Schonstedt Instrument Company, a 100% employee-owned US manufacturer, launched their “flagship” product, the GA-52 Magnetic Locator and it quickly became the instrument of choice for surveyors in the 1970’s. Today in their facility in the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia Schonestedt assembles, repairs and does their R&D for all of their magnetic and utility pipe and cable locators. Offering an industry-leading seven-year warranty and a trade-in trade up program they provide a great product and top-shelf support after the sale.
We offer locator equipment for several industries and stand apart as a manufacturer of the world's most rugged and dependable underground locators. Schonstedt magnetic locators “find it all underground”: Cast or Ductile Iron Pipes, Corner Markers, Curb & Valve Boxes, Steel Enclosures, Mag & PK Nails, Manhole Covers, Marker Magnets, Reinforced Septic Tanks, Steel Pipes, UXO, and Well Casings