01 Apr 2016
MRO Americas 2016
RF System Lab will be exhibiting at the 21st annual MRO Americas Conference & Exhibition, presented by Penton’s Aviation Week, on April 5-7, 2016 at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center in Dallas, TX.
The Aviation Week MRO Americas Conference & Exhibition will explore the future of aviation and defense maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) through a series of drill-down discussions and networking opportunities. Drawing 10,000 industry and government professionals, the event features the industry’s largest exhibition floor, which showcases 700+ solution providers to communicate actionable solutions, build contacts, and exchange ideas.
Borescope expert Zack Wessels will be representing RF System Lab in the exhibit hall at booth #3927. He will be offering free demos of the VJ-Advance (VJ-ADV) articulating video borescope and answering questions about how the joystick-controlled, 4-way articulating VJ-Advance can help aviation professionals confidently complete equipment inspections. The VJ-Advance’s numerous features can make your job faster and easier for any aviation professional looking to add a high-quality inspection camera to their arsenal; especially the 3.9mm diameter borescope, which is the perfect fit for Pratt & Whitney Engines.
During the event, industry leaders from the airlines and MRO supply chain as well as military professionals will discuss a number of the key dynamics shaping the commercial airline business today. Kevin McAllister, President and CEO of GE Aviation Services, will deliver the event’s opening keynote address. Scheduled speakers and a complete agenda are available at aviationweek.com.
To learn more about the Aviation Week MRO Americas Conference & Exhibition or to register, visit www.aviationweek.com/events/mro or call or call +1.646.392.7883. On Twitter, follow @aviationweek, @avweekevents, #MROAM, #MROMIL. To learn more about all Aviation Week events, visit http://www.aviationweek.com/events.
RF System Lab offers the industry’s only no cost, no obligation borescope trial. The company will send you the VJ-Advance video borescope so that you can use it while completing inspections in your own facility in order to be sure that it suits all of your requirements. Visit Zack Wessels at booth #3927, or contact RF System Lab today at (231) 943-1171 to arrange to receive your demonstration unit.
RF System Lab, a leader in non-destructive testing technology, is excited to announce the arrival of the groundbreaking 6.9mm x 8M VJ-Advance (VJ-ADV) video borescope.
The 6.9mm x 8M scope has all of the same features as the original, flagship 6.9mm VJ-Advance, including four-way joystick-controlled camera articulation, medical-grade camera technology, and trigger-activated image capture. However, as indicated by the name, the 8M (8 meter) VJ-ADV offers a much longer insertion tube, allowing inspection of heat exchangers, boiler tubes, process piping, and more.
Historically, RF System Lab’s line of 6.9mm, battery operated, easy to use, articulating video borescopes have been offered in lengths of 1.5 meters (4 feet, 11 inches), 3 meters (9 feet, 10 inches), and 5 meters (16 feet, 5 inches’). Our borescope experts are thrilled to now be able to offer this, highly anticipated, in-demand 8 meter (26 feet, 3 inches) scope to new and existing customers.
Just one of the many industries that can benefit from the 8 meter borescope is the food manufacturing industry. Remote visual inspection of pipe welds is crucial to find surface flaws, cracks, porosity, unfilled craters, poorly formed beads, and misalignments; all of which could cause delays in production. The 6.9mm x 8M video borescope saves time and money and is ideal for weld inspection because of its long reach, slender size, and articulation, allowing it to easily navigate through piping.
The versatile 6.9mm x 8M VJ-ADV articulating video borescope will quickly become a must-have tool in any engineer’s toolbox but don’t just take our word for it. Please contact one of our borescope experts directly to try the 6.9mm x 8M VJ-Advance for yourself. To make the decision process easy, we offer the industry’s only no-cost, no-obligation demo program. Contact RF System Lab today by visiting our website or call (231) 943-1171.
RF System Lab had a record month for VJ-Advance video borescope sales in December, 2014. We are proud to announce an abundance of new inspection camera customers in a wide variety of industries. Clients in December include companies working in fields such as food and beverage, manufacturing, aviation, power generation, aerospace, and more.
We are proud to have surpassed their sales goals by adding the companies listed below, as well as many other impressive industry leaders, to its roster of satisfied customers in December.
One of our customers, representing the manufacturing industry, is Eaton. Eaton provides energy-efficient solutions that help their customers in over 175 countries effectively manage electrical, hydraulic, and mechanical power more efficiently, safely, and sustainably. Eaton is using the VJ-Advance articulating video borescope to perform quality checks by internally inspecting engine components for the automotive industry. The VJ-Advance’s ease of use and high-resolution photo and video capabilities made the justification of the purchase easy.
