Remote visual inspection of wind turbines

15 Jul 2018

Olympus’ IPLEX G Lite ultra-portable industrial videoscope enables fast, easy visual inspections of small or difficult-to-access locations. The lightweight, 2.5lb (1.15 kg) videoscope features powerful imaging and measurement tools and its small size and light weight provides for easy one-handed operation. The IPLEX G Lite videoscope incorporates advanced imaging features, including: PulsarPic image processor which reduces halation, balancing exposure and increasing gain quality. A bright LED light source provides improved illumination, and 60-fps frame rate captures smooth, clear video, even when recording a moving object. HDMI video output simplifies the data transfer process, Wider Dynamic Extended Range (WiDER) technology enhances contrast, and users can quickly and easily swap their LED for UV or IR illumination when working in dark environments. The lightweight IPLEX G Lite videoscope incorporates multiple features designed to simplify the inspection process. TrueFeel articulation and a lightweight joystick provide precision control to help users quickly navigate to the inspection area. Smart Video Recording automatically records the last 30 minutes of video inspections to eliminate accidental erasure. Users can also bookmark important video segments and capture still images while recording. An oil-clearing adaptor uses capillary action to provide users with clear images without having to remove the insertion tube to clean the lens. The IPLEX G Lite videoscope is designed to pass U.S. Department of Defense (MIL-STD-810G) four-foot drop tests, it is IP65 Protected against rain, dirt, and dust intrusion, and available with scopes measuring 2m, 3.5m, or 10m long in 4- or 6mm diameters.

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