NEWS AND INFORMATION

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Tab 1
SeCorrPhon AC200 
July, 2017
Sewerin
INTRODUCES THE NEW SeCorrPhon AC200 Leak Detector & Correlator System

The New SeCorrPhon AC200
multifunctional leak detector and correlator offer market leading performance, reliability and value also seen with the Aquaphon A200 and SeCorr C200 platforms. Users can own class leading acoustical leak detector & correlator for the same price as some manufacturers ask for just a correlator. Click for additional information.
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SeCorrPhon AC200 combination leak detector & correlator
SeCorr C200 
July, 2017
Sewerin
INTRODUCES THE NEW SeCorr C200 Leak Correlator System

The New SeCorr C200 correlator offer market leading performance, reliability and value at an affordable cost. Using a water leak correlator users can pinpoint leaks even when area of leak may be subject to ambient noise issues. Click for additional information.
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SeCorr C200 Correlator
2017 Locate Rodeo 
June, 2017
Vivax-Metrotech dominates competition at 2017 International Locate Rodeo…
Saturday, June 24th, 2017 Vivax-Metrotech won 4 out of 5 events at the 2017 locate rodeo held by Texas811. The competition limits participates to 30 slots per division. Divisions consist of: Power / Water / Gas / Telecom. All competitors compete in the coveted "LFH" (Locate From Hell), where they can choose from some of the industries best locator models to see who is this years best of the best.

Vivax-Metrotech WON 4 out 5 divisions including the all important LFH (Locate From Hell) event. Click for additional information.
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vLocPro2 Wins Again

1st Place
POWER
WATER
GAS
"LFH"
(Locate From Hell)

SePem 155 
June, 2017
Sewerin
INTRODUCES THE NEW SePem 155 Noise Logger System

The New SePem 155 loggers offer class leading performance and reliability at an affordable cost. Loggers are perfect for both small and large water systems where leak detection is performed by small crews. Loggers allow leak listening in the middle of the night when your workers are home safe. One person can then pick up or drive by and collect the information via radio and determine if leaks are present. Click for additional information.
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SePem 155 Loggers
VM-510FFL - 1W 
May, 2017
Vivax-Metrotech INTRODUCES THE NEW VM-510FFL cable & fault find locator system w/1-watt
The New VM-510FFL stand-alone A-frame w/1-watt transmitter provides electricians with a all-in-one cable & fault-find locator system. Click for additional information.
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VM-510FFL w/1w
1-Watt Transmitter w/FF 
May, 2017
Vivax-Metrotech INTRODUCES THE NEW VM-550FF & VM-560FF Transmitter
The New VM series 1 watt transmitters built on a new platform works with the VM range of Vivax-Metrotech locators. The VM-550FF & VM-560FF also features a FF (FaultFind mode) making it the perfect choice electricians everywhere.
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VM-550FF / VM-560FF
Leak Detection 
March, 2017
Tracer Electronics LLC is proud to add Sewerin Water Leak Detection Products to our offering
Sewerin water leak detection products have long been known as high quality, high performance and ruggedized designs. Sewerin product offering includes a leak detector for almost any budget. Click for additional information.
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Sewerin
Noggin SmartCart 
January, 2017
Sensors & Software INTRODUCES THE NEW NOGGIN SmartCart with touchscreen high resolution display
The New NOGGIN SmartCart GPR Cart builds on the success of the SmartCart series ease-of-use and advanced capabilities. Now collect grids, review slice-views on new touch screen DVL and provide on-site reports. No longer need to processing collected data on PC for review. Included in the Enhanced package is a New EKKO_Project software release perfect for advanced GPR users. Click for additional information.
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Noggin SmartCart
Coming Soon… 
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Tab 2
VM-510FFL 
July, 2016
Vivax-Metrotech INTRODUCES THE NEW VM-510FFL cable & fault find locator system
The New VM-510FFL stand-alone A-frame provides power lineman with a all-in-one cable & fault-find locator system. Compatible with new Vivax-Metrotech 1-w, 5-w & 10-w transmitters. Click for additional information.
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VM-510FFL
Loc-5STx 
July, 2016
Vivax-Metrotech INTRODUCES THE NEW Loc-5STx Transmitter
The New Loc-5STx 5 watt transmitter built on a new fully digital platform works with the entire range of Vivax-Metrotech locators. The Loc-5STx also features an accurate VOM meter making it the perfect choice for Line and fault locators everywhere.
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Loc-5STx
vCamMX 
April, 2016
Vivax-Metrotech INTRODUCES THE NEW vCamMX mini camera system
The New vCamMX camera system is the perfect camera for plumbing professionals needing to inspect pipe as small as 1-3/4” and push through traps. Available cameras options include 0.7” fixed or 1” self-leveling. Click for additional information.
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vCamMX
LMX100HR 
April, 2016
Sensors & Software INTRODUCES THE NEW LMX100 High Resolution Locate & Mark system.
The New LMX100HR GPR Cart builds on the success of the LMX100 ease-of-use and light-weight design and features advanced high resolution touchscreen capabilities. The LMX100HR can also be upgraded to an LMX200, making it the perfect choice for someone on a budget. Click for additional information.
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LMX100HR
New Sales Manager (KY/TN) 
March, 2016
Welcome Aboard

