Detection of defects in standing poles by X-ray techniques
W D Gardner, R S Johnstone, W Pitt
The application of X-ray techniques to wood pole inspection procedures has been evaluated. Internal defects were accurately identified using X-ray inspection methods. These methods and their possible influence on the safety and economic aspects of wood pale utilization are discussed.
Keywords: AUSTRALIA; NEW SOUTH WALES; POLES; DECAY; DEFECTS; INSPECTIONS; PORTABLE EQUIPMENT; RADIOGRAPHS; TERMITES; X-RAY ANALYSIS
Conference: 80-05-05/09 Raleigh, North Carolina, USA