ViCTor 2.2D Eddy Current Flaw Detector for Automated Inspections

ETher NDE’s ViCTor 2.2D, the user-friendly automated eddy current inspection system, designed with the Automation Engineer in mind.

Based on the ETher NDE AeroCheck+ Hardware, NDT Inspectors will become quickly familiar with its user interface and with a variety of case configurations available, the ViCTor 2.2D offers maximum flexibility for each individual application.



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Product Information
  • Non-contacting
  • High Speed (potentially up to 200MS)
  • No couplant required or effluent produced
  • Good for surface defect detection
  • Instant coupling
  • Wide variety and geometry of probes available
  • Cost effective and ideal for rotationally symmetrical components e.g. bearings, gugdeon pins, cylinder liners, etc.


  • Capable of using two probes simultaneously for more efficient inspection.
  • Separate dual alarms.
  • Large bright LCD screen and external VGA for monitor output.
  • Includes rotary drive and conductivity
  • Configurable I/O capability using voltage free contacts.
  • Dual analogue outputs giving simple recording
  • Powered by 24V DC for easy integration in an industrial control system.
  • USB or RS-232 remote control for easy control system integration
  • Ability to stream real time data over USB
  • A DLL is available to permit software integration by the end user.


  • Surface breaking defects
  • Sub-surface defects in non-ferrous materials
  • Heat treatment / material property verification
  • Sensing applications for verifying geometry such as the presence of threads, butt-weld detection.


Probe Connectors 2 off 12 Way Lemo 2b (Absolute, Bridge and Reflection) and Lemo 00 (for single element absolute probes)
Rotary Probe 1 only. 600-3000 rpm – ETher Mercury Drive (ARD002), Hocking 33A100 / 40A100, Rohmann MR3, SR1 and SR2 Drive (special adapter needed)
Conductivity Probe 1 only. Option becomes active with use of AeroCheck+ conductivity probe and cable
Frequency Dual Frequency 10 Hz to 12.8 MHz
Gain Overall -18 to + 104 dB
Main Gain -18 to + 82dB, 0.1, 1 and 6dB steps
Input 0dB or 12dB
Drive 0dB, 6dB and 1odB (0dB reference 1mW into 50 ohm)
Max X/Y Ratio -18dB to +82dB independent
Phase Range 0.0-359.9°, 0.1° steps
Filters Normal High Pass DC to 2kHz or Low Pass Filter, which ever is the lower in 1 Hz steps. Plus variable adaptive balance drift compensation 0.01 – 0.5 Hz (6 steps)
Normal Low Pass 1Hz to 2kHz or a quarter of the lowest test frequency whichever is lower in 1Hz steps
Balance Manual 14 internal balance loads; 2.2μH, 5.0μH, 6.0μH, 6.5μH, 7.0μH, 7.5μH, 8.2μH, 12μH, 15μH, 18μH, 22μH, 30μH, 47μH, 82μH
Automatic Optimised balance load selection
Mix Channel Frequency Full frequency range available on both channels
Probe Mode Simultaneous reflection / bridge and absolute including simultaneous two probe Differential and Absolute
Mix Gain X/Y -18 to +18dB
Mix Phase 0.0-359.9°, 0.1° steps
Alarm Gates Number 2 Independent Alarm Gates may be configured on Pane 1, Pane 2 or Both Panes (logical or)
Box Fully configurable, Freeze, Tone or Visual
Sector Fully configurable, Freeze, Tone or Visual
Display Type 5.7” (145mm), 18 bit Colour, daylight readable
Viewable Area 115.2mm (Horizontal) x 86.4mm (Vertical)
Resolution 640 x 480 pixels
Colour Schemes User configurable Dark, Bright and Black & White
Config. Screen Full Screen, Single, Dual Spot or Dual Pane with variable size and location and function e.g. XY, Timebase, Waterfall and Meter.
Display Modes Spot, Time base (0.1-20 seconds x 1-200 sweeps and up to 55 seconds), Waterfall and Meter with peak hold and % readout.
Graticules None, Grid (4 sizes 5, 10,15 and 20% FSH), Polar (4 sizes 5, 10,15 and 20% FSH)
Offset Spot Position: Y =-50 to +50, X =-65 to +65%
Spot Readout Display in X,Y or R,θ
Summary Display of all settings in Legacy Format

Data Storage

Setup Storage micro SD up to 32GB, holding over 10,000 settings
Stored Screen Shots micro SD up to 32GB, holding over 10,000 screen shots
Recorded Data micro SD up to 32GB, holding over 500 2.5 minute long data recordings
Guides micro SD up to 32GB, holding 10,000 Slides


Data logging Real-time recording of signal data and replay on instruments and desktop PC up to 164 seconds
Guides Create and display a slide show containing instructions, tutorials and procedures using Microsoft PowerPoint.
Attachments Screenshots and Data Recordings are saved in a folder with the name of the Settings.
Loop Capture a live repetitive signal and then optimise the instrument settings (Phase, Gain, Filters) to simplify optimising the parameters
Trace Allows a calibration reference signal to be stored on the screen and then compared with the live signal
Auto Phase Allows phase angle to be automatically set to a pre set angle
Inputs/Outputs PC Connectivity USB (Full PC remote control plus Real Time data) and RS-232 May be set Off, 9600, 19200, 38400, 57600, 115200, 230400, 460800, 921600 baud
Analogue 2 outputs 2 Volts swing
Digital volt free Alarm On Lemo 12 way Open collector transistor (36v dc at 10mA max)
VGA Full 15 way VGA output (EC screens only)
I/O Two configurable
Alarm Out 2 off Opto Isolated 2mA 50v max
External Alarm Inhibit 2 TTL Inputs
Languages English, French, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Japanese, Chinese, Turkish, Czech
Verification The system includes on delivery a 2 year validity Verification Level 2 detailed functional check and calibration as as per ISO 15548-1:2013
Power on

Self Test

The system performs a self test on start up of external RAM, SD RAM, accelerometer, Micro SD card, LCD screen buffer
Power External 100-240 v 50-60Hz 30 Watts
Physical Weight 3.3 kg, 7.25 lbs.
Size (w x h x d) 246 x 152 x 250 mm / 9.7 x 6.0 x 9.9 inches
Operating Temp -20 to +60 °C
Storage Temp Storage for up to 12 months -20 to +35 °C Nominal +20 °C
IP Rating 54 (front panel only)