vLoc-5000 Data Sheet V1.2
A. Typical Applications
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Description Multi-purpose precision locator receiver
Uses Locating & pinpointing the position of buried pipes and cables
B. Receiver Assembly
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- Carbon fiber reinforced antenna tube - High impact thermoplastic (ABS) injection molded housing 4.6lbs (2.1kg) Dimensions
10.3in(L) x 4.8in(W) x 25in(H) (262mm x 122mm x 639mm) Display Type
Sharp TFT LCD ¼ VGA color display, 3.52in (89mm) Receiver Antennas
2 x Peak antennas, 1 x null antenna, 1 x compass antenna Batteries
- Rechargeable custom Lithium-ion batteries with 100-240V AC mains charger. - Replaceable (6 x standard Alkaline AA batteries) batteries can be used when required Battery Life
- Alkaline – typically 12 hours intermittent use at 70ºF (21ºC) - Lithium-ion – typically 40 hours intermittent use at 70ºF (21ºC) (with full backlight turned on). Re-charging cycles approx. 500 times life cycle. Battery life varies with temperature. Bluetooth
- Plug and Play custom Bluetooth interface External Connectors
- 1 x Socket for accessories port (analogue & digital) - 1 x Mini USB socket for data transfer / programming - 1 x Socket for battery charger - Complies with European standard CE (Directive 99/5/EC) EN 61000-4-2: A1 & A2 EN 61000-4-8: A1 ETSI EN 300 330-2 ETSI EN 301 489-1 ETSI EN 301 489-3 - Complies with FCC Rules Part 15 Standard Accessories
- USB data cable - 100-240V AC mains charger (Lithium-ion battery) - Soft carry bag (Roll around bag if purchased with transmitter) - User handbook Optional Accessories
- Portable Transmitters: Loc-1Tx, Loc-5Tx, Loc-10Tx, Loc-10TxSIS - Sondes (waterproof self-contained transmitters for use in pipes & ducts) D18-33-SR44 - 0.75in(Dia.) x 3.1in(L) (18mm x 80mm), 33 kHz, range 15ft (4.5m), 2 x button cell batteries D38-33-AA – 1.5in(Dia.) x 4.1in(L) (38mm x 105mm), 33 kHz, range 16.3ft (5m), 1 x AA battery D38-09-AA – 1.5in(Dia.) x 4.1in(L) (38mm x 105mm), 9.82 kHz, range 16.3ft (5m), 1 x AA battery D38-83-AA – 1.5in(Dia.) x 4.1in(L) (38mm x 105mm), 83 kHz, range 16.3ft (5m), 1 x AA battery All products are designed and manufactured in accordance with ISO 9001:2008 Updated: June 2014 Page 1 of 5

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D64-33-6LR61 – 2.5in(Dia.) x 7.3in(L) (64mm x 186mm), 33 kHz, range 26ft (8m), 1 x 6LR61 battery D64-09-6LR61 – 2.5in(Dia.) x 7.3in(L) (64mm x 186mm), 9.82 kHz, range 26ft (8m), 1 x 6LR61 battery D64-83-6LR61 – 2.5in(Dia.) x 7.3in(L) (64mm x 186mm), 83 kHz, range 26ft (8m), 1 x 6LR61 battery D23F-512-AA / D23F-640-AA – 1in(Dia.) x 18in(L) (23mm x 456mm), 512Hz or 640Hz, range 20ft (7m), flexible Sonde in 3 sections for use in cast iron pipes as well as non metallic pipes, 1 x AA battery - A-frame USB (for Sheath Fault Finding 3/6Hz only) - A-frame analogue – general fault finding, no frequency restriction - Remote Antenna USB (standard locating only) - Remote Antenna Analogue (signal select, signal direction & standard locating) - Custom Bluetooth Module (Easy Fit) - Internal GPS Module - Vehicle charging lead (Lithium-ion battery) C. Operational
Item Parameter
Information Displayed - Signal strength - moving bar graph & numeric value
- Mode indication ("Peak", "Null", "Broad Peak", "Sonde" and "Peak with proportional left/right arrows" location) - Proportional left/right indication - Compass: full 360° line direction indicator - Plug and play automatic recognition of accessories - Accessory specific custom screen - Line location - depth & current measurement - Sonde location - depth measurement - Gain level (in dB) - Frequency and applicable operation selected (Signal Select/Signal Direction) - Battery status - Speaker volume - Operating frequency - Bluetooth and GPS status - Configuration menu & submenus - Customer definable start up screen - Magnetic Field Strength (optional feature) - Signal Select Field Distortion and Phase Angle (optional feature) - Polarized compass arrow for Signal Select and Signal Direction Configuration Intuitive setup menu enables user to configure:
- Setup frequency selection to toggle by "f" pushbutton - Setup location mode selection to toggle by "m" pushbutton - Sonde / line location - Units of measure (feet/meter) - Power and radio modes – 50Hz or 60Hz environments - Sound (Pitch) – normal/modulated - Language - Continuous depth/current options All products are designed and manufactured in accordance with ISO 9001:2008 Updated: June 2014 Page 2 of 5

