Stud/Voltage/Metal Detector


Stud/Voltage/Metal Detector

The #MSV100 can locate wood studs/joists and metal cables/pipes behind walls or even inside furniture. It can also make the work of contractors, carpenters, plumbers, electricians and demolition crews safer by detecting energized AC outlets and "live" wires behind walls or ceilings.


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  • Automatically compensates for wall thickness in all three detection modes
  • In AC voltage mode, automatically compensates for the distance to a live wire
  • The center arrow and the beeper pinpoint edges
  • Visual and audible indications
  • Big, bright backlit LCD below the marking slot
  • Specifications


    • Maximum wall thickness for wood detection: 3/4 in. (19mm)
    • Maximum detection range for iron or copper pipe: 1.5 in. (38mm)
    • Maximum detection range for AC voltage: 2 in. (50mm)
    • Operating temperature: 40° to 104°F (5° to 40°C)
    • Weight: 7.3 oz. (207g)
    • Power source: "9V" battery (included)


    • Battery
    • 1-year limited warranty


    • 7.1 x 3.0 x 1.2 in. (180 x 75 x 30mm)
    Prop 65

    ⚠ WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including di2-ethylhexylphthalate (DEHP), which is known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to