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Another Way That Works To A Degree.....

Posted by Dodgeman on November 13th, 2002 12:50 PM
In reply to Need name of a tool please by Cilla on November 12th, 2002 08:02 PM [Go to top of thread]

Is to take an AM Portable Radio, set it for the 550 end of the band, make sure it is off any stations, and turn the volume up. When you hold the radio close to a powered wire, it will buzz.
This is not a totally accurate method, but will at least tell you if a hot wire is in the area of the wall.

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