Many of our latest customers came from the aviation industry; numerous as a result of the company’s successful experience exhibiting at the 2014 NBAA Annual Conference. Two of those customers were New Mexico Airlines and Thunder Airlines of Canada. New Mexico Airlines, the newest, most environmentally friendly airline fleet in the Southwest, is utilizing the VJ-Advance for PT6 engine inspections. We at RF System Lab also ordered the PT6 guide tube for the aviation company, which is a perfect fit for the 3.9mm
VJ- Advance articulating video borescope. Thunder Airlines of Canada, a company located in Thunder Bay Airport that handles scheduled public flights, private charter flights, and cargo flights, purchased the ergonomic VJ-Advance inspection camera to confidently complete power plant and airframe inspections. We are actively growing a video borescope client list in Canada. In fact, two other companies located at Thunder Bay Airport are VJ-Advance customers: Pilatus Centre Canada and Wasaya Airways.
Red Stripe Beer, maker of a well-known Jamaican Lager beer also recently purchased the VJ-Advance. Red Stripe uses the high-quality VJ-Advance video borescope for inspecting Caterpillar Reciprocating Engine Gen Sets. Red Stripe uses the Gen Sets to supply power for their production facility, meaning they have no room for machine downtime. Therefore, they required a videoscope that would perform preventive and corrective maintenance with ease, which is why they selected the VJ-Advance articulating video borescope. The lightweight, portable VJ-Advance, with its 360-degree joystick-control articulation, is the perfect tool to help keep the power running.
Representing the Power Generation industry, we are proud to have the continued business of Exelon Corporation, the nation’s leading energy provider. Exelon has been using the VJ-Advance video borescope since 2009 at multiple nuclear and coal power production plants. We are grateful to have earned their trust and partnership as a supplier of four-way articulating video borescopes. We provided another VJ-Advance for Exelon in December 2014 to assist in completing internal valve inspections.
We at RF System Lab would like to extend a thank you to its newest clients, as well as all additional clients not listed here for making December a memorable sales month. If you would like to demo the VJ-Advance video borescope, you can sign up for a no-cost, no-obligation demo program. For more information on RF System Lab, please visit our website or call 888-747-6526.
24 Dec 2014
RF System Lab will have limited hours during the upcoming holiday weeks, so we wanted to extend a “Happy Holidays” to all of our current and future VJ-Advance video borescope customers and contacts.
We had a great 2014, and we are looking forward to an even better 2015 – big things are happening, and we are excited to share them with you.
Enjoy this Holiday Season!
18 Dec 2014
RF System Lab is proud to announce new customers in a wide variety of industries. World-wide leaders in remote visual inspection, Our most recent customer list includes companies in aviation, casting, manufacturing, power generation, and more.
We are excited to add the following companies to its roster of satisfied customers.
One of our newest customers in the aviation maintenance industry is Metro Aviation, a company that has earned a reputation for excellence in helicopter transportation services. While Metro Aviation mainly maintains helicopters, they sometimes work on fixed wing aircraft as well. They recently purchased a 3.9mm X 1.5m VJ-Advance video borescope to assist with maintenance of both their fixed wing and rotor aircraft and to complete 1200-hour inspections with confidence.
A new client in the casting industry is WIRCO. WIRCO, a casting and fabrications company, committed to providing high quality heat treat fixturing and furnace replacement parts, needed an inspection camera to complete weld inspections. After trying out a multitude of borescopes that did not provide the image quality required for inspections, WIRCO demoed the VJ-Advance video borescope and found that it exceeded their standards. The high-resolution image quality and on board video capture that the VJ-Advance articulating video borescope provides will significantly speed up WIRCO’s quality control process.
Representing the manufacturing Industry, SAIC Motor is another company among RF System Lab’s newest customers. SAIC Motor, the largest auto group on the Chinese A-share stock market, needed a versatile, portable video borescope camera for use on their manufacturing line. They reached out to us and purchased a 6.9mm X 3m VJ-Advance video borescope. Weighing in at just 23oz, the lightweight, AA battery operated VJ-Advance was the perfect addition to SAIC Motor’s toolkit.
Additionally, we are excited to have a major power generation company, Xcel Energy, as a new customer. Xcel Energy serves more than 3.3 million electric customers and 1.8 million natural gas customers all over the USA. They will be using the VJ-Advance video borescope to assist them in their preventative and corrective maintenance. We at RF System Lab are grateful to be an official vendor for Xcel Energy and to have the ability to assist with those efforts.
We would like to extend a thank you to these new clients, as well as all additional clients not listed here. If you would like to demo the VJ-Advance video borescope, you can sign up for a no-cost, no-obligation demo program.