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Preparing Your Facility for an Infrared Electrical Inspection
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In most facilities across the midwest, regularly scheduled shutdown periods allow for all kinds of repairs, improvements, and preventive maintenance that are vital to the efficiency of the facility.
Arguably, the most important system in any facility is the electrical system. As the backbone to every facility process, electrical systems must be maintained regularly. One of the best ways to help maintain electrical systems is through the use of electrical infrared inspections performed by qualified infrared thermographers.
There are many ways to prepare your facility for an infrared inspection of your electrical system. Here are a few infrared electrical inspection preparation ideas to consider applying before your next scheduled IR scan.
Resolution is one of the most important objective specifications for any thermal imaging system. Pixel count is frequently offered as a measure of image quality; however, pixel count is only one of many factors that affect imager resolution.
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Infraspection Institute is pleased to announce the availability of free video content for thermography websites. An entire series of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) are available free-of-charge through Infraspection Institute’s YouTube channel.
Thermal image shows thermal profile across a working steam trap. Infrared inspection conducted with the steam system under load. Taken by Stockton Infrared, this thermal image was the 1st Place winner - Mechanical Category in the annual Image Contest held during the IR/INFO 2017 Conference.