borescope inspection Articles

  • Our new industrial blog about videoscopes has launched!

    Welcome to our new blog that has been designed for NDT professionals specializing in remote visual inspections (RVI)! Follow us for lots of great advices, news, tips, articles, photos and videos about using borescopes, videoscopes, sewer and drain cameras, snake cameras, etc. We want to present the most relevant, fresh and regularly updated content. We invite you to be a part of our community ...


    By Fiberscope.net by Medit Inc.

  • Borescopes needed for turbine maintenance

    Maintenance is essential in our lives. But especially important is maintenance in order to keep valuable turbines up and running. Note the comments below by Paul Boughton of EngineerLive.com: Inspections of the hot, turbine section are essential and close examination of the individual turbine blades can reveal issues with overheating. Initial inspections by an experienced service engineer using ...


    By USA Borescopes

  • Small Engine Inspection

    A small engine repair shop needed a borescope, primarily to conduct engine and valve inspections. The instrument had to small and portable, had to articulate in order view in inside of the combustion chamber, piston dome and valves, and it had to have image capture capability. The VJ-ADV from RF System Lab was selected because it met all of these requirements. In addition to saving time on ...


    By RF System Lab.

  • Corrosion Inspection

    Everything made of metal is susceptible to corrosion and can effect every non-service industry to one degree or another by the direct or indirect costs of corrosion prevention, mitigation or repair. The VJ-Advance (VJ-ADV) video borescope was used to take images above. The VJ-ADV is the ideal choice for any technician involved in corrosion control. No other borescope offers this level of ...


    By RF System Lab.

  • Factory Conveyor Inspection

    A plywood manufacturer needed to inspect the roller bearings for its main conveyor motors. This inspection required a shutdown of the entire production line, and every minute of downtime would cost money. Additionally, because the motors were located in hard to reach areas, some several meters high, a portable and lightweight instrument would be needed. The VJ-ADV video borescope from RF System ...


    By RF System Lab.

  • Industrial Pump Inspection

    An industrial pump service and remanufacturing company had two goals in mind when they went shopping for a borescope. First, the scope had to be easy to use and portable enough to take on service calls. Second, it had to have four-way camera articulation in order to steer navigate the pipes and small through-holes that are commonly found in industrial pump applications. They found exactly what ...


    By RF System Lab.

  • Automotive Engine Inspection

    Headquartered in Michigan, the heart of the US automotive industry, we are proud to offer a video borescope that helps ensure the quality, safety and reliability of cars and trucks. Our scopes are in use at every major auto manufacturer and dozens of tier 1 and tier 2 suppliers, saving time and money in QC, production and process machine maintenance. While automotive industry applications for the ...


    By RF System Lab.

  • Down Hole Motor Inspection

    There is an old familiar proverb about how “for want of a nail, a kingdom was lost”. The moral of this story is that the failure or lack of even a small item can, in certain circumstances, have a very big impact. A drilling operation uses lots of very expensive equipment and supplies, and requires the expertise of several very qualified workers. Ask anyone in the industry, and they ...


    By RF System Lab.

  • Aircraft Engine Remote Visual Inspection

    An aircraft MRO center was in need of an easy to use borescope for use in a wide variety of applications on both turbine and piston powered aircraft. The VJ-Advance (VJ-ADV) from RF System Lab was selected because of its unique combination of features and very competitive price. Using the VJ-ADV, technicians are now able to conduct engine and airframe inspections quickly and easily, documenting ...


    By RF System Lab.

  • Inspection Cameras. How to use them?

    Today remote visual inspection is becoming more and more popular throughout the world. But sometimes technicians hesitate to use inspection camerabecause they are not sure if they need any special training or skills to work with a borescope. However inspections with such devices in the most of cases do not ...

  • How to choose an automotive borescope?

    There are many applications where borescopes are important and even critical. Borescopes are used every day by automotive technicians to inspect automotive components. The most important components such as fuel nozzles, hydraulic components and systems, welded tubing, ...


    By Fiberscope.net by Medit Inc.

  • The P374 Intrinsically Safe Pipe Inspection System

    Are you looking for a Pipeline Inspection Camera? Suitable for a range of applications including sewer line and water pipe inspections, USA Borescopes can offer you a range of Pipeline Inspection Cameras for sale or on a rental basis.   Here is some information about the P374 Intrinsically Safe borescope by Pearpoint (Pearpoint P374). USA ...


    By USA Borescopes

  • .35mm Ultra Thin HQ Borescope now available on demand

    We will now be carrying an Ultra Thin HQ Borescope that will measure only 0.35mm in diameter. As our thinnest diameter fiberscope yet, this fiberscope will allow places with even smaller access points to be visually inspected. This .35mm ...


    By Fiberscope.net by Medit Inc.

  • Picking the right Sewer Camera

    Sewer camera models are pretty straightforward, in most cases. But, there are many options if you want a sewer camera or commonly called snake camera. This type comes many varieties: Pipe Inspection camera with viewing capabilities only, sewer ...


    By USA Borescopes

  • Without Small Data, Big Data and Cloud-Based Software are Useless to HVAC Maintenance

    Yes, the facility management industry has entered the age of ‘big data’ where extremely large data sets are being collected and analyzed to reveal patterns, trends, and associations, primarily between HVAC equipment and energy optimization. However, “Big Data” may be the most worn out catchphrase ever. When you think “big” you think Wall Street, the ...

  • Our Rigel Videoscope was used on Graveyard Carz!

    Video Borescopes have long be used to inspect inside engines, gas tanks and other hard to visualize places on auto mobiles. Borescopes can be used to look into any cavity that has a large enough access point to insert the probe. So there really is not limit to the ways videoscopes can be used by mechanics or anyone working on vehicles. ...


    By Fiberscope.net by Medit Inc.

  • AMETEK Land - Gasworld US - Temperature Measurement, Asset Protection in Hydrogen Generation

    Thomas Fortinberry, Business Development Manager – Industrial Gas at AMETEK Land, discusses fixed thermal imaging for steam methane reformers and how improved access to data on process temperatures can optimize and extend operations. Worldwide demand for hydrogen is rising and expected to continue to grow at 5% annually. Hydrogen is increasingly sought for petroleum refineries, chemical ...


    By AMETEK Land

  • SPARK XTR Adjustable Borescope LED Light Source

    Medit Inc. is pleased to introduce a new powerful LED borescope light source. We added a  new  LED light source SPARK XTR  to our product line. ...


    By Fiberscope.net by Medit Inc.

  • What makes rigid borescopes better than fiberscopes

    Specialists who are interested in rigid borescopes want to know their pros and cons. ...

  • Heron Articulating Rigid Videoscope is perfect for inspecting Scuba Cylinders

    Scuba cylinders need to be visually inspected a minimum of once a year, and often times more frequently depending on the use of the cylinder. These inspections are done to ensure the ongoing safe use of these cylinders. Scuba divers rely on them completely when diving, and therefore they need to be maintained excellently. Scuba cylinders come in various sizes and hold air at pressures up to 300 ...


    By Fiberscope.net by Medit Inc.

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