New Sales Manager
Jason Myers joins the team to expand our sales coverage for Kentucky and Tennessee.

Call (615) 613-6645

Call or email Jason today and set-up an on-site demonstration.
New Sales Manager (AL/GA) 
January, 2016
Welcome Aboard

New Sales Manager
Tom Story joins the team to expand our sales coverage for Alabama and Georgia.

Call (615) 517-5423

Call or email Tom today and set-up an on-site demonstration.
Tab 3
HL 50 Leak Detector 
June, 2015
VIVAX-METROTECH INTRODUCES THE NEW HL 50 Leak Survey Tool
The New HL 50 Water Leak Survey / Detector is a high-end leak detector in an affordable rugged package. The HL 50 is available in two packages, i.e., Basic & Municipal. Click on the HL 50 for additional information.
GPR Workshop TN 
June, 2015
Tracer Electronics LLC has announced 2 FREE GPR Workshops being held at our facility in Lebanon, Tennessee USA

June 24th - 8:30am - 11:30am
Successful Concrete Scanning with GPR

June 25th
8:30am - 11:30am
Utility Locating with GPR

Call Today as space is limited.
vScan Locator 
May, 2015
VIVAX-METROTECH INTRODUCES THE NEW vScan & vScanM Pipe Avoidance System.
The New vScan & vScanM is a premium pipe avoidance system that has raised the bar for the contractor users in the utility industry. Its rugged, reliable, and affordable. The vScan features dual frequency and passive power & radio and offers new optional built-in metal detector GPS and Bluetooth much more. Click on the vScan for additional information.
Lmm Gas Detector 
April, 2015
Tracer Electronics LLC has partnered with Pergam Technical.

Tracer Electronics LLC will offer the new Laser Methane mini Gas Detector from Pergam Technical to its customers throughout the southeastern USA.

The LMm Laser Methane Gas Detector provides users the ability to survey gas lines for gas leaks and record via GPS mapping and alarm tagging along the way. This device will substantially reduce the amount of time necessary to perform same tasks with older technology.
Conquest 100 
July, 2015
Sensors & Software INTRODUCES THE NEW Conquest 100 concrete scanning system.
The New Conquest 100 concrete scanning GPR has raised the bar for the contractor who specialize in the concrete drilling and coring industry. The Conquest 100 features drill position locator, Power Cable Detector (PCD), and Easy Advance Reporting via Smartphone. Click for additional information.
GPR Workshop GA 
September, 2015
Tracer Electronics LLC has announced Two GPR Workshops being held in the greater metro Atlanta, GA area.

