Ultrasonic Fastener Measurement

Tidal Wave

About the Tidal Wave Ultrasonic Fastner Measurement Tool

CanTorque's Tidal Wave is our full-sized Ultrasonic unit which incorporates all the features of the CT Wave with added benefits of larger screen, faster operation speed and the ability to measure fasteners up to 100’ in length.


  • Weight 4.5lbs (2.04kg)
  • Width 8.5” (216mm)
  • Height 6.5” (165mm)
  • Depth 2.5” (70mm)

Transducer Types

  • Single element (1 MHz to 10 MHz & 1/8” to 1” diameters)
  • Standard 3 meter cable
  • Custom transducers available for special applications
  • Temperature probe for automatic temperature compensation

Measuring Range

  • Time—Nanoseconds
  • From 1”- 98” (25-244cm) bolts
  • Elongation—Change in length (mm)
  • Load—Force load applied (kPSI or MPa)
  • Stress—Force for unit area stress applied (millimeters per millimeter)


  • Imperial & Metric
  • Fahrenheit & Celsius

Operating Temperature

  • 14º to 140ºF (-10º to 60ºC)