Press Release Summary:
With 216:1 zoom, onscreen distance measurement, and HID lamps, QuickView Camera captures video as far as 250 ft down lines 8-60 in. diameter. Designed for use with QuickView, Wide-Angle Inspection Kit consists of wide-angle lens and lamp diffuser. Wide-angle lens replaces front cap of camera, doubling field of view throughout zoom range, while diffuser spreads lamp beam for broad, even illumination of foreground targets.
Original Press Release:
With Wide-Angle Inspection Kit, Patented QuickView Inspects Manholes and Other Close-Up Targets.
Randolph, New Jersey- October 18, 2006-Envirosight has announced a new accessory kit that doubles the field of view for its patented QuickView zoom inspection camera, allowing it to inspect all walls of a manhole when looking downward, as well as view wide areas of other close-up targets like vessel and tank interiors.
The new Wide-Angle Inspection Kit consists of a wide-angle lens and lamp diffuser.
The wide-angle lens replaces the front cap of the QuickView, doubling the camera's field of view throughout its zoom range. For instance, at minimum zoom the QuickView can view 4 ft2 of a surface 2 ft away, but with the wide angle lens it can view 16 ft2. The accessory installs in seconds with no tools, and without compromising QuickView's 150' submersion rating.
QuickView lamps are focused to a narrow 6-degree beam for viewing deep within pipelines, but the lamp diffuser supplied with the accessory kit spreads that beam for broad, even illumination of foreground targets. Made of molded plastic, it simply press-fits onto the bezel of QuickView's primary lamp.
"QuickView has always been about performing a rapid, inexpensive survey of underground infrastructure," said Richard Lindner, president of Envirosight. "With the Wide-Angle Inspection Kit, QuickView is no longer limited to pipelines. It can inspect the interior condition of any manhole, vessel or other confined space."
The accessory kit is compatible with all versions of QuickView.
About QuickView. The patented QuickView zoom inspection camera evaluates pipelines, manholes and tanks from street level. Contractors use it to survey pipe condition before bidding services, and to document completed work. Municipalities use it to identify and prioritize maintenance issues, avoid confined-space entry, and inspect hard-to-reach infrastructure. Departments of transportation use it to assess culvert and storm pipe condition with minimal exposure to traffic. Power and process industries use it for steam traps, tanks and vessels. With 216:1 zoom, onscreen distance measurement and HID lamps, QuickView captures video as far as 250' down lines 8-60" diameter. The QuickView name and logo are trademarks of Envirosight, LLC. QuickView carries patents 6,538,732 and 7,009,698.
About Envirosight, LLC. Randolph, New Jersey-based Envirosight, LLC provides video pipeline inspection solutions to industry, municipalities, contractors, departments of transportation, and civil/environmental engineers. Envirosight is committed to ongoing innovation, delivering products that enhance user productivity and inspection detail. Envirosight serves customers through a trained network of regional sales partners who deliver localized support and expertise with rapid turnaround. All Envirosight technical employees hold NASSCO PACP certification. Visit Envirosight online at www.envirosight.com