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Britannia Proves CygScope is worth its Weight in Silver
Lead and silver smelting company Britannia have named the CygScope their best equipment purchase of 2010, claiming that it has made their jobs easier and safer.
The efficiency of the vacuum in the silver production process is paramount to producing a high product yield and leaks can waste 20-30% of a compressor’s output. The CygScope uses detection of ultrasound to allow the user to quickly and accurately pinpoint leaks in industrial plant and machinery.
Not only has the CygScope improved the ability of the maintenance department to detect leaks, it has ensured greater safety in the leak detection process. The parabolic probe has meant that they are now able to carry out checks from a distance in areas previously inaccessible due to heat or height, effectively eliminating missed leaks.
Roy Blowers, Maintenance Supervisor, commented “The CygsScope is, without doubt, one of the best equipment purchases we have made in 2010. It has not only made our job easier, but has already paid for itself.”
Simple to use, the CygScope is suited to virtually all types of leak detection. Emissions are precisely located by the highly sensitive instrument, which is offered with a large variety of probes. To find out more about the CygScope and what it can do for your business, visit www.cygnus-instruments.com.
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Cygnus Instruments is the leading manufacturer of ultrasonic thickness gauges employing the Cygnus-Pioneered Multiple Echo technique to give accurate, error-checked metal thickness measurements through coatings. The Cygnus range of thickness gauges include: the RINA approved Underwater model designed for divers taking thickness measurements up to 300 meter depth; Intrinsically Safe model certified to ATEX (Ex) II 1 G Ex ia IIC T6; Cygnus 2 Hands Free model engineered for rope access applications;
In addition to thickness gauges, Cygnus carries two other ultrasonic product lines of Cygnus Hatch Sure for testing weather tightness of hatch covers and CygScopes R and RD industrial leak detectors.