SIGHT-PIPE® for Visual Inspection

Are Ideal For Visually Inspecting The Internal Weld Bead Produced By Orbital Welding Equipment.

Orbital Series SIGHT-PIPE®

SIGHT-PIPE® Orbital Series is ideal for visually inspecting internal welds, typically found in those industries utilizing orbital tube welding equipment. When inserted into a tube/fitting welded assembly , SIGHT-PIPES® project a magnified image of the weld to the top of the enlarged head of the SIGHT-PIPE®. The image seen would be similar to that produced by sectioning the tube and looking directly at the weld. This series of SIGHT-PIPES® are available to fit tubes from 1/4″ x 0.035 wall to 1.0″ x 0.065 wall, with various lengths available for each tube size. These SIGHT-PIPES® have a reduced diameter at the end to clear and reduction in I.D. caused by the weld bead.

SIGHT-PIPE® Accessories:

– Stop Collar:                          Used to set the depth that the SIGHT-PIPE® can be inserted into the piece part. Useful when inspecting a characteristic at a specific depth.

– Light Input Adapter:             Fits on the head of the SIGHT-PIPE® and properly positions a light source to direct light down the SIGHT-PIPE® illuminating the area being viewed.

– 1310 Portable Illuminator:    Portable battery operated light source. (2 AA batteries)


Orbital Welding Regular Series | Effective January 1, 2024

For Tube Weld Inspection. Other sizes are available on the Regular Series product page. Depending on condition, charge to repair or re-polish optical surfaces of worn SIGHT-PIPES® begins at $85. All Prices are shown in USD. ** See below for portable Illumination **

** All Light Input Adaptors Require Part Number 1310 Portable Illuminator $75 each.


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