Profile Advantage enhances metal detection performance by up to 50 percent in challenging product effect applications. This sensitivity improvement means significantly smaller pieces of metal contamination can be found.
How Metal Detector Sensitivity is Measured
Metal detector sensitivity performance is usually expressed in terms of the diameter of a test sphere made from a specific type of metal, such as ferrous, non-ferrous, aluminum or stainless steel. This test piece must be reliably detectable when passed through the center of the aperture of the metal detector. However, there is a significant difference between the test piece's spherical sensitivity and the actual length of wire that can be detected due to the metal contamination's 'orientation effect.'