Rycom 8869V3 Pathfinder Locating System
Whether using direct connection, induction mode, or coupler induction the 8869v3 is ideal for all three methods of signal application. The ergonomically designed and balanced 8869v3receiver provides instant push-button depth up to 25 feet and current measurement to identify the target utility in crowded easements. Audible proximity cues to the tracing signal are given to the user through either peak or null tones while the backlit digital display provides both relative and actual signal strength.
The 8869v3 Pathfinder Locating System is a proven instrument for locating utilities within the most demanding of locating environments. From crowded easements to long runs of pipe, the 8869v3 Pathfinder is a dependable and economical locate package. The 8869v3 cable & pipe locator offers utility locators FrequencyFlex™ allowing users to adapt the system to their specific needs. Multiple active frequencies allow the user to accurately locate with a minimum of “ghosting” to adjacent lines while maintaining the ability continue locating past faults and poor utility conductors. Passive frequencies identify “live” and charged lines by their naturally occurring electromagnetic fields. The 8869v3 offers multiple passive frequencies — 50Hz, 60Hz, Radio Frequency, Cathodic Protection Rectifier & CATV — allowing line locating without the use of a transmitter.