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ksw 04-08-2013 08:18 AM

Home inspection camera
 
Can anyone recommend a good all purpose inspection camera?

oldognewtrick 04-08-2013 08:30 AM

What kind if camera are you referring to?

ksw 04-08-2013 09:12 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by oldognewtrick
What kind if camera are you referring to?

The type that has a gooseneck with camera on the end to allow you to see in tight spots behind wall without making Hugh holes.

drewdin 04-09-2013 01:11 PM

an IR camera? I use FLIR, they can run about $2500 - 10k for house inspections. You can probably get away with the 2500 as you don't need high temperatures. I recommend taking the level 1 class to understand what exactly your looking for.

CallMeVilla 08-14-2013 08:36 AM

RIGID makes a whole line of inspection cameras. They range from $200 on up. One version is available at Home Depot. You can choose the features and price that suits your needs:

http://www.ridgid.com/MenuDriver.asp?OptionID=647&criteria=inspection+ca mera

Good luck ... :D

bud16415 01-22-2014 06:26 AM

This isn’t a recommendation for an inspection camera. More of a DIY trick for those of us that are too cheap to buy a dedicated unit.

I have taken my smart phone and attached it to a 5 gallon paint stick with 4 or five strong rubber bands. It’s not as small as a probing camera but lets me see back in some places I can’t get my head and it has built in light source also and instant playback. Takes about a 3 inch opening though.


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