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Schonstedt: Unveiling the Hidden Beneath Your Feet

For over 60 years, Schonstedt has been a leading name in unearthing the unseen. They specialize in designing and manufacturing magnetic locators, instruments that help professionals pinpoint the exact location of ferrous objects buried beneath the ground.


From humble beginnings to global recognition:

Founded in 1958 by engineer Elmer Schonstedt, the company started with a single product – the GA-52 Magnetic Locator. This pioneering device quickly gained recognition for its reliability and accuracy, setting the stage for Schonstedt's rise to prominence. Today, they offer a diverse range of locators catering to various industries and applications.


What do they do?

Schonstedt locators utilize HeliFlux dual-sensor technology to detect the magnetic fields emanating from buried iron and steel objects. These include:

  • Utility pipes and cables: Ensuring safe excavation and preventing accidental damage during construction.
  • Survey markers and monuments: Locating precise reference points for land surveying and mapping.
  • Unexploded ordnance (UXO): Contributing to the vital task of clearing landmines and other explosives.
  • Historical artifacts: Assisting archaeologists in uncovering buried treasures and ruins.
Products for every need:

Schonstedt's locator lineup caters to both professional and consumer users. Some of their popular models include:

  • GA-52Cx: A versatile and user-friendly option for locating pipes, markers, and other common underground objects.
  • Rex: A multi-frequency pipe and cable locator ideal for utility professionals.
  • Maggie: A compact and portable locator perfect for DIY enthusiasts and homeowners.


Beyond locators:

Schonstedt's commitment extends beyond just producing locators. They offer comprehensive after-sales support, including:

  • Repair services: Ensuring your locators stay in top condition for years to come.
  • Training programs: Equipping users with the knowledge and skills to operate their locators effectively.
  • A global network of dealers: Providing easy access to Schonstedt products and support worldwide.
Investing in peace of mind:

Schonstedt locators are renowned for their durability, reliability, and accuracy. They are built to withstand the toughest conditions and provide users with the confidence to tackle any underground exploration task. Whether you're a professional contractor, a passionate archaeologist, or simply a homeowner curious about what lies beneath your lawn, Schonstedt has the tools to help you safely and effectively uncover the hidden world below.

So, next time you're faced with an underground mystery, remember Schonstedt – the name synonymous with unearthing the truth, one magnetic field at a time.


Magnetic Locators

Schonstedt Magnetic Locators are the highest quality, most accurate, and most rugged magnetic locators on the market. They are used by professionals all over the world to detect buried iron objects, up to 20 feet below the surface of the ground. Schonstedt Magnetic Locators are the perfect tool for anyone who needs to find buried iron objects, including surveyors, mappers, water and sewer construction workers, road and transportation workers, power and electric workers, gas and oil pipeline workers, contract locators, telecom and cable workers, facilities managers, and unexploded ordnance detection specialists.

Schonstedt Magnetic Locators are built to last, with durable construction and weatherproof design. They are also easy to use, with simple controls and clear displays. Schonstedt Magnetic Locators come with a variety of features, including:

Adjustable sensitivity

Audio and visual alerts

Depth indication

Ground balance

Pinpointing mode

Schonstedt Magnetic Locators are the best choice for professionals who need a reliable and accurate way to detect buried iron objects.

Pipe & Cable Locators

Schonstedt Pipe and Cable Locators

Schonstedt is a leading manufacturer of pipe and cable locators, with a reputation for quality and innovation. Their locators are used by professionals around the world to locate buried utilities, including water, sewer, gas, electric, and telecommunications lines.

Schonstedt locators are known for their accuracy, reliability, and ease of use. They feature a variety of innovative features, such as:

  • Multiple frequency operation for locating different types of utilities
  • Digital signal processing for enhanced accuracy
  • Automatic gain control for consistent signal strength
  • Rugged construction for durability in harsh environments

Schonstedt locators are also backed by a comprehensive warranty and excellent customer support.

