Locate the position of studs, pipes, copper, and electrical wiring within your walls with this Stud Finder from Monoprice!
One of the most important steps in the installation of a wall mount is locating the studs on which the mount will be attached. This stud finder makes it a simple process to locate the edges of each stud so that when you drill a guide hole, it is in the proper location for a solid mounting point.
In addition to locating the position of studs, this Stud Finder is also capable of locating the position of pipes and wiring within the walls. To aide in the detection of pipes or wiring it has a Deep Scan mode which allows for better detection. Fiber pads on the back of the Stud Finder ensure that it won't scratch or mar the paint or wallpaper as you move it from side to side. It is powered by a single 9V alkaline battery (not included), can detect studs up to 0.8" (20mm),.and detect ferrous metals up to 2.4"(60mm).