Pipe, Cable, and Magnetic Locator Rentals

We carry both magnetic and multipurpose underground locator rentals for use in various applications including the well known, versatile, MAC-51Bx and the classic GA-52Cx “Yellow Stick”. Pipe and cable locators are used for tracing or locating breaks in pipes, cables, and power lines. Magnetic locators are used to locate any ferrous metals underground including tanks and steel drums.

Ridgid SeekTech SR-20

Utility Line Locator

Ridgid SeekTech SR-20

The SeekTech SR-20 is our most advanced multipurpose underground utility locator rental instrument. Designed for use in congested areas, the SR-20 is a highly sensitive instrument due to Ridgid’s omni-directional antenna design. A large LCD mapping display provides a wealth of information allowing the operator to locate and trace with ease. Features like a guidance line, left/right indicators, signal strength, current, depth, and proximity signal displays lead the operator quickly and accurately. The SR-20 can be used by itself in passive mode to locate power lines and in radio frequency mode. An optional transmitter is also available for connecting to metal pipes and unenergized cables.

Active Trace Frequencies
128 Hz, 1 kHz, 8 kHz, 33 kHz
Passive Power Trace Frequencies
60 Hz
Passive Radio Trace Frequencies
4 kHz to 15 kHz
15 kHz to 36 kHz
Sonde Frequencies
16 Hz, 612 Hz, 33 kHz
  • Mutipurpose locating tool
  • Passive power line locating
  • Active locating with optional transmitter
  • Can detect non metallic pipes with optional mole
  • Radio frequency locating
  • On the fly frequency changes
  • Large LCD display
  • Target line display
  • Left/right guidance display
  • Proximity and signal strength display
  • Depth display
  • Current display
  • Sensitivity adjustments
  • Input power 4 C Alkaline batteries
  • Runtime ~ 24 hours
  • Operating temperature -4 to 122 °F
  • Operating humidity 5 to 95% RH
  • Dimensions 11.2″ x 4.3″ x 31.1″
  • Weight 3.9 lbs
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