Benefits of Reselling Schonstedt Pipe and Cable Locators

There are many benefits to reselling Schonstedt pipe and cable locators, including:

  • High demand: Schonstedt locators are in high demand from professionals in a variety of industries, including construction, utilities, and municipalities.
  • Profitable margins: Schonstedt locators offer resellers attractive profit margins.
  • Strong brand recognition: Schonstedt is a well-respected brand in the industry, and their locators are known for their quality and reliability.
  • Comprehensive support: Schonstedt provides resellers with comprehensive support, including training, marketing materials, and technical assistance.

TDR Network Analysers

Schonstedt TDR Network Analysers: Pinpoint Cable Faults with Precision and Ease

Schonstedt is a recognized leader in the field of underground utility locating, and their TDR Network Analysers represent the pinnacle of innovation and performance in cable fault detection. These advanced instruments are designed to provide technicians with the tools they need to quickly and accurately pinpoint faults in copper cables, minimizing downtime and ensuring network reliability.

Whether you're responsible for maintaining a complex network or simply troubleshooting a pesky cable issue, Schonstedt TDR Network Analysers offer a powerful solution. These instruments utilize advanced Time Domain Reflectometry (TDR) technology to send a pulse down a cable and analyze the reflected signal. By interpreting the returned signal, the TDR can identify the location and nature of faults, such as breaks, shorts, and impedance changes.


Benefits of Schonstedt TDR Network Analysers:

Superior Accuracy: With distance accuracy of ±0.1 ft (0.03 m) plus ±0.01% of reading, Schonstedt TDRs are among the most accurate instruments available, allowing you to pinpoint faults with absolute confidence.

Ease of Use: Featuring intuitive interfaces and user-friendly features, Schonstedt TDRs are simple to operate, even for technicians with limited experience.

Versatility: These instruments are capable of testing a wide range of cable types and lengths, making them suitable for a variety of applications.

Durability: Built with robust materials and construction, Schonstedt TDRs are built to withstand the rigors of everyday use in the field.

Data Analysis: Powerful software allows for comprehensive data analysis and reporting, providing valuable insights into the health and performance of your network.


Popular Schonstedt TDR Network Analysers:

1205CXB: This versatile TDR offers a range of features including automatic fault detection, dBRL calculation, and WaveView™ PC software for detailed analysis.

4420X: Ideal for testing long-haul cables, the 4420X boasts a maximum range of 63,700 feet (19,400 meters) and a variety of advanced features for precise fault location.

XTpc-82: Featuring a compact and lightweight design, the XTpc-82 is perfect for technicians who need to perform cable tests in tight spaces.

Choosing the Right Schonstedt TDR Network Analyser:

With a variety of models available, choosing the right Schonstedt TDR Network Analyser depends on your specific needs and budget. Consider factors such as:

Cable types and lengths you will be testing

Desired features and functionality


By understanding your requirements, you can choose a Schonstedt TDR that is the perfect fit for your needs.

Investing in a Schonstedt TDR Network Analyser is an investment in the efficiency and reliability of your network. These powerful instruments can help you quickly diagnose and resolve cable problems, minimize downtime, and improve the overall performance of your infrastructure.

Fault Locators
Fault Locators by RadioDetection: Introducing the Lexxi T1660 Handheld Cable Fault Locator

RadioDetection is a leading manufacturer of innovative and reliable fault locators for underground cables. Their products are used by professionals worldwide to quickly and accurately locate faults in a variety of cable types, including power, data, and communication cables.

The Lexxi T1660 is RadioDetection's newest handheld cable fault locator. This powerful and easy-to-use tool offers a range of features that make it ideal for technicians of all levels.

Here are just a few of the Lexxi T1660's key features:

1% distance accuracy: Locate faults quickly and precisely with industry-leading 1% distance accuracy.

0.5m dead zone: Minimize the chance of missing any faults with a low 0.5m dead zone.

6km maximum range: Locate faults deeper underground with a maximum range of 6km.

7m minimum display range: Locate faults even closer to the point of connection with a minimum display range of 7m.

11 range settings: Choose the perfect range setting for your needs with 11 different options.

Operates from alkaline or NiMH rechargeable batteries: Enjoy long-lasting battery life with the option to use either alkaline or NiMH rechargeable batteries.

12 hours typical battery lifetime (alkaline): Work all day without worrying about running out of power.

User selectable power down time: Set the power down time to suit your needs.

