Gradient Lens Corporations, Hawkeye® Precision Borescopes manufactured in the USA, provide you the best value in the industry. They offer more than 80 rigid, flexible and video Hawkeye Borescopes, along with a complete system of interchangeable accessories. All of the Hawkeye Borescopes are designed to accept any of the Luxxor® or Hawkeye® light sources and can be used with video or digital cameras to document your inspections.
Patented endoGRINS® gradient-index lens technology is built into our exclusive line of Hawkeye® Precision Borescopes. This innovative optical design allows Hawkeye borescopes to deliver excellent image quality at prices one-third that of comparable visual inspection instruments. Hawkeye borescopes are proudly made in the USA in Rochester, New York, the Worlds Image Center®. Exceptional value and versatility are the hallmarks of Hawkeye, Hawkeye Blue and Luxxor Lighting and Video visual inspection products. Today, leading edge companies are using Hawkeyes to improve their products and quality, streamline their processes, and gain a competitive advantage
Engine Service & Maintenance
Reliable inspection of aircraft, diesel and automotive engines can be quickly completed, without the need for costly, time-consuming engine tear-down, using a Hawkeye Borescope or Videoscope. Read more...
Bore Inspection (Precision Shooting)
Manufacturers of mission-critical hydraulic, pneumatic parts and assemblies can inspect for burrs, defects, surface finish irregularities and more, even inside deep or narrow bores. Hawkeye Precision Borescopes allow fast, reliable visual inspection inside complex machined parts and through very small openings that could never be seen with the naked eye. Read more...
Fuel System Inspection
Manufacturers of mission-critical fuel systems and fuel system components use Hawkeye Precision Borescopes to inspect for burrs, cross-hole alignment, surface finish irregularities and numerous other possible defects in fuel injector nozzles, miniature hydraulic parts, fule manifolds and more. Read more...
Hawkeye Borescopes are used in various other applications by scientists, locksmiths, refurbishers and everyday users in the field by both industry and agriculture for the inspection of equipment.
Choose a Hawkeye Rigid Borescope when the entry path is straight. Rigid borecopes have better image quality and are more durable and less expensive than flexible borescopes. The Hawkeye Rigid Borescope range, comes in different lengths and diameters, including the exclusive Hawkeye Classic Shooting Edition Rigid Borescope range.
Choose a Hawkeye Flexible Borescope when your entry path is curved. Flexible borescopes can be non-articulating , 2-way articulating or 4-way articulating and with their tungsten or gooseneck sheathing which is durable and flexible. With up to 25'000 pixel image resolution, Hawkeye Flexible Borescopes are the finest fiberscopes on the market.
Hawkeye Pro MicroFlex Semi-Rigid and Flexible Borescopes offer diameters as small as 0.5mm and a 10'000 or 30'000 fiber image bundle, all in "bendable" semi-rigid, Nitinol or Polymide sheaths. The excellent image quality Hawkeye MicroFlex Flexible Borescopes deliver, in these very small micro diameters, is nothing short of amazing. You can access even the smallest opening, and utilize a 9" bend radius.
Video Borescopes (Flexible)
Hawkeye Video Flexible Borescopes offer superb image quality and less expensive than that of comparable video borescopes on the market. When you require a fully portable system, lengths up to 12 meters and with excellent image capturing capabilities then choose a Hawkeye Video Flexible Borescope. Great for aircraft services, power generators, castings and more. The range includes the extremely popular V2 Video Borescope, which is proving to be the chosen video borescope in companies worldwide.
Easily connect any Hawkeye Rigid or Flexible Borescope to a video camera system and display the image on a computer or video monitor. Store, document and e-mail high quality images.
The Luxxor Video Microscope can be used both as a microscope or with a borescope with ease. The Luxxor Video Microscope offers measurement capability and digital video quality, with 15x to 200x zoom capability.
Lighting and Accessories
Gradient Lens Corporation offer a full line of light sources and borescope accessories, including metal halide arc lamps, UV light sources, LED lights, video couplers, light guides, angled eyepieces and more.