Schonstedt GA-52Cx Magnetic Locator

Schonstedt GA-52Cx Magnetic Locator

$1,238.00 Sale $1,135.00

Brand: Schonstedt Instrument Company

SKU: GA-52Cx


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Schonstedt GA-52Cx Magnetic Locator
  • The GA-52Cx Magnetic Locator is so rugged and dependable it's backed by a 7-year warranty
  • Schonstedt's underground magnetic locators have been setting the standards for reliability and dependability for over 40 years.
  • They are designed to withstand the rigors of daily on-site usage and a wide range of environmental conditions.
  • Unmatched sensitivity allows you to find what you're looking for quickly, without the risk of passing over your target.
  • Schonstedt's locators last 100% to 250% longer than others, making your investment a solid one.
  • 85% of the Surveyor market can't be wrong.
  • The GA-52Cx Locator detects the magnetic field of iron and steel objects and energized power lines.
  • Both provide audio detection signals that peak in frequency when the locator's tip is held directly over the target.
  • Only two Controls!
  • Designed for one-hand operations, the On/Off-Sensitivity and Volume controls are located on the underside of the cover. 
  • This provides easy access, protects the knobs and contributes to their overall ruggedness and dependability. 
GA-52Cx Features:
  • Most Sensitive
  • Audio Output
  • 5 Levels of Sensitivity
  • No response to aluminum, brass, or copper
  • Patented HeliFlux® sensors
  • Modular construction; high performance components
  • 7-year warranty
  • Hard Carrying Case (p/n: 206038) - comes standard with a case designed to withstand the rigors of field use
  • 2x 9V Alkaline Batteries (in unit)  (p/n: B11013)
GA-52Cx Specifications:
  • Input Power: Supplied by two alkaline 9-V batteries
  • Battery Life: 40 hours (intermittent usage)
  • Output: Approximately 40 Hz idle tone in speaker. Tone frequency increases (or decreases) with gradient-field intensity.
  • Weight: Approximately 2.5lb. (1.13 kg.)
  • Operating Temp: -13° to 140°F (-25° to 60°C)
  • Overall Length: 42-5/16 in. (107.4 cm)
  • Waterproof Length: 34-1/2 in. (87.6 cm) 
  • Nominal Sensor Spacing: 20 in. (50.8 cm)
  • Construction: Rugged, modular all solid state in aluminum casing

How to Locate Training Videos

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Schonstedt GA-52Cx Parts Diagram

Schonstedt GA-52Cx Parts Diagram

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