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UniversalDetect
UniversalDetect
Thorough wall scans for safer drilling
  • Detector for quick inspection of walls, ceilings, or floors up to 10 cm
  • Detection of metal objects, current-carrying wires and substructures in drywalls
  • Intuitive user guidance via animated step-by-step instructions
  • LED traffic light system indicates where to drill
  • Practical auto-calibration for direct start-up

Safer drilling – detection of metal objects, power cables and substructures in drywalls

More confident drilling – the UniversalDetect delivers deep scans of up to 10 cm in walls, drywall, ceilings, and floors. It locates metal objects, single-phase live cables, or wooden substructures for safer drilling when hanging pictures or objects and installing lights. This practical detection device requires no manual calibration – simply switch it on and start the detection process. For intuitive operation, its helpful animations offer step-by-step instructions. Its LED traffic light system and optional acoustic warning signal indicate the location of a detected object. The easy-to-use UniversalDetect features a hole directly in the centre of the tool for accurate marking during use.

If you like it easy.
Versatility for more.
If you're looking for the best.

Scans up to 10 cm for confident drilling

Detects live cables, metal objects, and wooden substructures
Traffic light system for easy interpretation of detection results
Easy to use, even overhead

Functions and Advantages of UniversalDetect

The handy onboarding tutorial features several detection tips in 29 different languages on the touchscreen display, including animations and step-by-step instructions for user guidance, making the detection process easy.

Detection guidance for better results

The handy onboarding tutorial features several detection tips in 29 different languages on the touchscreen display, including animations and step-by-step instructions for user guidance, making the detection process easy.

Three measuring modes for detecting metal objects and single-phase live cables in all common wall types, as well as substructures in dry construction walls. Two modes can be selected simultaneously.

Detect it all

Three measuring modes for detecting metal objects and single-phase live cables in all common wall types, as well as substructures in dry construction walls. Two modes can be selected simultaneously.

The marking hole in the centre of the measuring area allows easy marking of critical or free areas with a pen while holding the tool against the wall.

Mark with precision for safer drilling

The marking hole in the centre of the measuring area allows easy marking of critical or free areas with a pen while holding the tool against the wall.

Technical details for UniversalDetect

Technical specifications
Detectable materials
metal, live cables & wooden substructures
Detection depth of live cables, max.
50 mm
Detection depth, wood, max
25 mm
Detection depth, metal, max.
100 mm
Calibration
automatic
Battery
4 x 1.5 V LR03 (AAA)
Automatic deactivation
5 min
Weight
0,34 kg
Delivery details: UniversalDetect
Order number:
Batteries
Order number:
EAN Code
0603681300
3165140898331

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