9:00am - 11:30am
Successful Concrete Scanning with GPR

1:00pm - 3:30pm
Utility Locating with GPR

August 18th - Fairburn, GA
(Hampton Inn - 7790 Ella Lane, Fairburn, GA 30213

August 20th - Kennesaw, GA
(Hampton Inn - 871 Cobb Place Blvd., Kennesaw, GA 30144)

Call Today as space is limited.
Tracer Stretch LEADS 
August, 2015
Tracer Electronics LLC introduces TRACER STRETCH conductive attachment lead sets.
These new lead sets feature new stretchable wire technology providing users with much more durable, robust and flexible leads which last longer, and resist tangles. This allows for quicker locate set-ups and longer component life saving users considerable money. Click for additional information.
LMX200 
October, 2015
Sensors & Software INTRODUCES THE NEW LMX200 Enhanced Locate / Mark / Map GPR system.
The New LMX200 GPR Cart builds on the success of the LMX series ease-of-use and light-weight design and features advanced capabilities. Now collect grids, review slice-views on new touch screen DVL and provide on-site reports. No longer need to processing collected data on PC for review. Included in the Enhanced package is a New EKKO_Project software release perfect for advanced GPR users. Click for additional information.
Tab 4
GPR Seminar - FL 
April, 2014
Tracer Electronics LLC has conducted GPR Locating Seminar in Orlando, Florida USA
Tracer Electronics LLC and Sensors & Software Inc. successfully conducted a GPR Utility Locating seminar on April 16th & 17th, 2014 in Orlando, FL.

Training consisted of 1 or 2 day offering covering Fundamentals of GPR, theory and practice on day 1. Day 2 covered advanced training modules including survey & mapping modes.

Seminar SOLD OUT.
LOG CORR 
June, 2014
VIVAX-METROTECH INTRODUCES LOG CORR Corelating Loggers
The New LOG CORR correlating loggers allow field personnel the ability to record with individual noise loggers anytime, GPS location and upon retrieval analyze and correlate with up to 8 separate loggers. Other features include precise GPS navigating back to each leak location.

Click on the LOG CORR for additional information.
We Moved! 
August, 2014
Tracer Electronics LLC has relocated to a new larger facility.
We recently expanded our business into a new larger facility located at 6981 Eastgate Blvd., Lebanon, TN 37090

This new facility allows us to stock more goods, and expand our repair & calibration services to meet the growing demand from the marketplace.
Cross Bore Camera 
August, 2014
Tracer Electronics LLC introduces our new Bore inspection solution to enhance cross bore safety for gas line installation.
We packaged a vCam-5 pipe inspection system for the purpose of inspecting your gas line bores for sewer line cross boreing.

This solution makes bore inspection an affordable, easy and reliable task that can only take minutes prior to pipe installation.
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Inspect for Cross Bore with Vivax-Metrotech vCam-5 Pipe Inspection Camera System. This affordable system makes this process very easy and reliable and takes only minutes to perform.

Are you checking your bores?

CLICK HERE for additional information on the Vivax-Metrotech vCam-5
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GPR Seminar - NC 
November, 2014
Tracer Electronics LLC has announced GPR Locating Seminar in Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina USA
Tracer Electronics LLC and Sensors & Software Inc. will be conducting a GPR Utility Locating seminar on November 19th & 20th, 2014.

Training will consist of 1 or 2 day offering covering Fundamentals of GPR, theory and practice. The second day is for advanced training including survey & mapping modes.

Seminar SOLD OUT.
Tab 5
vCam-5 
February, 2013
VIVAX-METROTECH INTRODUCES THE NEW vCAM-5 PIPE INSPECTION CAMERA
The New vCAM-5 introduced at this years Pumper Cleaner Show was an instant hit by the attendees. The vCAM-5 is light-weight, fully-featured with built-in Li-Ion battery for hours of uninterrupted use, built-in camera test port, built-in HD for 90+ hours of record time, USB, SD card for video versatility, and built-in WiFi for easy file sharing or for streaming video to customers smart phone or tablet. Click on the vCAM-5 for additional information.
New Salesman - AL/GA 
April, 2013
Welcome Aboard

New Sales Manager
Lee Smith joins the team to expand our sales coverage for Alabama and Georgia.

Call (615) 517-5423

Call or email Lee today and set-up an on-site demonstration.
New Salesman - KY/TN 
April, 2013
Welcome Aboard

New Sales Manager
Brad Horton joins the team to expand our sales coverage for Kentucky and Tennessee.

