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Photos Sought for New Edition of ASNT NDT Handbook: Liquid Penetrant Testing

8 April 2015

The American Society for Nondestructive Testing (ASNT) is seeking high-resolution color images to include in the next edition of the Nondestructive Testing Handbook: Liquid Penetrant Testing. The images would be used in the new edition to illustrate concepts and applications related to Liquid Penetrant Testing (PT).

The photos must be 300 dpi or better and shot originally in color. Contributors are also required to give ASNT copyright to publish the photographs and will be given credit in the edition.

Subjects desired include techniques, equipment, indications, components, and sets showing a choice or process.

More detail information and an online submission form can be found at

ASNT's Nondestructive Testing Handbook series serves as the definitive treatment of NDT technology. ASNT volunteers began work on the Nondestructive Testing Handbook in 1944. Tens of thousands of copies have been printed and the series is beginning its fourth edition.  The NDT Handbook covers all major methods of nondestructive testing, each major method in its own volume.

The American Society for Nondestructive Testing, based in Columbus, Ohio, is an international technical society with over 15,000 members that provides a forum for exchange of NDT technical information; NDT educational materials and programs; and standards and services for the qualification and certification of NDT personnel. ASNT exists to create a safer world by promoting the profession and technologies of nondestructive testing.

For questions, please contact Patrick Moore, NDT Handbook Editor, at or by phone at 1-800-222-2768 x224.