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- Loudspeaker level
- Backlight
- Bluetooth pairing if fitted
- Auto shut down – 2 or 5 minutes or never
Internal Data Logging - At least 1000 records.
- All parameters stored at each location including Depth, Current, Mode, Gain Setting, - If connected to GPS (via Bluetooth) data also recorded with coordinates and date - Files can be saved as .kml, .txt, .xls, .shp., csv. - Data transfer program MyLocator2 available from Operating Frequencies Frequency set listed below.
Pre-defined Frequencies Configurable frequencies from 16Hz to 200 kHz.
Signal Direction at any frequency pair below 2 kHz. Signal Select at 491Hz, 982Hz, 8440Hz and 9820Hz. Vivax-Metrotech Corporation retains the right to make additions or deletions to this list at any time. Operating Modes
- Auto and Manual Gain (optional) - Peak - Null with left/right arrows - Sonde - Broad Peak - Peak with proportional left/right arrows Gain Control Manual gain using "+" or "-" with one touch to return to center (60% of FSD)
Data Transfer - Uses vivax-metrotech software application tool available free of charge from Data can be saved in following format: xlx, txt, fhp, kml (Google earth) Performance Using Locate pinpointing accuracy:
Single Undistorted - up to 9ft (3m) – 3% of depth
Signal Source - over 9ft (3m) – 5% of depth
Depth measurement accuracy: - 3% of depth Current measurement accuracy: - 3% of actual current – up to 9ft (3m) - 5% of actual current – over 9ft (3m) Depth range: Dependent on strength of signal radiating to locator D. Sensitivity
Item Parameter
Mode Sensitivity at 3.2ft (1m)
50Hz/Power mode 7.5mA
Radio mode 20μA
512Hz/640Hz 400μA
8kHz 40μA
32kHz and Above 25μA
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vLoc-5000 Data Sheet V1.2
E. Environmental
Item Parameter
Temperature Range
Operating: -4ºF to 122ºF (-20ºC to 50ºC) : -40ºF to 140ºF (-40ºC to 60ºC) Weather Proof
Shipping Weight
37lbs (17kg) (with transmitter) Shipping Dimension
17.5in(L) x 11.2in(W) x 30.1in(H) (765mm x 285mm x 445mm) (with transmitter) F. Warranty
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G. Upgrade
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Software can be upgraded using a PC with USB port. Programs & locator software will be available via MyLocator2. H. Holux Bluetooth GPS (Optional Accessory)
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The M-1200E high performance BluetoothTM GPS Receiver which featured with: - Built-in rechargeable Lithium-ion battery without external power supply - 0.07lbs (30g) Dimension
- 2.63in(L) x 0.9in(W) x 0.63in(H) (67mm x 23mm x 16mm) - Tracks up to 32 satellites - Receiver: L1, 1575.42 MHz - C/A code: 1.023 MHz - Update rate: 1Hz - Antenna type: built-in patch antenna - Minimum signal tracked: -159dBm - On/Off switch: slide switcher - Lithium-ion battery lasts for 15 hours of use - Accuracy better than 3m when receiving SBAS correction signal LED Indication
- Bluetooth - Navigation update - Battery/charger status indication Temperature Range
- Store Temperature -4ºF to 140ºF (-20ºC to 60ºC) -22ºF to 176ºF (-30ºC to 80ºC) (Without Lithium-ion battery) - Operation Temperature: 14ºF to 140ºF (-100C to 600C) Features
Item Parameter
Enhanced Features
- Reduced size and weight with enhanced ergonomic design - Improved power management and Lithium-ion rechargeable batteries provide longer battery life (approx 300% improvement from vLocPro) - Auto detects batteries type (Lithium-ion/Alkaline) and displays appropriate status - Non-reflective display - Enable/Disable auto shut off mode All products are designed and manufactured in accordance with ISO 9001:2008 Updated: June 2014 Page 4 of 5

vLoc-5000 Data Sheet V1.2
- USB data logging (Future feature) - Analogue channel (Future feature) - Internal data logging (1000 records) Disclaimer: Product and accessory specification and availability information is subject to change without prior notice.

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