3 in 1 Stud Center Finder
Redecorate your house without damaging the wall!
Before you hammer or drill into your wall to hang a picture, install shelving, mount your TV (or for any other reason at all!) you should really think about investing in a high-quality stud finder so that you can do it safely and accurately, without damaging your wall, the things you are fixing to it, or your head!
What Is a Good Stud Finder?
Put simply, a stud finder is a device which helps you to locate and mark the framing studs behind the surface walling. They are used by both home DIY enthusiasts and professional tradespeople. There are two main categories of stud finder: electronic and magnetic. The best electronic varieties work by detecting wall density and will identify the solid areas the studs create. Many electronic stud finders also include levels, AC detectors and can be used to scan for multiple studs. They are battery operated. The magnetic devices have a much more straightforward design and identify wooden studs by detecting the metal fasteners on the studs.
This 3 in 1 Stud Finder, AC Live Wire and Stud Detector is a good helper when you decorate your home. It can avoid unnecessary losses when you want to dig a hole to hang a picture or install shelves and so on by locating hidden metal pipes, live wire, stud and wooden frames accurately.
It has four detector modes:
1.Stud Scan Mode: locates the edge of metal and wood stud in normal walls up to 0.5 inches (13mm)；
2.Stud Deep Scan Mode: locates the edge of metal and wood stud in normal walls up to 1.5 inches (38mm)；
3.Metal Scan Mode: locates the metal such as iron、copper and aluminium pipe up to 3 inch（76mm）；
4.AC Wire Scan Mode: locates the AC wire up to 3 inches (76mm).This detector comes along with an audio and visual indication which allows you to make a mark easily when the metal 、AC live wire and stud is detected.
-Accurately locates hidden metal pipes, live wire, stud and wooden frames
-Detects metal up to 76mm depth
-Detects voltage up to 76mm depth
-Detects wood and metal stud up to 38mm
-Stud deep function
-Auto calibration metal, voltage and stud detection
-Audio and visual indication(Beep sound reminding and easy-read LCD display)
-Operated by one piece of 9V battery (battery not included)
How to use:
• Grasp the handle with your thumb on one side and your fingers on the other side. Make sure your fingertips are resting on the handle and not touching the surface being scanned or the scanning head of the tool.
• Hold the tool straight up and down, parallel to the studs, and do not rotate the tool.
•Keep tool flat against the wall and do not rock, tilt, or press hard when slowly sliding across the surface being scanned.
•Avoid placing your other hand, or any other part of your body, on the surface being scanned. This will interfere with the tool’s performance.
To avoid surprises, remember that studs or joists are normally spaced 16 or 24 in. (41 or 61 cm) apart and are 11⁄2 in. (38 mm) in width.