Precision Location Tools
PRD7000+ & RD8000+ Location Tools
Radiodetection’s precision locators are designed for optimal locate performance for all industries and utilities. Common to all is the powerful Centros™ measurement engine, based on more than 30 years of development. Centros delivers a powerful digital signal analysis platform and provides the operator with a comprehensive suite of reliable and accurate information.
The Precision Locate range comprises the fully featured, multifunctional, RD8000™ locators and the utility-specific RD7000™+ range.
The multifunctional RD8000 range represents Radiodetection’s most advanced pipe, cable and RF marker locators, offering a wide choice of locate functions and advanced connectivity options. The RD8000 improves on speed, accuracy and reliability yet remains a cost-effective solution delivering unique user features. Powered by a digital architecture , RD8000 delivers a highly controllable and reliable locate solution to service any industry.
Locating specific pipes, cables and utility RF markers in large underground networks is very complex. Ground distortion effects, caused by differing soil types and proximity to other conductors, make the user’s job more difficult and time-consuming. The most important requirements for a locator under these circumstances are ease of use, accuracy and reliability. Radiodetection’s RD7000+ Utility Locator range addresses these needs with many features that deliver accurate, reliable and repeatable performance. The new RD7000+ marker locators – denoted ‘M’ add RF marker locating to the range, with automatic marker depth estimation and Bluetooth® connectivity as standard
- Identifies Power, Radio and several Active Signals.
- Provides a Peak and Null indication, plus Compass.
- Provides Depth and Current when used with TX Transmitter
Data Logging and Analysis
eC.A.T4 and gC.A.T4 models provide data acquisition capabilities, allowing Plant Supervisors to administer their fleet more safely and effectively by providing comprehensive logs of C.A.T4 usage for analysis and personnel development. gC.A.T4 models are equipped with a built-in GPS/GNSS receiver to show where the CATs were used. CSV, XLS or KML files can be easily exported to map services such as Google Earth.
(RD8000 can also provide advanced diagnostics).
- Available with folding foot, which when enabled allows for thelocation of RF Marker Balls.
- Several models/features