustment and scanner installation. Due to its modular design most major types of phased array wedges can be accommodated.
Irrigation Kit: The included irrigation kit contains the necessary hoses, fittings, tubing, etc, required to connect a couplant pump to the probe(s) being carried by the scanner.
Tools: Tools for all adjustment and manipulation of your scanner and components are included with the system.
Warranty: 3 year limited warranty on all products.

Pipe Clearance

Clearance: 9.1 cm (3.58 in)

Size & Weight

Cart Height: 8.1 cm (3.2 in)
Cart Width: 8 cm (3.15 in)
Cart Length: 17.2 cm (6.8 in)2
Cart Weight: 0.77 kg (1.7 lb)3
Shipping weight: 6.62 kg (14.6 lb)4

Probe Holder Specifications

Phased Array Probe Holder

Arm Style Width (W) Length (L)
Standard 13 mm (0.513 in) – 57.6 mm (2.266 in) 48.5 mm (1.910 in)
Long 13 mm (0.513 in) – 55 mm (2.165 in) 65.3 mm (2.570 in)

Pivot Button Style

Button Style Pivot Hole Size Wedge Type Hex Size
01 8.0 mm (0.315 in) Olympus PA 9.53 mm (3/8 in) PH0011-01
02 5.0 mm (0.197 in) Olympus TOFD, Olympus A27 DMA 9.53 mm (3/8 in) PH0011-02
03 2.7 mm (0.106 in) Sonatest DAAH PH 9.53 mm (3/8 in) PH0011-03
04 9.5mm (0.375 in) 11.1 mm (7/16 in) PH0011-04
06 3.0mm (0.118 in) 9.53 mm (3/8 in) PH0011-06
07 2.3 mm (0.09 in) 9.53 mm (3/8 in) Pivot-Buttons.psd_0002_07
08 Conical Head 9.53 mm (3/8 in) PH0011-08
09 5 mm (0.197 in) Internal Zetec PA/TOFD, Phoenix TOFD 9.53 mm (3/8 in) PH0011-09

Environmental Specifications

Operating Environment: -20°C (-4°F) to 50°C (122°F)
Environmental Sealing: Dust tight, water tight (not submersible)

  1. Custom umbilical lengths are available.
  2. Length includes umbilical’s strain relief.
  3. Cart weight with umbilical housing but not including cabling.
  4. Approximate shipping weight of standard kit contents.

Kit Contents

Item Quantity*
Microbe cart with one axis encoder
5 m (16.4 ft) encoder cable
35 cm (13.8 in) frame bar
Slip joint phased array probe holders with standard, drop arms 2
Additional magnetic wheels 2
Probe holder spare parts kit
Probe holder arm set – Long, drop arm 2
4 mm ID irrigation kit (7/16 in Quick Connect)
3 mm hex driver
Wrench for pivot button adjustment
User manual
Rugged carrying case

* Quantity of one (1) unless otherwise stated.