Product Description

PLEASE NOTE: THIS PRODUCT HAS BEEN DISCONTINUED – Please contact us if you would like a recommendation of a unit to replace this model.


A combined unit to determine both rebar and wall tie location.This fast, rugged gauge is supplied with two detector heads. A standard mild steel 100mm head and an additional 150mm detector head allows the gauge to locate phosphor-bronze, copper and some types of stainless steel* wall tie.

The Elcometer P150 Rebar and Wall Tie Locator can also detect mild and stainless steel rebars, bed joint reinforcement and hoop irons.

Furthermore the Elcometer P150 can locate wiring in plaster walls and is also an excellent stud locator / stud detector which makes it an extremely versatile instrument.

  • High-impact ABS control unit in tough leather case.
  • Search coils encapsulated in expoxy resin for unmatched ruggedness.
  • Unit is switchable to detect or ignore stainless steel.
  • Single control button for on/off and sensitivity/backoff control.
  • Built-in loudspeaker for clear audio signals; Standard 3.5mm stereo jack socket for headphones if required.
  • Operates from four standard AA-size batteries.
  • Fast and accurate – The strongest signal is in the middle of the search head which makes it easy to pin point the wall ties. A clear audio tone assists in the quick and precise location without the need to keep looking at the meter.

Key Features – Elcometer P150 Rebar and Wall Tie Locator:

  • No need to re-zero – The Elcometer P150 is very stable in all weather conditions.
  • Designed with the needs of the operator in mind – Easy to use, built to last complete with leather case and shoulder strap.
  • Single handed operation – For safety and convenience when working on scaffold or ladders.
  • Dual-purpose Kits also available – For locating phosphor-bronze and some types of stainless steel, rebars and bed joint reinforcement.

*Stainless steel does not give a strong signal. Please either send a drawing or ideally a sample of stainless steel wall tie you need to locate so we can advise or test as necessary.



Elcometer P150 Rebar and Wall Tie Locator – Specifications

Approximate Detection Ranges
Mild Steel / Galvanised Fishtail Wall Ties (100mm Search Head) 130mm
Mild Steel / Galvanised Butterfly Wall Ties (100mm /Search Head) 130mm
Stainless Steel Fishtail Wall Ties (with 150mm Search Head) 80mm

Model Description Part Number
Elcometer P150/D Elcometer P150 Rebar Locator & Mild-Steel Wall-Tie Locator W150157D9E
Elcometer P150/E Elcometer P150 Rebar Locator, Mild-Steel & Stainless-steel Wall-Tie Locator W150157E9E

Model Detects
Elcometer P150/D Mild Steel
Elcometer P150/E Mild Steel and Stainless Steel

Elcometer P150D Rebar and Wall Tie Locator Packing List:

  • Complete with 100mm Locator Search Coil
  • 100m Directional Search Coil
  • Leather Case
  • Plastic Carrying Case

Elcometer P150E Rebar and Wall Tie Locator Packing List:

  • Complete with 100mm  Locator Search Coil
  • 100mm Directional Search Coil
  • 150mm Stainless Steel Search Coil
  • Leather Case
  • Plastic Carrying Case

Data Sheet

Elcometer P150 Rebar and Wall Tie Locator Data Sheet

Instruction Manual

Elcometer P150 Rebar and Wall Tie Locator Instruction Manual