Olympus NORTEC 2000

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The Nortec 500 Series eddy current flaw detectors incorporate a full range of features:internal balance coils, VGA output connector (for heads up displays, monitors,and projectors), and a USB interface for rapid information transfer. The Nortec 500also includes PowerLink, for automatic probe recognition and program set-up.


Features of the NORTEC 2000

  • Dimensions
    9.5″ L x 5.5″ W x 3.6″ D(241mm x 140mm x 92mm)
  • Weight
    2000D: 6 lbs. (2.7Kg) with batteries installed.
    2000D+: 4.6 lbs (2.09Kg) with battery installed.
    3.6 lbs. (1.6Kg) without batteries.
  • Display(EL)
    EL (electroluminescent), 4.7″ x 3.5″(5.7″ diagonal) (120mm x 90mm [145mm diagonal])
    active display area. 320 H x 240 V pixel display resolution. 72Hz refresh rate.
  • Display(LCD)
    Monochrome LCD (liquid crystal dis-play), 3.0″ x 3.8″ (4.8″ diagonal)(76mm x 96mm [122mm diagonal]),320 H x 240 V pixel. 72Hz refresh rate. Backlight is adjustable for different viewing conditions.
  • Display(Color LCD)
    Available as option for 2000D+models. Color LCD (liquid crystal display), 3.0″ x 3.8″ (4.8″ diagonal),(76mm x 96mm [122mm diagonal]) 320 H x 240 V pixel. 72Hz refresh rate. Backlight is adjustable for different viewing conditions.
  • OperatingTemp
    -4° to 140° F (-20° to 60° C)
  • StorageTemp
    -40° to +176°F (-40° to +80°C)
  • Power DC
    Two 10.8V DR35 NiMH batteries(2000D) One 10.8V Li-Ion battery(2000D+), optional “D” cell belt pack,or optional external DR35 pack.
  • Power AC
    External charger/adapter. Will fully charge batteries in approximately 6hours and operate the instrument simultaneously. Line voltage 100 to240VAC,47-63Hz.
  • Low Battery
    Front panel display, a warning message indicates less than ½ hour operating time remaining.
  • Operating Time
    8 hours typical at 75°F (24°C) withEL display. 7 hours typical with LCD display. Estimated operating time remaining is indicated by an icon on the status display. With optional belt mounted battery pack, 8 hours typical.
  • Humidity
    MIL-STD-28800 — Safe operation in exposure to Class 3 temperature/humidity environment (-10°C to 55°Cat 95% ±5% relative humidity non-condensing).
  • Altitude(Max.Operating)
    15,000 ft. (4,572 m) above sea level.
  • Altitude(Max. Non-operating)
    40,000 ft. (12,192 m) above sea level.
  • Hazardous Area Operation
    Safe operation in explosive atmosphere as defined by Class 1, Divi-sion 2, Group D, as found in the National Fire Protection AssociationCode 70 (NFPA 70), Section 500 and tested using MIL-STD-810E, Method511.3, Procedure 1.


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