Call (937) 672-7202

Call or email Brad today and set-up an on-site demonstration.
USC - Utility SmartCart 
April, 2013
SENSORS & SOFTWARE INTRODUCES NEW GPR CART FOR THE UTILITY INDUSTRY
The New Sensors & Software Utility SmartCart (USC) GPR system is designed to combine the simplicity of the LMX100 locate & mark features with the capabilities of the NOGGIN SmartCart survey & mapping features, while maintaining customer affordability. The USC utilizes the same premium antenna sensor and DVL & software used in the Noggin SmartCart systems. Click on the Utility SmartCart for additional information.
FL - Sales Consultant 
May, 2013

Welcome Aboard

New Sales Manager
Bruce Campbell joins the team to expand our sales coverage for Florida. Bruce has been covering Florida for Vivax-Metrotech for many years and will be assisting us with our Florida sales coverage.

*Bruce retired in Spring 2014
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Florida 
May 1st
Tracer Electronics LLC is proud to announce that we will be adding Florida to our sales territory for all product lines. Our goals are to bring The Tracer Advantage first class repair services and new product sales to customers of the great state of Florida. We specialize in line locators, fault locators, GPR carts, leak detection equipment, metal detectors, pipe current mappers, pipe inspection camera systems, and more...

The Tracer Advantage Suite of services include: Sales / Training / Repairs
Ohio & Michigan 
May 1st

Tracer Electronics LLC is proud to announce that we added Ohio and Michigan to our sales territory for Sensors & Software GPR Carts. We specialize in GPR sales and are an authorized USA repair center for Sensors & Software products. We look forward to providing first class sales and support and bringing the The Tracer Advantage to our friends in the great states of Ohio and Michigan...

The Tracer Advantage Suite of services include: Sales / Training / Repairs
Locate Rodeo 
07-27-2013
4-YEARS IN A ROW
VIVAX-METROTECH WINS THE "LOCATE FROM HELL" EVENT

We thank all our friends and customers who stopped by our booth this week at the ILR & Expo in Atlanta, GA. We congratulate all the competitors that participated in this years event in Athens, GA. Click on the Trophy to see how well all the competitors did at this years event.
New Salesman - FL 
June 1st

Welcome Aboard

New Sales Manager
Robby O'Harold joins the sales team and will be covering Florida. Previously Robby lived and worked in South America and brings his Spanish language skills to our sales force.

Call (864) 993-0527

Call or email Robby today and set-up an on-site demonstration.
Tab 6
vLoc-9800 
March 28, 2012
VIVAX-METROTECH INTRODUCES THE NEW vLoc-9800 LINE LOCATOR
The New vLoc-9800 features the popular LEFT/RIGHT GUIDANCE & AUTOMATIC GAIN for easy & accurate locating. Other features include vLoc2 series carbon-fiber antenna tube for reliable and rugged construction, Li-Ion rechargeable battery for long lasting battery life, light-weight, ergonomic design, color display, and ultra fast dual-core processor offering the best performance ever for a left/right-AGC instrument. Click on the vLoc-9800 for additional information.
VM-540 / VM-550 
March 28, 2012
VIVAX-METROTECH INTRODUCES LOW COST LOCATOR

VM-540 (Sonde Locator)
The VM-540 sonde locator is designed to locate sondes & sewer cameras.

VM-550 (Line Locator Kit)
The VM-550 line locator kit feature multiple frequencies (8kHz/83kHz) & passive (60Hz) for versatile line locating.

Other features include: light-weight ergonomic designed receiver with digital display & push-button depth. Transmitter offers 1-watt output for best in class performance. Click on the VM-540/550 for additional information.
VM-560 
March 28, 2012
VIVAX-METROTECH INTRODUCES HIGH FREQUENCY LOCATOR

The VM-560 high frequency line locator kit feature multiple frequencies (8kHz/480kHz) & passive (60Hz) for versatile line locating. Use low (8kHz) for normal locating and use high (480kHz) for the most difficult locates, i.e., broken tracer wires, difficult ductile pipe, and high resistant conditions.

