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In this paper, stress- and fatigue-loaded ferromagnetic steel samples were evaluated using three different remanent flux leakage transducers. Giant magnetoresistive sensors were used as the pickup elements. Each transducer has its own integrated local magnetizing section, which allows us to magnetize the tested material in different directions. The defect detection dependency on angle, at which it occurs to the magnetizing field and sensing element, is minimized by gathering and then integrating the information from transducers. The performance of the transducers was verified using a steel plate (S355J2G3) with electro-discharge machined notches. Further experiments were carried out using fatigue- and stress-loaded steel samples.