Click here to return to the Rochester Industrial Services main home page

Municipal, Commercial, and Highway Equipment

Call Us Toll-Free
Current Special
More »
Televising Equip.
UEMSI Televising Equipment UEMSI
More »
Water Jetting Eq.
Harben Water Jetting Equipment Harben
More »
Pipe Locators
SubSurface Pipe and Cable Locators SubSurface
Cable - Pipe
More »
Sewer Hose
Piranha Sewer Hose Piranha
Sewer Hose
More »
Kwiet Power Standby and Backup Power Generators Standby
& Backup
Power  More »
IE, 1024x768 Resolution Highly Recommended

This site is designed for Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.5 or greater - 1024x768 Resolution Highly Recommended
height=100 width=470 border="0">

Pipe & Cable Locators

Equipment Sales

“Help me find what I'm looking for...” (Click here)

SubSurface PL-920 Pipe & Cable Locator

Pipe & Cable Locators

SubSurface Pipe and Cable Locators from Rochester Industrial Services, Inc.

SubSurface Instruments, Inc. PL-920 Pipe & Cable Locator

The SubSurface PL-920 Pipe & Cable Locator is designed for the "occasional" user who needs a simple and easy to learn pipe and cable locator, yet good enough to handle most locates.  The SubSurface PL-920 Pipe & Cable Locator is especially useful for contractors who routinely perfom excavations and want to verify someone else's marks.

The SubSurface PL-920 Pipe & Cable Locator is a versatile tool that can be used to locate the following:
Iron, steel, and copper water lines
Copper tracer wire
Steel cables
Aluminum conduit
Metal gas lines
Copper and aluminum electrical wires
Telephone and TV cables
Any continuous metal pipe or line
Product Features for PL-920 Pipe & Cable Locator:
  • Extremely easy to learn & use
  • "Peak Over" the target line
  • 50/60 Hz Power Line detection
  • Analog Meter on Transmitter
  • Analog Meter on Receiver
  • Depth Measurement
  • 600-800' approx. range Inductive
  • 5,000' approx. range Conductive
  • 6 "D" cell batteries - Transmitter
  • 6 "AA" batteries - Receiver
  • Battery condition check
  • Traces ANY continuous metal
  • Padded carrying case
  • 3 year warrantyv
Optional Equipment for PL-920 Pipe & Cable Locator:
  • Direct Inductive Clamp
    • Induce signal directly onto target line through insulation, paint, etc. - up to 4" diameter
  • Sonde (mini-transmitter)
    • 8 kHz - Flush, push, pull through non-metallic pipe - works with PL-920 or PL-2000 receiver
    • Traces through sewer pipe, water lines, etc. that are plastic, concrete, vinyl, clay, etc.
    • Self-contained - on/off toggle switch, indicator LED, lanyard attach loop & threaded to receive plumber's snake
  • No-takeout

For more information about this or other related products, please use our Contact Form.  Established accounts can Purchase this Item or we invite anyone to Request a Quote.  Have a Question?  You can always email us at:

Rochester Industrial Services, Inc. handles literally hundreds of municipal, commercial, and highway products such as PIPE AND CABLE LOCATORS.  This is only a partial listing.  If you don't see what you're looking for, please Contact Us.

Customer Log-In

New to RIS? Sign Up
Pole Cameras
Telespector Pole Cameras Telespector
Pole Cams
More »
Message Boards
Trafcon Message and Arrow Boards Message
More »
Arrow Boards
Trafcon Message and Arrow Boards Truck-Mount
Arrow Boards
More »
Drain Cleaning
CamSpray Portable Water Jetters CamSpray
Water Jetters
More »
Power Supply/UPS
Uninterruptable Power Supplies Eaton
More »
Committment to Quality
This Site is Validated

As a sign of our ongoing committment to quality, this site has been certified Valid HTML