Tomkat V Cable Locator

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Product Description

The TOMKAT v is a new and fully re-designed locator offering a strong and rugged construction.

The TOMKAT v is an analogue locator with an LCD display.

Additional Information
On/Off Switch

Micro switch

Power Mode

Used to locate live cables carrying a detectable signal

Radio Mode

Used to locate re-radiated radio signals

Generator Mode

Used to locate conductors carrying a signal supplied by the signal generator

Sensitivity Control

Used to pinpoint the location of buried conductors

Visual Display

A digital LED visual display shows a bar, mode selected & battery condition.

Speaker Assembly

An audible signal output via the waterproof speaker assembly


8 x AA alkaline supplied fitted typical battery life 50 hours intermittent use.

Operating Temperature

-20C to + 50C

Location Accuracy

+ or – 10% of depth

Location Depth (typically)

Power mode 3 meters in good conditions 2 meters in poor conditions
Radio mode 2 meters in good conditions 1 meter in poor conditions
Generator mode 3 meters in good conditions 2 meters in poor conditions

Good Conditions

In our opinion good conditions imply the ground is lose and damp

Poor Conditions

In our opinion poor conditions imply dry compact ground such as concrete or clay


Power mode 50Hz
Radio mode 15-30kHz
Generator mode 33kHz


Moulded from high impact ABS weatherproof to IP54 CE tested


730mm x 245mm x 65mm