Selectable cable impedance: Choose the cable impedance setting that matches the cable you are testing.

VoP adjustable from 1% to 99%: Adjust the velocity of propagation (VoP) to ensure accurate fault location.

Large, color display: View information clearly and easily on the large, color display.

The Lexxi T1660 is a versatile and powerful tool that is perfect for a variety of cable fault locating applications. It is ideal for locating faults in power cables, data cables, communication cables, and more.

If you are looking for a reliable and easy-to-use cable fault locator, the RadioDetection Lexxi T1660 is the perfect choice.

Click here to learn more about the Lexxi T1660 and order yours today!

Dunham & Morrow DML2000 Series Magnetic Locators

Detects buried iron and steel objects up to 20 feet deep
Easy to use with one-handed operation
Large visual display for clear readings
Pinpointing mode for precise location of objects
Durable construction and weatherproof design
Three-year warranty
Schonstedt Hard Carrying Case for GA-72Cd

Durable and weatherproof construction
Custom-fit interior for Schonstedt GA-72Cd Magnetic Locator
Padded carrying handle and shoulder strap
Easy access to all locator controls and ports
Schonstedt Hard Carrying Case for GA-52Cx

Durable and weatherproof construction
Custom-fit interior for Schonstedt GA-52 Magnetic Locator
Padded carrying handle and shoulder strap
Easy access to all locator controls and ports
Schonstedt u-LocatePlus Pipe & Cable Locator

Multi-frequency operation allows the u-Locate+ to locate a wide variety of buried utilities, including metal pipes, cables, and non-metallic pipes.
Sonde mode is useful for locating utilities that are difficult to reach or that are buried in deep soil.
Directional indication shows the operator the direction of the buried utility, making it easy to track down and avoid damaging it.
Depth estimation is helpful for planning excavations and repairs.
Automatic and manual power control optimizes the signal for the best possible results.
Rugged construction ensures that the u-Locate+ can withstand the harsh conditions of fieldwork.
Schonstedt u-Locate Locator Backpack

Comfortable to wear
Multiple pockets
Weather resistant
Clear panel to control the transmitter without taking it out
Comes with a variety of accessories, such as a shoulder strap, a rain cover, and a tool belt
Schonstedt u-Locate Transmitter Clamp | 2" - 8.5"

The Schonstedt U-LOCATE Transmitter Clamp is a versatile accessory that allows you to apply the transmitter's signal onto a cable or pipe. This is particularly useful when direct connection is not an option, or on live cables when they cannot be de-energized.

Versatile application: Can be used on a variety of cables and pipes
Safe and easy to use: No need to de-energize live cables
Durable construction: Made from high-quality materials for long-lasting use
Available in 2", 4", 5", & 8.5"
Schonstedt u-LOCATE Direct Connection Lead Set

Enhances the signal strength and clarity of utilities, making them easier to locate and mark.
Compatible with both the u-LOCATE and u-LOCATE+ models.
Consists of two wires with crocodile clips that connect to the utility and to the u-LOCATE output socket.
Schonstedt Live Cable Connector (LCC)

Live cable connector that allows you to connect your Schonstedt Genny transmitter to a live cable.
Made of durable materials and is designed to withstand the rigors of everyday use.
Easy to use and can be installed in minutes.
Valuable tool for any electrician or utility worker who needs to connect their transmitter to a live cable.
Schonstedt Universal Charging Kit
In Stock
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Universal compatibility: Compatible with all C.A.T, SuperCAT, T1 and Genny models
Long-lasting performance: NiMH batteries can be recharged up to 7000 times
Global compatibility: Recharger can be used in EU, UK and US outlets
Fast charging: Charge time of 3-6 hours
High capacity: 10000mAh power output
Durable: Surface temperature of charger: ≤60°C, Surface temperature of battery: ≤45°C
Schonstedt Set of 6 NiMH Rechargeable Battery Kit (D-Cell, HR20)
In Stock
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Rechargeable up to 7000 times: This means you can save money and reduce waste by not having to buy disposable batteries as often.
Nickel metal hydride (NiMH) chemistry: NiMH batteries are known for their long life, high capacity, and environmental friendliness.
D-cell (HR20) size: This is a common battery size that is compatible with a wide range of devices.
Schonstedt Inductive Clamp for REX Transmitters | 2" & 5"