Other features include: light-weight ergonomic designed receiver with digital display & push-button depth. Transmitter offers 1-watt output for best in class performance. Click on the VM-560 for additional information.
VM-850 
March 28, 2012
VIVAX-METROTECH INTRODUCES THE NEW VM-850 LINE LOCATOR
The New VM-850 line locator features MULTI-PEAK, LEFT/RIGHT GUIDANCE & AUTOMATIC GAIN and 9.82kHz frequency for easy & accurate locating. Ideal for power, telephone & fiber optic cable locating.

The VM-850 performance is based on the 850 Legacy locator.

Other features include: popular adjustable antenna, line compass, push-button depth, one-button operation, 1-watt transmitter and hard carry case.

Click on the VM-850 for additional information.
vLocDM2 
March 28, 2012
VIVAX-METROTECH INTRODUCES THE NEW vLocDM2 PIPELINE CURRENT/DEFECT MAPPER
The New vLocDM2 utilizes the lowest, near-DC PCM signal in the marketplace. New design features the popular defect mapper color display format, automatic on-screen plot, automatic depth, line compass for buried pipe orientation, built-in GPS for position and walk-back ability, stores up to 1,000 logs, and removable foot making the receiver a full featured light-weight pipe locator when not being used for current mapping.

Other features include: vLoc2 series carbon-fiber antenna tube for reliable and rugged construction, Li-Ion rechargeable battery for long lasting battery life, light-weight, ergonomic design, color display, and ultra fast dual-core processor, 70+ locating frequencies for use with most other transmitters. Click on the vLocDM2 for additional information.
VM-810 
March 28, 2012
VIVAX-METROTECH INTRODUCES THE NEW VM-810 LINE LOCATOR
The New VM-810 line locator features MULTI-PEAK, LEFT/RIGHT GUIDANCE & AUTOMATIC GAIN and legendary 83.1kHz frequency for easy & accurate locating.

The VM-810 performance is based on the legendary 810 Classic.

Other features include: popular adjustable antenna, line compass, push-button depth, one-button operation, 1-watt transmitter and hard carry case.

Click on the VM-810 for additional information.
Leak Spy 
April 2, 2012
VIVAX-METROTECH INTRODUCES THE LEAK SPY AMR/AMI NOISE LOGGER SYSTEM
The New Leak Spy is designed for acoustical zone monitoring with AMR/AMI water meter systems. Provides an industry standard 6 digit protocol.

The Leak Spy is perfect for monitoring water meter applications.

Other features include:
  • Monitors for water leaks
  • Permanent or Temp.
  • Continuous use design
  • Transmits ia AMR radio
  • Compact size & IP68

