Fiber-optic, flexible borescopes deliver large images, up to 25,000-pixel resolution
Gradient Lens Corp. (GLC) has introduced a new line of Hawkeye® Blue flexible borescopes. The borescopes now are available in 2.5-, 4.0-, and 6.0-mm diameters. The new designs include high-clarity fiber-optic bundles that deliver resolution up to 25,000 pixels combined with high contrast and images nearly twice the size of many scopes of the same diameter, the company says.
- Two-way articulation, +/-120 degrees
- Stainless steel braided sheaths, standard on all models
- Compatibility with the company's portable light sources
- Compatibility with video displays and documentation systems
- 30X eyepiece
The borescopes allow users to see inside castings, tube assemblies, and welded joints in bent tubes. Suitable applications include mission-critical aviation, automotive, and diesel maintenance and parts manufacturing; and turbine, engine block, manifold, and autobody and frame inspection.