boroscope

boroscope

boroscope
A slender optical periscope capable of insertion into narrow openings or apertures to inspect the interior of engines and accessories that are other-wise impossible to see. It usually has a device for illuminating the part being observed, besides having a system of mirrors and lenses.
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Rising automation across industries fueled by need to make production process error free is bolstering the demand for boroscope cameras.
Tenders are invited for Industrial boroscope (videoscope) complete assembly
These groundings are due to combustor distress found during routine scheduled boroscope inspection.
Boroscope techniques may be useful or, alternatively, an R133a limit could be used in place of an internal inspection, perhaps validated by an empirical correlation between percentage R133aFormation and visual estimation of compressor corrosion when less than 10% R-40 is present.
We inserted a boroscope, and after extensively searching for about an hour, AD2 Jonathon Butler froze for a moment.
Engine maintenance for General Electric CF-34 engines include, boroscope inspections, troubleshooting and engine rigging.
2d at 940 (providing a description of a boroscope); see also Borescopes, Bradford Instrument & Gage, Inc., archived at http://www.webcitation.org/63FE4Y1yP (defining and describing a borescope).
Students will receive training on line maintenance, on wing boroscope inspection and repair, trouble shooting and engine diagnostics monitoring on engines like GE90-115B, GENx engine that power
engineering courses include A320, A330 and A340 EASA 147 approved type training courses; human factor courses; CFM-56; boroscope; induction training on A320, A330 and A340; and train the trainer courses.
Then he discusses such aspects as hardware, controls, accessories, parameter characteristics, inlet and exhaust treatment, acoustics and noise control, detectable problems, and boroscope inspection.
GE explains the issue involved guidelines in the CF34 service manual to complete a boroscope inspection of the high-pressure compressor at certain intervals.
Recent advances in boroscope design make easy the visual inspection of airframes and engines, for example, and the Olympus company of New York is now offering the: "next revolution in Remote Visual Inspection" with its IPLEX FX videoscope, which is a boroscope combining advanced video features and lightweight portability.