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  • Lightning Safety
    Lightning is one of the most spectacular natural phenomena. For thermographers who work outdoors, it can present a serious safety hazard. This week’s Tip discusses how you can protect yourself from this serious safety hazard.
  • IR Inspection Windows – See What You’ve Been Missing
    An Infrared Inspection Window is a window that is used to separate environments of differing pressures or temperatures while allowing light energy at a specified electromagnetic wavelength to pass between the two environments.
  • Why GFCI Devices Appear Warm
    When performing an infrared inspection of an electrical panel you may notice that the phenolic bodies of Ground Fault Circuit Interrupters appear warm. This same condition may also be observed on self-contained GFCI receptacles. This condition is […]
  • Measuring Motor Temperatures
    Temperature can be an indicator of the condition of installed electric motors; however, the best location for measuring temperature is often debated. In this Tip we discuss the best location for measuring motor temperatures.
  • Wide Angle Lenses
    Using a standard lens to perform infrared inspections at close distances can be particularly difficult. This situation is quite common when inspecting motor control centers and some types of mechanical equipment.

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  • Infraspection Institute Announces Release of Updated Standards for 2022
    Burlington, NJ March 1, 2022 – Infraspection Institute has announced the release of updated versions of its popular series of Standards for infrared thermography. All twelve Standards have been revised to keep abreast of technological and industry […]
  • IR/INFO 2022 a Resounding Success!
    Burlington, NJ January 31, 2022 --- Infraspection Institute’s IR/INFO conference was recently held in Orlando, FL. IR/INFO 2022 marks the 32nd anniversary for the advanced training conference, technical symposium and technology expo.
  • IR/INFO 2020 – An Event to Remember!
    Burlington, NJ – January 31, 2020 — Infraspection Institute’s IR/INFO Conference was held earlier this month in San Antonio, TX. 2020 marks the 31st anniversary for the advanced training conference, technical symposium and technology expo. […]
  • T/IR Systems Introduces New Thermography Software
    Burlington, NJ July 31, 2019 – T/IR Systems LLC announced today the release of TI Reporter™, a new cloud-based software for infrared thermography. TI ReporterTM works with all thermal imagers and allows thermographers to quickly generate […]
  • IR/INFO 2019 – A Resounding Success!
    Burlington, NJ January 30, 2019 — Infraspection Institute’s IR/INFO Conference was held earlier this month in New Orleans, LA. IR/INFO 2019 marks the 30th anniversary for the advanced training conference, technical symposium and technology expo.