Fluke 2042 Cable Locator

Fluke Electronic

Fluke authorised distributor and calibration house.

The Fluke 2042 cable locator is a portable measurement instrument that can be used to detect or trace conductors.

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£ 506.40 rrp £ 633.00

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(£ 607.68 inc VAT.)

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The Fluke 2042 is a professional general purpose cable locator. It is ideal for tracing cables in walls and underground, locating fuses/breakers on final circuits and locating interruptions and short-circuits in cables and electricalFluke 2042 locating underground cables. floor heating systems.

The  Fluke 2042 Cable Locator consists of a transmitter and a receiver. The signal generated by the transmitter is made of a modulated current, generating an electro-magnetic field around a conductor. This electro-magnetic field induces a voltage within the receiving coil. The induced voltage is amplified, decoded, and converted to the original signal by the receiver, and finally displayed on the screen. The connecting parameter for the transmitter during an application must be a closed current circuit. The receiver also incorporates a torch function for working in dimly lit locations.

  • For all applications (live or dead cables).
  • Find conductors in walls, conductor interruptions, short-circuits in conductors.
  • Conductor tracing in the soil.
  • Detecting fuses and assigning current circuits.
  • Tracing sockets and distribution sockets having accidentally been covered by plastering.
  • Detecting interruptions and short-circuits in floor heating.
  • Tracing metallic water and heating piping.
  • Includes a transmitter and a receiver.
  • Proven digitally coded sender signal.
  • Automatic and manual sensitivity adjustment.
  • Acoustic reception signal may be switched off.
  • Torch function for dark areas.
  • Voltage Measurement Range: 12V, 50V, 120V, 230V, 400V.
  • Auto-Power-Off function.
  • Backlight.
  • Locator Weight: 0.45kg.
  • Receiver Weight: 0.36kg.
  • Fluke 2042 Warranty: 2 year.


Includes: TL27 Heavy Duty Test Lead Set (2), TP74 Lantern Tip Test Probe Set, AC285 Alligator Clip Set, Soft carrying case, Fluke 2042 Users manual & Hard case.

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Fluke 2042 Cable Locator