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SKU LCN944 Category

Locates/orientates reinforcement bars in concrete and measures the depth of cover over the rebar

Code LCN944
British Standard BS1881-204
Weight (kg) 1.6
Tariff 902480 90
  • An easy to use gauge that quickly and accurately locates/orientates reinforcement bars in concrete and measures the depth of cover over the rebar.
  • Designed to meet IP65 this rugged waterproof gauge can be used in the harshest of environments.

Search Heads are not included as standard and must be ordered separately

User Friendly:

  • Easy to transport and store
  • Ergonomically shaped case for comfort
  • Single handed operation: All functions can be accessed & controlled through 4 simple keys/buttons


  • Locate and determine orientation of rebar quickly, easily & accurately


  • Battery packs can be charged in the unit or externally.
  • Additional batteries allow continued use


  • Specifically designed for use on-site
  • Rugged, waterproof IP65 case provides protection against the elements
  • Backlit screen for viewing in dark environments


  • Intuitive menus enable each gauge to be used straight from the box


  • Links to Covermaster™ software
  • On Screen graphic display provides visual assessment of readings allowing identification of areas of low concrete cover or potential areas of corrosion.
Not all screen shots may apply to this model

Cover Display Screen:

  • Alternative / Typical Data Review Screen View
  • Backlit screens for use in dark conditions
  • Easy to use menus, in multiple languages to enable access to all data needed whilst on site without constant reference to the instruction book
  • Alternative view shows the typical display when using the deep cover search head
  • Bar size and depth of cover can be manually inputted to suit specific requirements
  • Typical data review screen clearly displays where readings are below or above a user specified tolerance, where a reading has not been taken
  • Units of measurement can be displayed in mm or inches for cover, or mV for Half-Cell


  • Covermeter /rebar location
  • Rebar orientation
  • Depth of cover
  • Large cover (thickness) reading mm or inches
  • Large graphics display with backlight
  • Multiple language menu structure
  • Signal strength bar
  • Interchangeable heads with LED & keypad
  • User selectable bar range sizes & numbers
  • Rugged waterproof case (IP65)
  • Adjustable beep volume & earphone socket

Measurement sound modes:

    • Locate (tone increases as head approaches rebar)


  • Elcometer Covermeter
Power supply 7.4V battery pack provides up to 32 hours of continuous use (20 hrs if backlight is on). Rechargeable in 4 hours either inside or outside the gauge using an external charger
Operating temperature 0 to 50°C (32 to 120°F)
Dimensions 230 x 130 x 125mm (9 x 5.1 x 4.9″)
Weight 1.54kg (3.4lbs)
Packing List Concrete Covermeter with search head connecting cable. Rechargeable battery pack & charger (UK, US & EU), earphone, shoulder strap, plastic carry case & operating instructions.

Search Heads are not included as standard and must be ordered separately

Due to the continuous development of our products, the goods supplied may vary in detail to that illustrated on this Website.