Detection & Safety

Whether you are looking for Cable Avoidance, Precision Location or escape and safety equipment, Opti-cal has a wide range of instrument options to suit your individual project needs. As a partner company of SPX Radiodetection, we stock high quality CAT and Genny cable and pipe avoidance kits that are crucial to a wide range of excavation work, ensuring maximum site safety for ground workers.

We also stock the best-in-class Leica DS2000 Utility Detection Radar and the IDS GeoRadar Stream C Ground Penetrating Radar. Also available for sale or hire are confined space, gas and environmental monitoring solutions. Browse the categories below or get in touch now to discuss your project requirements.
  1. Radiodetection RD5000 WL

    Featuring ClearTRACK and Dynamic Overload Protection, the single-frequency RD5000 receiver and transmitter kit is designed to simplify the task of locating specific pipes and cables in large underground networks, particularly jointed pipes with isolative seals between sections.

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    £1,675.00 exc. VAT £2,010.00 inc. VAT
  2. Radiodetection RD7000+

    Locating specific pipes, cables and utility RF markers in large underground networks is very complex. Ground distortion effects, caused by differing soil types and proximity to other conductors, make the user’s job more difficult and time-consuming. The most important requirements for a locator under these circumstances are ease of use, accuracy and reliability. Radiodetection’s RD7000+ Utility Locator range addresses these needs with many features that deliver accurate, reliable and repeatable performance.
    The new RD7000+ marker locators – denoted ‘M’ add RF marker locating to the range, with automatic marker depth estimation and Bluetooth® connectivity as standard.
    Note: All RD7000+ Marker locators come with Li-Ion rechargeable battery and mains charger as standard.

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    £1,625.00 exc. VAT £1,950.00 inc. VAT
  3. Radiodetection RD7100 Precision Cable & Pipe Locator

    Accurately locating and marking buried assets ensures minimum downtime during repair or maintenance activities. It also prevents damage which can be costly for both you and your customers.
    The RD7100 (successor to the RD7000) range offers the power of Radiodetection’s most advanced locating technologies, with each model optimized for a specific industry. Users benefit from the simplicity of having menu options and capabilities matched to their requirements.
    The GPS and usage logging models are designed to facilitate the observance of best working practices amongst remote crews.

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    £1,091.00 exc. VAT £1,309.20 inc. VAT
  4. Radiodetection RD8100 Precision Cable & Pipe Locator

    The RD8100 (successor to the RD8000) is the most advanced locator range, building on over 40 years of pedigree to deliver performance, quality and durability. Containing a unique arrangement of 5 custom manufactured, precision ground antennas, it allows you to choose the optimum level of precision for the job in hand.
    With utility infrastructures becoming more complex, locate professionals require more powerful, flexible tools. Features such as Current Direction and iLOC combine with the versatile Tx Transmitter range to deliver highly responsive locates even in tough conditions.
    Integrated GPS and usage-logging options automatically generate data for customer reports, or in-house quality and safety audits to promote best working practices.

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    £1,847.00 exc. VAT £2,216.40 inc. VAT
  5. Radiodetection Tx-10 Transmitter

    The Tx-10 has a highest current and induction capability.
    Based on a fully digital platform, the family of Radiodetection transmitters has been designed to support the range of Radiodetection RD7000, RD7100, RD8000 and RD8100 cable, pipe and RF marker locators.

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    £1,430.00 exc. VAT £1,716.00 inc. VAT
  6. Radiodetection Tx-5 Transmitter

    The Tx-5 has a higher current and induction capability.
    Based on a fully digital platform, the family of Radiodetection transmitters has been designed to support the range of Radiodetection RD7000, RD7100, RD8000 and RD8100 cable, pipe and RF marker locators.

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    £1,130.00 exc. VAT £1,356.00 inc. VAT
  7. SA CYCLONE EX Air Mover

    The SA CYCLONE EX air mover is a high-power portable ventilation fan designed for safe and reliable extraction of dangerous vapours in hazardous environments. With the use of interchangeable duct adaptors one unit can be configured for 30cm and 40cm applications.

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    £1,983.80 exc. VAT £2,380.56 inc. VAT
  8. SA Lumin EX LED Compact Floodlight

    An extremely compact version of the SA LUMIN Floodlight, the SAFL200 still packs an exceptional punch with a light output at 2500 lumens to your work area with a light coverage of 6.5m2 at 5m using the latest LED technology.

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    £1,158.50 exc. VAT £1,390.20 inc. VAT
  9. SA Lumin EX LED Rechargeable Floodlight

    Portable rechargeable floodlight with intense light output for maximum illumination of your workspace. The powerful SA LUMIN EX LED Rechargeable Floodlight is lightweight and fully portable. Hosting an intense light output of up to 2000 lumens. Being fully certified for Zones 1 & 2 (Gas) and Zones 21 & 22 (Dust) it has been designed to make working in confined spaces even safer. Featuring no trailing cables vastly reduces trip hazards, while the powerful light output easily illuminates the working environment. Ergonomically designed for easy manoeuvrability, it is extremely user friendly.

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    £1,790.75 exc. VAT £2,148.90 inc. VAT

Survey Equipment Hire

Our extensive hire fleet is maintained to the highest standard, & consists of the very latest equipment available.

Please call us to discuss your specific hire requirements. Long term hire rates are negotiable.

0118 982 0500

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