Schonstedt Spot Magnetic Locator

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Schonstedt Spot Magnetic Locator: If you’re looking for High Accuracy at a Lower Cost, put Spot on the trail of your next locate! Be sure to read our article Schonstedt GA-52CX Magnetic Locator, Schonstedt GA-72CD Metered Magnetic Locator and Schonstedt Spot Magnetic Locator Comparison

Magnetic Locators, including Spot by Schonstedt, detect the magnetic field of iron and steel objects. With engineering and accuracy equal to the GA-52Cx, in a sleek, ultralight-weight package with improved ergonomics, Spot is IP54 rated and comes with a 7-year warranty!

  • High Sensitivity
  • Ergonomic & Durable
  • Dust & Water Resistant (Rated IP54)
  • Easy access to battery removal
  • HeliFlux® sensors
  • Audio Only – No Visual Display
  • No response to aluminum, brass, or copper
  • Includes a soft-case and sling for ease of carrying through rough terrain, hands-free
  • 7-year warranty

The Schonstedt Spot is a magnetic locator. This model features the quality and accuracy of a Schonstedt locator at a lower cost. The Spot offers the same engineering as the more expensive GA-52CX in an ergonomic, lightweight form factor. Rated IP54 for dust and water resistance, the Spot is ready for harsh environments and daily use. In fact, you can even use it in shallow snow or during inclement weather. 

Schonstedt Spot Magnetic Locator Specifications

  • AUDIO OUTPUT: Frequency increases or decreases with signal strength (gradient field intensity).
  • Range: 30 to 4000 Hz.
  • DEPTH DETECTION: Up to 18’ deep (5.48 m) (object dependent)
  • LOW BATTERY INDICATOR: 1/2 second audio beep, every 13 seconds
  • GAIN 5 levels: Extra Low (1), Low (2), Medium (3), High (4), Extra High (5)
  • Audio: Progression of audio beeps to correlate with gain setting
  • Gain Memory: Remembers last setting used
  • VOLUME: Fixed
  • INPUT POWER: One 9V Battery
  • BATTERY LIFE: 24 Hours (intermittent usage)
  • OPERATING TEMPERATURE: -13°F to 140°F (-25°C to 60°C)
  • OVERALL LENGTH: 42.3” (107.4 cm)
  • WEIGHT: ~2.0 lbs (0.9 Kg)
  • WATER AND DUST PROTECTION: Rated IP54 overall, waterproof up to 27” (58 cm) from bottom tip
  • CONSTRUCTION MATERIAL: High impact ABS body, Aluminum tube for sensors

This schonstedt magnetic locator is used across a wide variety of industrial applications. From road construction and maintenance to land survey. As a piece of land surveying equipment, Schonstedt Instrument Company has designed the device for easy location of a wide variety of ferromagnetic objects including survey pins. In fact, if you are looking for a device to find property line marker pins with unmatched sensitivity, this device is ideal. This pipe locator will make locating markers and other ferrous metal objects a breeze.  The device provides a clear audio detection signal when you pass over ferromagnetic objects.

This model is also used by professionals in the following industries: Surveying and Mapping, Construction and Excavation, Contract Locating, Gas and Oil Pipelines, Roads and Transportation, Facilities Management and Power and Electric. This Schonstedt model provides no response to aluminum, brass, or copper since it is a magnetic locator. This unit is made of high performance components and comprises incredibly tough production techniques which enable it to hold up to a lot of wear and tear. The device will locate buried ferrous objects and was designed for use in challenging field conditions.  

This schonstedt locator contains the HeliFlux® sensors for optimal performance. It will provide a response to iron and steel objects only as it is a magnetic locator. You can easily locate steel pipe joints, iron pipes, pk nails, a corner marker, a steel manhole cover or other ferrous metal objects with pinpoint accuracy.There are many features that make this device stand out from the crowd, including a modular design, high-performance components, and a 7 year warranty. 

The device is powered by 9v alkaline battery. Unique to this model is gain memory, this allows the device to remember the last setting used. This makes it easy to turn the unit on an start your next job without resetting the settings. You can operate the unit with single handed operation. You will clearly see your targets on the display bar graph. When it comes time to update your batteries, the design offers easy access battery removal and replacement. It takes One 9V battery and provides 24 hours of battery life with intermittent usage. The device will provide a 1/2 second audio beep, and you will hear every 12 second audio beep as as a tone when lower than 6.8V.

Schonstedt Spot Magnetic Locator Standard equipment

  • Carrying Case (p/n: 600044)
  • One 9V Battery (in unit)

Why buy your Schonstedt Spot Magnetic Locator from us?

We are a factory authorized Schonstedt Distributor. We stock their entire range of products and accessories. Schonstedt products include industry-leading Pipe and Cable locators and Magnetic detection devices. We have product specialists on staff to support your needs. We work closely with Schonstedt to stay current with their latest products and technologies. Our product specialists will take the time to help you pick out the right Schonstedt model for your needs.