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FLIR Systems announced the availability of the Extech DV690 its first non-contact high voltage detector with a detection range of up to 69,000 volts (69 kV). The industrial-grade DV690 provides early warning alerts of energized electrical components for utility line workers, telecommunications installers, first responders, search and rescue teams, and tree removal services.

Features

  • The DV690 features five flexible mounting options: handheld, around the neck, clipped to a belt, strapped to an arm, or attached to a universal spline hot stick.
  • The three handsfree possibilities allow the most optimal operation to efficiently and carefully complete a job.
  • Using a hot stick creates a safer distance to the target, extending operator reach.
  • A bright LED alarm and 106 decibels (dB) buzzer to notify users of the presence of dangerous voltage adding another layer of protection in hazardous conditions.
  • Built with a durable IP54 housing, protected from dust intrusion and water spray, and drop tested to 4 ft (1.2 m), the DV690 performs reliably in harsh environments.
  • The built-in safety test function assures operators the unit is in proper working condition for rapid deployment.

Offered with a 2-year warranty, the Extech DV690 is available globally for $299.99 through Extech.com and authorized dealers. The complete DV690 kit includes a hard-carrying case, safety break-away lanyard, arm strap, water-resistant soft pouch, universal hot stick adapter, and 3x AA batteries.

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