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Elcometer P500 Metal Box Locator

Although originally designed to accurately locate valve boxes and manhole covers, the Elcometer P500 Metal Box Locator can also be used as a general metal detector.

Although originally designed to accurately locate valve boxes and manhole covers, the Elcometer P500 can also be used as a general metal detector. The Elcometer P500 is straight forward to use and very rugged making it a popular choice in the market.

Detecting metal objects to a maximum depth of 1m (39.4”), the Elcometer P500 has a number of key unique features:

  • Strong focused search field ensures the accurate location of objects close to metal fencing and vehicles
  • Ignores any ghost signals from cigarette packets, drinks cans and other metallic waste materials
  • Manufactured from a single moulded design, in high impact ABS plastic, the Elcometer P500 stands up to a tough environment
  • Balanced, lightweight unit with a single control button for ease of use
  • Audio signal with headphone socket and an ultra-bright LED visual indicator identify when metal has been detected
Elcometer P500 Metal Box Locator

Technical Specification

Part Number
Description
W500157F Elcometer P500 Metal Box Locator
Overall Length
960mm (38")
Search Head Diameter 210mm (8")
Weight
1.1kg (2.5lb)
Power Supply
4 x 1.5V AA Cells (Alkaline) or 4 x 1.5V NiMH Rechargeable Cells
Packing List
Elcometer P500 Metal Box Locator, 4 x LR6 (AA) batteries, operating instructions

 

APPROXIMATE DETECTION RANGES
Typical Object Type Metric Imperial
Stop Top Box 500mm 19"
Fire Hydrant Cover 870mm 34"
Inspection Cover 950mm 37"