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WASP I Metal Detector

WASP I Metal Detector

The WASP I metal detector/box locator is distinctive with its yellow & black colouring and has become one of the water industry's most established detectors for the location of valve covers, stop tap boxes, etc.  This metal detector is simple to use with just two controls  (Fine and Coarse tuning), provides good depth penetration and rugged reliability . These features, along with its low cost, are why it has established itself so successfully within the industry.


Product features:

  • Non-motion metal detector
  • Two simple tuning controls
  • Built-in loudspeaker
  • Headphone socket
  • Telescopic shaft & search coils
  • Waterproof 20cm search head
  • 20 hours use from 1 x PP3/9V battery


Detection range:

  • 100 x 100mm box cover: 300mm deep
  • Larger objects: down to 800mm deep



  • Dismantled length: 74cm
  • Fully extended length: 136cm
  • Weight: 1.1kg 
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