Click on the HL7000 page for additional information.
Locate Rodeo 
08-04-2012
VIVAX-METROTECH AGAIN WINS THE PRESTIGES "LOCATE FROM HELL" EVENT
We thank all our friends and customers who stopped by our booth this week at the 2012 International Locate Rodeo & Expo in Atlanta, GA. We enjoyed seeing friends and Congratulate all the competitors that participated in the rodeo. Click on the Trophy to see how well all the competitors did at this years event.
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VM-880 
05-2011
VIVAX-METROTECH INTRODUCES NEW UPDATED 880 FERROUS METAL DETECTOR.
The New Vivax-Merotech VM-880 ferrous metal detector updates the popular Metrotech 880B series with new intelligence electronics platform for easy and accurate location of buried assets. Some of the features include a new robust carbon-fiber antenna tube for reliable and rugged construction, making it the perfect metal detector for job sites. Click on the VM-880 for additional information.
HL 5000 
05-2011
VIVAX-METROTECH INTRODUCES NEW UPDATED HL 5000 ACOUSTICAL & GAS DETECTOR.
The New Vivax-Merotech HL 5000 water leak detector now combines the traditional acoustical leak detection features with H2 mix tracer gas detection. Hydrogen gas mix rises to the surfaces whenever it encounters a leak in a pipe. Using the HL 5000 users can now easily detect the tracer gas on the surface above the leak, making pinpointing a difficult leak easier and affordable. Click on the HL 5000 for additional information.
Locate Rodeo 
08-06-2011
VIVAX-METROTECH AGAIN DOMINATES THE 2011 INTERNATIONAL LOCATE RODEO
We thank all our friends and customers who stopped by our booth this week at the 2011 International Locate Rodeo & Expo in Atlanta, GA. We enjoyed seeing friends and Congratulate all the competitors that participated in the rodeo. Click on the Trophy to see how well Vivax-Metrotech users did at this years competition.
LMX100 
11-1-2011
SENSORS & SOFTWARE INTRODUCES NEW GROUND PENETRATING RADAR SYSTEM (GPR).
The New Sensors & Software LMX100 GPR system is designed specifically for the locate & mark industry. It's the first of its kind. The LMX100 utilizes the same premium antenna sensor and DVL used in the Noggin Smart Cart making it the best and affordable system available for locating underground utilities. Click on the LMX100 for additional information.
vLocPro2 
11-21-2011
VIVAX-METROTECH INTRODUCES NEW PROFESSIONAL PRECISION LOCATOR
New Vivax-Merotech vLocPro2 and vLocML2 pipe & cable locators are now available. Some of the features include carbon-fiber antenna tube for reliable and rugged construction, Li-Ion rechargeable battery for up to 300% improved battery life, light-weight, ergonomic design, color display, and ultra fast dual-core processor offering the best performance in the industry. Combine these and other features with the affordable and fair pricing further separates the vLocPro2 series from the competition.. Click on the vLocPro2 for additional information.
Tab 8
Repair Announcement 
01-08-2010
FACTORY REPAIR ANNOUNCEMENT
Tracer Electronics LLC has agreed to become an authorized factory repair center for all Metrotech and Vivax products. See Link for details.
vCamLS 
02-24-2010
NEW PRODUCT NEWS!
VIVAX-METROTECH introduced a new line of affordable video inspection camera systems at the annual Pumper-Cleaner show in Louisville, Kentucky. Click on the links for a look at the all new vCamLS and vCamVR hand-held and universal video inspection camera systems.
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Trade-In Program 
04-05-2010
RECYCLE YOUR LOCATOR TRADE-IN PROGRAM
Tracer Electronics LLC
has launched a new locator recycling trade-in program, aimed at helping our loyal customers in this tough economy to successfully replace their older, worn-out locating equipment with new state-of-the-art equipment.

This offer is limited to our distribution sales region.
PCM Trade-In Program 
08-02-2010
Tracer Electronics LLC has extended its popular locator recycling trade-in program to include the pipe current mapper systems used in the pipeline corrosion industry. This new program is aimed at helping our loyal customers in the pipeline corrosion industry to successfully replace their older, worn-out PCM/PCM+ pipeline defect/current mapper equipment with new state-of-the-art equipment.

This offer is limited to our distribution sales region.
Locate Rodeo 
08-07-2010
VIVAX-METROTECH DOMINATES THE 2010 INTERNATIONAL LOCATE RODEO
We thank all our customers who stopped by our booth at the 2010 International Locate Rodeo & Expo in Atlanta, GA. Your support makes this event one of our favorite events of the year. We Congratulate all the competitors that participated in this years event and we are already looking forward to next year. Vivax-Metrotech won TELEPHONE, GAS, & LOCATE FROM HELL!!!
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Gas Tracer Kit 
11-01-2010
JAMESON INTRODUCES NEW PRODUCT DESIGNED TO LOCATE PRESSURIZED PLASTIC GAS LINES.
The New Jameson Gas Line Tracer kit designed with the guidance of the Gas Technology Institute (GTI) allows for technicians to utilize traditional pipe locating techniques to locate previously un-locatable plastic lines, without disconnecting from pressurized gas mains. Click on the Gas kit for additional information.
We at Tracer Electronics strive to keep our customers up to date with both new product releases and company activity. Please check the news for product release dates and other company news.

About Us
Tracer Electronics LLC is a professional sales, repair, and training provider for the underground utility protection industry. Tracer endorses only the best pipe and cable locating and water leak detection equipment available in the market place today. We are authorized distributors for several major brands of professional locating equipment, water leak detection equipment and video pipe inspection equipment. Tracer also operates one of the largest locator repair and calibration centers in the Americas.
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