ShapeArray Installation

Frequently asked questions concerning ShapeArray installation

What should I use as a reel stand for installing ShapeArrays?
A reel stand can easily be constructed using saw horses from the hardware store and a long sturdy metal bar or pole. The weight of a ShapeArray and its reel...
Mon, 26 Apr, 2021 at 11:12 AM
What grout mix is recommended for ShapeArray installation?
The grout mix recommended for installation of ShapeArray is given in the table below. It is important to use bentonite powder for the mix since bentonite pe...
Thu, 6 Apr, 2017 at 11:52 AM
How should ShapeArray (SAA) be Installed Near Sources of High Voltage?
Measurand ShapeArrays are designed to be highly resistant to interference from electrical and magnetic fields. All current models of ShapeArrays are fully d...
Fri, 28 Jul, 2017 at 3:22 PM
What is Bend Radius?
The SAA Bend Angles diagnostic in SAARecorder provides a listing of the bend radii for each vertex (joint) in a ShapeArray. Bend radius is a measure of the ...
Wed, 30 Mar, 2022 at 12:39 PM
Can SAAV's be installed in telescopic casing?
No, standard installation methods using a casing cap or compression clamp for SAAV and SAAV Extend are not suitable for a casing that can change lengths due...
Thu, 28 Mar, 2024 at 12:34 PM