NDT automation – Equotip Automation Package
NDT automation – Equotip Automation Package

The sophisticated Equotip 3 Automation Package facilitates the integration of NDT automation into quality management systems and into (semi-)automated testing environments. This real time monitoring tool ensures accurate production and improves productivity. To check if the hardness of metals lies within certain limits, the Equotip 3 can be linked to NDT automation control / data systems through the PqRemote software package.  

  • Remote control of the Equotip 3 for NDT automation applications
  • Pass / fail evaluation through Boolean electrical signal or PC
  • Real-time remote access
  • Advanced measurement documentation and displaying screenshots from the Equotip 3 indicating device
  • Analysis of NDT automation measurement results
  • Automatic transmission of the measurements to the system database
  • The NDT automation package can be integrated into quality management systems
  • Integration into the user’s own reporting tools

The following standards can be applied to the NDT automation package:

  • ASTM A956 (2006)
  • DIN 50156 (2007)
  • DGZfP Guideline MC 1 (2008)
  • VDI / VDE Guideline 2616 Paper 1 (2002)
  • GB/T 17394 (1998)
  • JB/T 9378 (2001)
Technical Data
  • Data transfer: Ethernet, USB, RS-232
  • 2- and 4-byte ASCII commands plus parameters, device sends answer
  • Interface header file and DLL (PqRemote library) for MS Windows (e.g. XP, Vista)
  • Access to low-level protocol and ASCII remote commands (e.g. Linux)
  • Special cable with 5-pin DIN connector exporting alarm signals for external hardware control.


Proceq is committed to providing complete support for the Equotip 3 NDT Automation Package by means of global service and support facilities.  

Please feel free to contact Proceq for more information on the Equotip NDT Automation Package.