Schonstedt GA-72Cd Magnetic Locator

Schonstedt GA-72Cd Magnetic Locator

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Brand: Schonstedt Instrument Company

SKU: GA-72Cd


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Schonstedt GA-72Cd Magnetic Locator
  • The Schonstedt GA-72Cd 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 30 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.
  • Audio signal and 3-digit LCD readout.
  • 85% of the Surveyor market can't be wrong.
  • The GA-72Cd Locator detects the magnetic field of iron and steel objects and energized power lines.
  • It provides audio detection signals that peak in frequency when the locator's tip is held directly over the target.
  • The GA-72Cd has the option of nulling or peaking. 
  • 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-72Cd Features:
  • Most Rugged
  • Most Popular for UXO and Demining Applications
  • Audio & Visual Output
  • Battery & Sensitivity Indicators
  • Choice of Two Audio Modes: Peak or Null response
  • 4 Levels of Sensitivity
  • 3-digit LCD readout
  • Signal Strength and Polarity Indications
  • No response to aluminum, brass, or copper
  • Patented HeliFlux® sensors
  • Modular construction; high performance components
  • 5-year warranty
  • Hard Carrying Case (p/n: 302145)
  • 2x 9V Lithium Batteries (in unit)  (p/n: B11014)
GA-72Cd Specifications:
Audio Output Switch at “A” Signal increases or decreases in volume with gradient-field intensitySwitch at “B” Signal increases or decreases in frequency with gradient-field intensity.
Video Output Digital readout and expanding bar graphs indicate polarity (+ or-) and relative strength of the magnetic field.
Input Power Supplied by two 9-volt lithium batteries
Battery Life 60 Hours (intermittent usage)
Battery Check 4-segment LCD BATT indicator
Output Approximately 40 Hz audio tone on speaker. Tone frequency increases or decreases with gradient-field intensity.
Weight Approximately 2.5 lb. (1.14 kg)
Operating Temp -13° to 140°F (-25° to 60°C)
Overall Length 34.5 in. (87.6 cm)
Waterproof Length 21 in. (53.3 cm)
Nominal Sensor Spacing 14 in. (35.6 cm)
Construction Rugged, all solid state, polycarbonate & ABS casing
  • All GA-72Cds are shipped from the factory with the Audio Output Switch set to “B”.
  • This provides an audio signal that is always present.
  •  If you prefer not to hear a signal until the locator is within detection range of a target, set the switch to “A”.

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