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Flexible Snake Scope Camera

Code: N41GW

4.1  out of 5 based on 31 reviews
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  • Handheld video endoscope
  • The snake scope can capture high quality colour images and videos
  • Ideal for household / industrial inspection or as a nifty spy and surveillance gadget.

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Flexible Snake Scope Camera

• Handheld video endoscope• The snake scope can capture high quality colour images and videos• Ideal for household / industrial inspection or as a nifty spy and surveillance gadget.• Perfect for use on the road with a notebook• 2 x White LED Light’s with adjustable brightness• Magnetic pickup attachment• USB powered• Quick easy operation

The Snake scope is an ergonomic handheld video endoscope system with robust and semi flexible insertion tube. It can easily be operated by plugging directly into your computer or Laptop. Enhanced with 2 white LED lights (Adjustable brightness control) on the tip of the semi flexible tube and a 300K digital camera, the Snake Scope can capture high quality images and videos (AVI) with rich colour throughout a large dynamic range. The full package includes user friendly image processing software and a Magnetic pickup attachment. Additionally, this high end scope requires no batteries, receiving its power directly from the computer’s / notebook’s USB port. The Snake Scope has a waterproof head and it’s innovative design, as well as its easy accessibility make it a perfect candidate for household use, industrial inspection and also a nifty spy and surveillance toy.
Lens: F#:2.8 View of angle: 54°
1/6-inch VGA CMOS: 640480 Pixels
Frame rate: Up to 30 fps @ VGA
Focal distance: 6 cm~infinite
Lens outer diameter: 14 mm
Snapshot function: Available
Cable outer diameter: 8.5 mm
2 m USB cable
USB 1.1 interface
Powered by USB port
Application CD driver
80 cm flexible cable
1 x Snake Scope USB
1 x Magnetic pick up attachment
1 x Carry Case
1 x Software and Driver CD
1 x Instruction manual
Minimum System requirements:
Pentium III 200 MHz
40 MB free memory on HD
CD- or DVD-ROM drive
Windows 98/Windows ME/Windows 2000/Windows XP/Windows Vista


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10 of 31 Reviews

  • Win 8.1

    I bought this on while on offer to throw in my tool box but wanted to use my netbook which runs an AMD quad with windows 8.1. I couldn't find a download so copied the driver disc to a stick on the desktop, installed it into documents on the netbook, double clicked, it installed no problem, plugged the camera in and hey presto it runs and captures perfectly, (You have to tell the computer it's a telescope from the software) A steady hand is required but the light when adjusted makes it easily capable of reading small print. I am extremely impressed, easy to set up and works great! A bargain even at full price.

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  • Best miniature camera I have brought well worth the money.the best thing about this product is the high quality picture that you receive and it's so simple to use.

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  • It's actually better than I expected - and it's easier than trying to wiggle a phone into a confined area and take a picture (which is what I have often ended up doing - over and over until I could work out what was what). It seems quite well built (time will tell if it holds up) - and it comes in a nice carry/storage case. My one quibble - it doesn't work on a Mac, so I dug out an old XP laptop and when installing the drivers you get a warning that they aren't officially supported by Microsoft and shouldn't be installed (risk of destabilising your system). This certainly isn't ideal - but I suspect it costs money for official accreditation. As my XP laptop is old - I went ahead and it did work (although I had to reboot for a second installation to occur - when windows recognized a new device and then found the drivers I had installed prior to reboot). If you can get it on sale - definitely worth a purchase.

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  • An excellent tool. Whether threading cables, spotting that dropped bolt in an engine bay or checking the seal on an inaccessible oil filter, the Flexible Snake is your friend. Easy to install software, a very good view on a laptop screen with adjustable lighting for improved clarity and a waterproof head for inclement viewing conditions, you'll wonder how you managed without it. An invaluable addition to your toolkit at a very affordable price. TJ

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  • It did the job I required it for but only just. However, for the price it cost I couldn't complain plus the fact that I required it to check inside an aircraft wing on a bright sunny day, so had problems seeing the laptop screen; of course, no fault of the scope. The picture is a bit grainy but again, for the money, a good buy.

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  • One of the most useful tools I have bought, excellent value.

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  • Good clear image and appears fairly robust. A bit too bulky for my purposes, but still a good product.

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  • well pleased with it ,as it will be very usfull for seeing in hard to reach areas. Thank you.

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  • An excellent piece of kit. More versatile than I thought it would be.

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  • Better picture than expected at the price. Delighted with the product.

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10 of 20 Questions

  • Gus said:

    Hi, What temp can it work up to. Thanks

    This will work in temperatures up to 45 degrees centigrade. RW

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  • Alan Clifford said:

    How long is the flexible part of the scope .Thanks

    This is a 80cm flexible cable

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  • L Grosvenor said:

    Is this product also compatible with Windows 7 OS ?

    Yes the product does support that.

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  • Bob Cunningham said:

    Does this product come with drivers for windows 98 operating system?

    Yes, this product does include that

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  • Bob Cunningham said:

    Will this product work with Windows CE products

    No sorry this product does not support that.

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  • Carl Brade said:

    How easy would it be to attach a mirror to the end of this so it views at 90 degrees? thanks

    There should be no problem with doing this.

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  • tony said:

    The Snake scope Will driver work with vista computer

    Yes the product does support that.

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  • Andrew Williamson said:

    Does this device support the Direct-X Capture standard?

    Yes the product does support that.

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  • Gordon Mills said:

    I would just like to clarify that this product does work with windows 7 32 & 64 bit. The only problem is the snapshot facility does not work at the moment (working on fix).

    thank you very much for the feedback

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  • Martin Otto said:

    How long is the USB lead?

    This is 2 metres.

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N41GW Flexible Snake Scope Camera (1+) £49.99

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