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2042 Cable Locator

The Fluke 2042 Cable Locator is a professional general purpose cable locator. It has a proven digitally coded sender signal guarantees clear signal identification and automatic or manual adjustment of receiving signal sensitivity.

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The multipurpose solution to cable location

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 electrical floor heating systems. It can also be used for tracing metallic water and heating pipes. The unit is supplied as a complete kit comprising of a transmitter and receiver in a purpose-made carry case. The receiver also incorporates a torch function for working in dimly lit locations.

  • For all applications (live or dead cables) without additional instruments
  • Set includes a transmitter and a receiver
  • Proven digitally coded sender signal guarantees clear signal identification
  • Transmitter with LC-display for transmitting level, transmitting code and external voltage
  • Receiver with a backlight LC-display for level of receiving signal, code of receiving signal and live voltage indication
  • Automatic or manual adjustment of receiving signal sensitivity
  • Acoustical receiving signal switchable
  • Auto-Power-Off
  • Additional torch lamp function for working in dark environments
  • Additional transmitters are available for extension of to distinguish between several signals
Safety Conformance
All inputs of the Fluke 2042 is protected to EN61010-1 CAT III 300V rating.


Technical Specification for: Fluke 2042 Cable Locator

Frequency Range0 - 60Hz
Voltage range12 - 400V
Output signal125kHz
External Voltage DetectionMax 400V AC/DC
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