The VM-560 Compact Multi-Frequency Locator by Vivax-Metrotech is the latest generation of the very popular and affordable Metrotech 530 series legacy locators. The VM-560 locator incorporates a state-of-the-art digital electronics platform, digital display, advanced gain control, push-button depth, offering faster and accurate location of cable drops and pipes. In addition the use of ABS and carbon-fiber materials make the VM-550 series one of the most affordable and light-weight locators ever developed. The VM-560 is equipped with 512Hz & 8kHz for pipe and cable locating and the very high frequency 480kHz is unique and legendary for its ability to locate gas, water pipe, street-light circuits and broken tracer wire, especially when direct connection is simply not an option.
Application: Cable & Pipe locating. 480kHz is known to locate all difficult conductors, concentric neutral cables, street light circuits and damaged tracer wires.
Frequencies: 60Hz (passive), 512Hz, 8kHz & 480kHz (using transmitter), 8KFF (using VM-510FFL a-frame)