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SKU LCN679 Category

To BS1881 pt 204 – with data storage

Code LCN679
Tariff 902480 90
  • The Profoscope+ is a fully integrated rebar locator with data storage.
  • To increase the efficiency on the construction site this enhancement of the Profoscope not only offers real time visualization of rebars, but also automatic data collection.
  • Writing down measuring results of testing series is a time-consuming business that can be an unnecessary source of errors.
  • The various data storage modes of the rebar locator Profoscope+ make note taking obsolete.
  • This cordless rebar detector is ideally suited for one-handed operations, keeping the other hand free for marking rebars.
  • The LCN679 rebar locator Profoscope+ has the same features as the LCN678 Profoscope, but additionally offers the innovative memory function for data acquisition.
  • The rebar locator can store 49’500 measurements
  • Compatibility: Windows 2000, XP, Vista, 7
  • Data import: *.csv format
  • Data export: *.csv format (Excel compatible for further processing), *.png format
  • Data transfer: USB, MicroSD card reader


  • The memory function of the rebar locator Profoscsope+ supports two different modes of operation: The manual data storage allows the user to save concrete cover and rebar diameter on individually chosen spots.
  • The automatic data storage of the rebar locator is especially designed for surface scans. Every time a rebar is detected, the cover value is stored automatically.
  • The ProfoLink software of the Profoscope rebar locator provides professional tools to make clear assessment of the results.
  • A rebar detector with real-time visualization of the rebars beneath the instrument
  • Visual indication of rebars in close proximity
  • The Profoscope is a rebar detector with the ability to identify the mid-point between rebars as well as the orientation of rebars
  • Optical and acoustical indication of rebar location and minimum cover alert
  • This rebar detector offers neighbouring bar correction
  • Regional settings (metric, imperial)
  • Cordless and single-handed operation
  • Switchable display backlight for dark environments
  • A rebar detector with icon-based language independent menus
  • Start-up test kit allows user to familiarize him/herself with all functions in a comfortable environment, wasting no time on site


  • Rebar detector
  • Measurement of concrete cover
  • Measurement of rebar diameter
  • Checking for minimum cover
  • Map out the rebar grid and cover for corrosion studies
  • Rebar grid examination for planned load changes on the structure


  • The Windows based software offers the possibility to comfortably download, edit and present the data measured by the rebar locator.
  • Data exchange can be done easily by connecting the rebar locator Profoscope+ directly to the USB-port of the PC or by reading out the integrated Micro SD memory card.

Fully Integrated Cordless Design:

  • Designed for single handed operation, all functions can be programmed/activated using the two function keys and the navigation.
  • The instrument is compact, light and robust. This makes it suitable for use on a construction site.

Icon Based Menu System:

  • The menus are designed with intuitive icons to make the Profoscope language independent.
  • Hover your mouse over the image above to zoom.

Real-time Visualisation of Rebars:

  • Makes rebar location faster and simpler than ever before.
  • A rifle scope shows the position of the rebar beneath the instrument in real time.
  • Every Profoscope is supplied with a start-up test kit as standard.
  • This kit allows the user to familiarise him/herself with the operation of the instrument.

Measuring Range:

  • The graph above (hover to zoom) shows the maximum possible measuring range for the Profoscope, compliant with BS1881 part 204.
  • Please note: This is based on a single rebar with sufficient clearance to neighbouring rebars.
  • The Profoscope is calibrated for measurements on non stainless steel rebars fastened with binding wires only.
  • When measuring on welded meshes the displayed values must be corrected.

LCN679 supplied as:

  • Profoscope+ incl. start-up test kit and accessories (batteries, memory card, USB-cable, canvas bag, carrying strap, chalk, documentation, ProfoLink software)


Power supply 2 x 1.5 V AA (LR6) batteries
Voltage range 3.6 V to 1.8 V
Mechanical data
Dimension 205 x 92 x 41 mm (8 x 3.6 x 1.6 in.)
Weight 330 g (12 oz)
Battery lifetime
Backlight off > 50 h
Backlight on > 15 h
Time outs
Sleep mode 30 s
Auto shut down 120 s
Environmental conditions
Temperature range -10° C to 60° C (14° to 140° F)
Humidity range 0 to 100 % rH
Protection range IP54
Standards and regulations applied BS 1881 part 204; DIN 1045; SN 505 262; DGZfP B2

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