There are numerous brands of high-temperature borescopes on the market and it can be difficult to choose a great one that will best work for your set of circumstances. Below are reviewed three of the best on the market today, that offer outstanding features, but are still affordable options for those of you on a budget.
DBPOWER 2.7 Inch Color LCD Screen Endoscope
The first high-temperature borescope up for review is the DBPOWER 2.7 Inch Color LCD Screen Endoscope. What we wanted to give you today is a wide range of options when it comes to choosing a high-temperature borescope. This is why the three products we have chosen all come from different manufacturers and are also at various price points.
It is crucial, whenever looking to buy a new product, that you discover what various brands have to offer in order to make a final decision. While borescopes are affordable, they still are a cost, and you want to make sure you are getting your money’s worth. This is why we have supported you with three different options with various features.
This first option comes from the well-known company DBPOWER. No list would be complete without a DBPOWER product on it, as they are reliable and make high quality products at affordable pricing.
While this is the most expensive device on our list today, it is definitely competitively priced and affordable when you compare it to other borescopes. This is an economical solution for maintaining your vehicle, inspecting hard-to-reach equipment, for plumbing or construction jobs, to educate scientifically, or relax and explore the outdoors. This is a pocket-sized device so it is easy to go mobile with it.
It features a 2.7” color LCD screen that has a resolution of 320 X 240 pixels. It can rotate 360° for a better look. The camera on this borescope measures 8.2mm in diameter and has a 0.3 megapixel VGA resolution. It comes equipped with 6 adjustable LED lights in case you are in a dark area. It operates at a temperature scale of 0°C to 45°. In order to power it, it uses a lithium battery, that is included in this package.
- Strong battery
- Great screen
- Easy to use
- Works as outlined
- Built-in LED light is too weak to see in the dark
GIWOX 2.0 Mega Pixels Wi-Fi Borescope
The next high-temperature borescope up for review is the GIWOX 2.0 Mega Pixels Wi-Fi Borescope. GIWOX is our second brand on the list. We have tried to include three brands that are known around the internet to be reliable products at an affordable price.
Those are the best types of products that you can find; they rival even the higher end devices, but stand on their own in an affordable way. GIWOX, on top of that, has great customer service, just in case you get confused or it does not seem to be working.
This specific GIWOX device is at a very affordable price, and is actually the most affordable option on our list today, although the other two are competitively priced. It features a camera that measures 8.5mm in diameter and that is a 2.0 megapixels, 720p high-definition camera. This allows you to have very clear and great looking video that is of the highest industrial quality for inspection.
There is a built in 6 LED lights to control brightness in dark spaces, and also a 1W Cree LED flashlight if you are working in the dark. It is equipped with a comfortable handle to use, and a tube that is flexible and waterproof.
There are 60 viewing angles when working on an engine, any equipment, through a pipe, or exploring the outdoors. This is a compact device that comes with a metal buckle to hang off your belt or a bag. There are mirror accessories that also come with it. This GIWOX borescope is compatible over Wi-Fi and there is a free app that comes with it to store any photos or video straight to your device.
- Durable design
- Can connect over Wi-Fi
- Easy to use and set up
- Concise and compact
- Comes with a variety of great features
- The lights could be brighter, especially in very dark spaces
Shekar Digital Inspection Snake Camera with 9.84ft Rigid Tube
The final high-temperature borescope is the Shekar Digital Inspection Snake Camera with 9.84ft Rigid Tube. Shekar is the final manufacturer on this list today and competes well with the previous two. This specific borescope model is competitively priced with the other two but still features new things that make it unique.
First off, it is equipped with a compact probe that allows you to reach any tiny area. This probe measures 5.5mm in diameter. Equipped on this borescope is a 2.7” HD LCD screen, in color, that allows you to view live video right away while using the probe. This comes with a tube that is very rigid, and holds whatever shape you want. There is a built-in 2600 mAh lithium battery that can easily be charge.
On a full charge it will work for 6 continuous hours. Because of its compact size, it is easy to use it with one hand, and there are buttons with back lighting that are comfortable to use. This device can be used medically for the nose and throat, for a HVAC inspection, and all sorts of repairs on vehicles, on both land and sea. It can also be used for aircraft as well.
- Very sturdy cable
- Durable construction
- LCD screen is HD and color
- Comes with built in battery
- Runs for a long time
- Lights still need work
As you can see from all the reviews above, the only problem we’ve ever had with these products is the lighting system. Sometimes they are bright enough, but other times it has been difficult. It is an easy fix by just adding more lights. These are all affordable options, that other than that, work great.