Boroscope are used for visual inspection where naked eye is unable to reach or inaccessible by other means or where accessibility is expensive or time consuming for dismantling activities.
Boroscopes are commonly used in the visual inspection of engines, industrial gas turbines, steam turbines, diesel engines etc. Gas and steam turbines require particular attention because of safety and maintenance requirements. Boroscope inspection of engines can be used to prevent unnecessary maintenance, which can become extremely costly for large turbines.
Borescope can be used in following area of interest:
- Foreign Material Retrievals
- Turbine Inspection
- Pipe Inspection
- Boiler Inspection
- Tank & Pressure Vessel Inspection
- Gearbox Inspection