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Spot Magnetic Locator

Spot Magnetic Locator, the “Next Generation Stick Locator” offers accuracy and ease of use in a sleek, light-weight package with improved ergonomics. If you are looking for high accuracy at a lower cost, put Spot on the trail of your next locate!

Part no: SPOT

Using innovative HeliFlux sensor technology, Schonstedt locators can detect the magnetic fields that are present on any buried ferrous and steel objects or man-made magnets and markers.

What are ferrous metals? These are metals which contain iron. They may have small amounts of other metals or other elements added, to give the required properties. Alloys of iron and steel are the most common of all commercial metals. These include wrought
iron, cast iron, carbon steels, alloy steels and tool steels.

Spot Magnetic Locator – TocDem Utilities will not be beaten on price, quality or after sales service. Customer support long after the sale is just what we do. All parts & accessories are kept in stock. TocDem Utilities offers an excellent efficient re-calibration service in its well-established Calibration Workshop.

Our service engineers have over 100 years combined specialist electronic and hydraulic experience between them. We believe in investing in people and constantly have our staff re-trained in line with the latest industry techniques.

As a Radiodetection GOLD distributor we are perfectly positioned to support all of your Underground cable location, survey, ground penetration radar and accessory needs.

We offer a full national & international shipping and customs clearance service, which can always be arranged by our friendly experienced administration team.

Environmental protection rating of IP54

Waterproofing allows users to continue their search for ferrous metal objects in inclement weather, and even if they are under shallow snow or water!

7-year warranty

Users of Schonstedt products can be confident in the low total cost of ownership of their purchases because they are supported by a 7 year warranty. Some competitors offer 2 or more, but most only provide 1-year coverage

Optimized for finding a range of objects

Spot is optimized to locate a wide variety of ferrous objects, ranging from steel manhole covers, through steel pipe joints and all the way to survey marker pins and unexploded ordnance

Improved sleek ergonomics design

Spot is the latest incarnation of probably the world’s favorite “yellow stick” magnetic locator. The concept has survived the test of time, the ergonomics have been brought right up to date, with one-handed operation and a rugged, environmentally-protected design, enabling Spot to work with you and for you, virtually wherever you go

Weighs less than 2lbs

Light in weight, heavy in features and capability!


AUDIO OUTPUT Frequency increases or decreases with signal strength (gradient field intensity).
Range: 30 to 4000 Hz.
DEPTH DETECTION Up to 18’ deep (5.5m), object dependent
LOW BATTERY INDICATOR ½ second audio beep, every 13 seconds
GAIN 5 levels: Extra Low (1), Low (2), Medium (3), High (4), Extra High (5)
Audio: Progression of audio beeps to correlate with gain setting (one beep for #1, two beeps for # 2, and so on)
VOLUME 2 Levels: Medium and Maximum
INPUT POWER One 9V Battery
BATTERY LIFE 24 Hours (intermittent usage)
OPERATING TEMPERATURE -13°F to 140°F (-25°C to 60°C)
OVERALL LENGTH 42.3” (107.4cm)
WEIGHT ~2.0lbs (0.9kg)
WATER AND DUST PROTECTION Rated IP54 overall, waterproof up to 27” (58cm) from bottom tip