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Nortec 500 Series Eddy Current

Available for:

  • Long Term Lease
  • Short Term Rental

Accurate and reliable, the Nortec 500 Series eddy current flaw detectors incorporate a full range of state-of-the-art features and are the most advanced Nortec eddy current instruments to date.

  • Internal balance coils allow use of inexpensive absolute probes so you don’t need external balance coil adapters
  • VGA output connector allows for overhead displays, standard computer monitor and projector connection
  • USB interface for fast and easy data transfer
  • PowerLink automatic probe recognition and program set-up
  • Available in four configurations
  • Increased resolution
  • Reduced noise
  • Built-in preamp adds extra gain when required for difficult tests
  • Optional remote-null adapter
  • Smaller battery option lightens the instrument to 1.2 kg (2.8 lbs) without lessening VGA resolution or display size
  • Nortec 500 delivers basic single frequency eddy current inspection including external outputs
  • Nortec 500C adds digital conductivity and coating thickness measurement capability in addition to basic single frequency eddy current inspection.
  • Nortec 500S builds on the foundation of the N500C with the ability to use rotating scanners.
  • Nortec 500D adds dual frequency capabilities to all the functions of the N500S.

Contact us to find out more about the Nortec 500 Series or any of our other non destructive testing equipment, or request a quote online.


  • 50 Hz to 12 MHz frequency range Preamplifier (0 or 14 dB)
  • Single Li-Ion battery, choice of two battery configurations: 2.4 Ahr or 8.8 Ahr
  • Lightweight, 1.2 kg to 1.7 kg (2.8 lbs to 3.8 lbs) depending on battery configuration 165 mm (6.5 in.)
  • Full VGA colour LCD (640 x 480 resolution)
  • On-board storage of up to 200 programs
  • On-screen reference memory for go/no go applications
  • Internal balance loads for single coil probe support
  • Display Freeze to hold flaw signals
  • PowerLink technology – automatic probe recognition and instrument set-up Foreign Object Debris (FOD) free case design VGA output

Product Downloads

Nortec 500 Brochure
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