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What a Flexible Borescope Is

Borescopes are amazing pieces of technology that were conceptualized and used in primitive forms as early as the 1930s. They’ve served many industries and aspects of our lives since then. With the onset of the amazing technology of fiber optics, borescopes were changed forever and made even more amazing and useful. Even so, many people […] read more…

Common Applications of Borescopes

One of the most exciting developments in camera history is the borescope. These fantastic devices combine so many ideas that were once science fiction into a present-day wonder. A borescope is essentially a tiny, live camera mounted on either a flexible length of fiber optics or at the end of a rigid tube, much like […] read more…

The Different Industries That Utilize Borescopes

One of the most fascinating tools used today is the borescope—a tiny camera and light that can be viewed remotely and has many practical applications. Many essential industries would agree, and various industries make use of different kinds of borescopes. The most common among the different industries that utilize borescopes are aviation, HVAC, mechanics, and […] read more…

MicroFlex Borescopes

One of the most common questions we are asked when exhibiting at Trade Shows is “what is the smallest borescope you carry?”. People are amazed when we tell them our Hawkeye® Pro MicroFlex Borescopes come in diameters as small as .5mm (.020”).  Hawkeye® Pro MicroFlex Borescopes are a vital inspection tool for many companies. Customers […] read more…

Introducing the New V3 HD Video Borescope

Gradient Lens Corporation has announced the launch of the much anticipated Hawkeye® V3 HD Video Borescope (www.gradientlens.com/V3). With it’s new Micro HD video camera, and custom-engineered image processor, the 4- and 6-mm Hawkeye V3’s deliver simply the best image quality of any borescope on the market today! Video footage, and still images, captured by the […] read more…

What is a Borescope?

A Borescope is a remote visual inspection tool. Borescopes are typically used to inspect environments where the human eye cannot access or may be unsafe. While borescopes have been around for decades the industry has seen major advancements with new technology. Industrial borescopes are used in a variety of markets which include Aviation Manufacturing, Aviation […] read more…