Also called an RC block, the AWS Resolution Reference Block is used for checking resolution capabilities of angle beam transducers.


The Resolution Block contains three sets of .0625″ diameter through-holes for 45°, 60°  and 70°.  In accordance with AWS Welding Highway and Railway Bridges specification D2.0, and Structural Welding Code ANSI/AWS D1.1.

  • Dimensions:  6.000″ x  3.000″ x 1.000″ (152.4 mm x 76.2 mm x 25.4 mm).
  • AWS does not specify a separate metric version of the AWS Resolution Block.  The metric block in AWS shows only the metric equivalents to the standard design.  Therefore, this one block can be used for both imperial and metric requirements.
  • Made from 1018 Steel, Nickel plated.
  • Fitted wooden storage case is optional.

These blocks are also available in 7075-T6 Aluminium, 1018 Steel – Nickel Plated, Type 304 Stainless Steel and Special Alloy.

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