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The Think Thermally and MotorTalk blogs are updated monthly, written by Snell instructors and consultants for those interested or involved with infrared thermography and electric motor testing (EMT). Electrical, mechanical, building applications, and EMT are covered in this blog along with discussions on theory, equipment, tips, news, and much more.
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The Snell Group | Oct 15, 2021
En algunas ocasiones en mis entrenamientos de termografía me preguntan, ¿Cuál ha sido la imagen térmica más interesante que he tomado? Esto me hace recordar la ocasión que un piloto me pidió que tomara la imagen térmica del globo aerostático ‘Mayflower’. Era una hermosa tarde durante..

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The Snell Group | Sep 17, 2021
Souvent durant mes cours, on me demande « quelles sont les images thermiques les plus intéressantes que j'ai jamais prises ». Je songe toujours à une époque quand un pilote m'a demandé d’inspecter sa montgolfière. Il faisait un temp superbe pendant un après-midi au salon du..

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The Snell Group | Aug 30, 2021
Often in our classes, we are asked “what are the most interesting thermal images that you’ve taken?” I always think back to a time that I was asked to look at a hot air balloon by the pilot of the Mayflower balloon. It was a great..

Buildings

The Snell Group | Aug 09, 2021
One of the most common questions we get as infrared instructors is: How do I know what camera settings to use for a building inspection? This is a good question for people just beginning to use IR for building inspections. You show up to perform a..