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RD8200 Cable and Pipe Precision Locator

Radiodetection RD8200 Cable & Pipe Precision Locators is premium quality, subjected to a rigorous UK test regime. Advanced features & operations, ready for a connected world. A feature rich locating solution, designed to extend & future proof your field capabilities.

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Radiodetection RD8200 Cable and Pipe Precision Locators

Focusing on evolving the science and technology of cable and pipe locating, leading the way in the design and manufacturer of premium quality Cable and Pipe Locators.

RD8200 Ideal For Everyday Use

Every day, operators have to do their job, no matter what the environment or weather throws their way.  From built up areas with many different utilities buried together, to remote sites and across difficult terrain.  This range is built to meet the tough requirements of the utility industry; with an industrial grade display offering great visibility outdoors, even in direct sunlight.

Comfortable for extended periods of use; it is a well-balanced tool, light-weight and ergonomic, yet extremely rugged.  Complete with a shock resistant casing to protect against drops, knocks, water and dust.

Operates in harsh conditions with it‘s IP65 rating and wide temperature usage (-20°C to 50°C).

  • Adaptable in challenging environments
    • Simplifies the task of distinguishing and tracing utilities in congested networks, near substations or high voltage lines
  • Technology driven best on-site practise
    • Features designed to drive correct usage, reduce utility damage, improve safety and enhance your reputation

RD8200 Answers The Challenges Operators Face

Strike reduction and operational efficiency are often the biggest challenges - RD8200 is designed with the operator in mind!  It‘s Radiodetection‘s most advanced and capable range of precision locators.  Locate with speed, accuracy and reliable performance.  It‘s easy to deploy and use providing fast, precise and repeatable measurements.


Radiodetection RD8200 Key Features:

  • Industrial grade display
  • TruDepth and current readout for extra assurance
  • High performance audio and vibration alerts for noisy environments (with waterproof speaker housing)
  • Peak+ Mode for speed and accuracy
  • Passive Avoidance for a quick perimeter scans
  • Class leading sensitivity for difficult locates with state of the art Digital Signal
    • Processing technology lets the technician detect and react to the weak signals associated with difficult to locate or deep utilities
  • iLOC for efficient operations with long-range wireless link
  • Swing Warning System drives correct usage
    • Built-in gyroscopic measurement system which alerts the user of excessive swing
  • Usage-logging with GPS positioning, understand how your technicians operate
    • Automatically stores all locate parameters providing a comprehensive picture of field operations
    • Supervisors or health and safety personnel can analyse the data to assess usage patterns
    • Ensure adherence to best-practice / identify training needs before poor work habits develop
    • Information can also be shared with partners or clients to evidence task completion or compliance to service requirements
  • StrikeAlert minimises the risk of accidents
    • Visual, vibration and audio warnings, both in active and passive locating modes
    • Vibration feedback reduces the chance of missed warnings
    • Handle vibrates when alerts activate
  • Self-test helps you locate with confidence
    • Confirm the integrity of the measurement system on-site
    • Applies signals to the locating circuitry as well as checking display and power functions
  • eCert allows remote calibration without downtime
  • CALSafe for scheduled calibrations
  • RDMap+ for easy accurate utility mapping
    • Add positional data to your survey measurements (required data connectivity/Google Maps)
  • Dual Bluetooth combining long range iLOC functionality and low power connectivity to deliver a system ready to connect to cloud based data solutions
  • Fault Find mode for pinpointing cable sheath damage
    • Combine the RD8200 locator with an accessory A-frame to identify and locate insulation sheath faults to within 4" (10cm)
  • 3 year warranty on registration


Technical Specification for: Radiodetection RD8200 Cable and Pipe Precision Locator

Locate Frequencies2222
Sonde Frequencies44
Passive Modes55
On-board GPS
Power Filters
Survey Measurements
CALSafeAvailable, disabled by default.Available, disabled by default.
4 kHz4k+CD4k+CD
Current Direction
Fault Find
Depth in Power
Passive Avoidance
Dual Bluetooth connectivity
Lithium-Ion BatteryOptionOption
3 year warranty on registration