RD7200 - System Overview

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RD7200 Locator


Locator Features


  1. Keypad
  2. LCD with auto backlight
  3. Haptic (vibration) feedback
  4. Speaker
  5. Battery compartment
  6. Accessory connector
  7. Headphone connector
  8. Bluetooth module antenna
  9. SWING Warning system
  10. Optional Lithium-Ion battery pack
  11. USB connector (inside the battery compartment)


Locator keypad functions



12. Power key power Key.png: Switches the unit on and off. Opens the locator menu

13.Frequency key frequency key.png: Selects frequency. Closes sub-menu.

14.Up and down arrows Up key.png Down key.png: Adjusts the locator signal gain. Scrolls through the menu options.

15.Antenna key antenna key.png: toggles Peak, Peak+, Null and Guidance modes. Opens a sub-menu.



Locator screen icons


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16. Indicates the signal strength and Peak marker

17. Signal strength: Numerical indication of signal strength.

18. Null / Proportional Guidance arrows: Indicates the location of the line relative to the locator.

19. Battery icon: Indicates the battery level

20. Gain readout

21. Volume icon: Displays the volume level

22. Radio Mode: Indicates when Radio Mode is active.

23. Power Mode: Indicates when Power Mode is active.

24. Accessory indicator: Indicates when an accessory is connected.

25. A-Frame icon: Indicates when the A-Frame is connected.

26. Frequency / current / menu readout.

27. Antenna mode icon: Indicates antenna selection: Peak, Null, Peak+ and Guidance Mode (model dependent).

28. Sonde icon: Indicates that the signal source is from a sonde.

29. Line icon: Indicates that the signal source is from a line.

30. Compass indicator: Shows the direction of the located cable relative to the locator.

31. Transmitter standby indicator.

32. Depth readout.