Professional 83kHz line locating system
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The VM-810 from VIVAX-METROTECH is the newest locating system in the legendary 810 lineage. It's single 83.1 kHz frequency has been a favorite among locating professionals for many years. The 810 has proven time and again to be versatile for all type of locating needs. It is excellent for locating cable of all type, ductile iron pipe, tracer wire, and other type and a perfect choice for all soil conditions, wet or dry. The 810 concept has been copied by many but its world class performance has never been duplicated by anyone.
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New design features
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Legendary Lineage
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Remarkable Performance
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Trusted & preferred by many users
Trusted and preferred by users everywhere
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Field Tested and Industry Proven
  • VM-810 Receiver
  • VM-810 Transmitter
  • Accessories
  • Videos
  • Legacy
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  • Features
  • Display
  • Specifications
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  • One Button Operation
  • Distance Sensitive LEFT / RIGHT Guidance - 3 bottom antenna (ALL PEAK)
  • Line Direction Indicator (Directional Orientation antenna)
  • Fast Response & Automatic Gain Control
  • Push-button depth & current measurement (w/ top peak antenna)
  • Lightweight Design (only 3 lbs)
  • Improved Clear & Backlit Display - TFT 2.7" LCD WQVGA display
  • Full Crisp Digital Sound - original left/right tone w/audible null at center line
  • Precise Single Frequency - 83 kHz
  • Lightweight Rugged Construction - Aluminum & ABS
  • Water Resistant (IP54 & NEMA 4)
  • Retractable Antenna (made popular on the original 810 design)
  • Excellent Battery Life - 65 hours continuous use
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Locating (Left/Right Guidance)
Press ON/OFF button for depth measurement
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Depth & Current Measurement
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  • Specifications
  • Features
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  • "Best In Class" Induction Performance
  • Multiple Power Output (1-watt maximum)
  • High Output Current - 150mA Constant
  • Precise Single Frequency - 83.1 kHz
  • Lightweight Rugged Construction
  • Water Resistant (IP54 & NEMA 4)
  • Excellent Battery Life - 60 hours (Alkaline Batteries)
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  • Clamps
  • Sondes
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  • 4" Clamp
  • Extension Pole
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Standard 4"

The 1.200.03.00012 clamp has been specifically designed for the 83.1kHz frequency of the VM-810. This provides exceptional performance when locating cable.
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Clamp Adapter and Extension Pole
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  • Pushrods
  • D64 - 2.5" Dia.
  • D38 - 1.5" Dia.
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D64 (1.203.22.00001)
2.4" x 7.1" long - 26ft range (83kHz)
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D38 (1.203.19.00001)
1.5" x 4.8" long - 16.3ft range (83kHz)
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Over thirty years ago Metrotech pioneered the TRUE PEAK left/right guidance automatic gain tradition and changed locating forever with the introduction of the original 810 classic. The new VM-810 takes this legacy to a whole new level. The VM-810 offers three peak dedicated locating antennas and one-button operation for best in class performance, simplicity, and accuracy. Every VM-810 offers ruggedized ABS construction, compact design for easy storage, and a proven and reliable processor platform providing ultra reliable, crisp, and fast accurate locating.

When combined with the backing and support of the world-wide experienced design team of VIVAX-METROTECH, it's easy to see why the New VM-810 will continue to satisfy its customers that have relied on the time proven and legendary model for so many years.
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Let us know if you want to take advantage of our popular RECYCLE YOUR LOCATOR Trade-In program and we will give you a generous offer on your older experienced locating equipment.
Vivax-Metrotech VM-810 Line Locator