Induces a current on a pipe or cable for tracing purposes
An optional accessory that works with the Schonstedt REX pipe and cable locator
Easy to use
Compatible with a variety of Schonstedt products
2-inch and 5-inch sizes available
Durable construction
Schonstedt Signal Clamp Extension Rod | 25"

Made of non-conductive nylon
25 inches long (630mm)
Can be attached to a clamp or stethoscope
Compatible with most Schonstedt locator/transmitter clamps and small stethoscopes
Extends the reach of your Schonstedt locator/transmitter
Lightweight and easy to use
Schonstedt FlexiTrace | Tx-Energised Pushrod

Can be used to trace pipes and ducts as small as 0.5 inches in diameter
Can be used to map the path of a pipe or duct without digging or drilling
Flexible design allows it to navigate tight bends and corners
Durable construction can withstand the rigors of everyday use
Easy to use and operate
Schonstedt Carrying Soft Case

Durable and protective: Crafted with high-quality materials and padded throughout, this case provides exceptional protection for your valuable Schonstedt equipment during transport and storage.
Customizable: Accommodates a variety of Schonstedt models, including REX, XTpc-82, XTpc-33, CL-300, PCS-800, and PK-500.
Convenient: Features a comfortable shoulder strap for hands-free carrying, making it easy to transport your equipment to and from job sites.
Organized storage: Offers dedicated compartments or pockets for your Schonstedt equipment and accessories, ensuring everything stays organized and easily accessible.
Weather-resistant: Keeps your equipment safe from the elements, thanks to its water-resistant construction.
Schonstedt Bendi Sonde w/ M10 Male End Cap | 512Hz

Locatable to 19 feet
3-section sonde
Measures 0.9 inches by 18.8 inches
Designed for improved flexibility around pipe and duct corners
Can be used with a variety of Radiodetection locators
Compatible with both ferrous and non-ferrous pipes
Schonstedt Multi-regional USBA Charger

Universal compatibility: Charges any device with a USB-A port, ideal for the Schonstedt 1205CXB Cable Analyzer TDR and various other electronics.
Global convenience: Multi-regional plug adapts to outlets in over 150 countries, ensuring your devices stay powered wherever you travel.
Compact and portable: Lightweight and streamlined design fits easily into backpacks, luggage, or carry-on bags for effortless travel.
Safe and reliable: Built-in safety features protect your devices from over-voltage, over-current, and short circuits.
Stay connected: Keep your essential devices charged and ready for use, whether you're on a business trip, international adventure, or simply working remotely.
Schonstedt Small Soft Bag for any Collapsible Locator (Padded)

Cushioned Protection: This padded carrying case safeguards your Schonstedt XT-512 or XTpc receiver, offering excellent shock and impact protection during transport and storage.
Custom-Fit Design: Tailor-made for the XT-512 and XTpc receivers, it provides a snug and secure fit, preventing movement and potential damage within the case.
Convenient Portability: Outfitted with a comfortable and adjustable shoulder strap, the case enables easy hands-free carrying, allowing for convenient transport to and from job sites.
Organized Storage: This carrying case features dedicated compartments or pockets specifically designed to securely hold your XT-512 or XTpc receiver and any essential accessories, keeping everything organized and readily accessible.
Schonstedt Holster for Maggie, XT's, REX, GA's

Durable nylon construction
Adjustable belt loop
Protects locator from dust and scratches
Quick access design
Compatible with Schonstedt XTpc, XTpc+, XT512, Maggie, GA-92XTd, GA-92, GA-72, REX locators
Schonstedt 1205CXB Nylon Carry Bag

Compatibility: Designed specifically for the Schonstedt 1205CXB Cable Analyzer TDR and its accessories.
Durable Construction: Made from water-resistant nylon fabric for long-lasting protection.
Padded Interior: Provides cushioning to safeguard your device from bumps and scratches.
Zippered Closure: Ensures your equipment stays secure inside the bag.
Shoulder Strap: Offers comfortable and convenient carrying options.