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Klein Tools

Model # NCVT-1SEN

Internet # 100661787

Store SKU # 780066

Non-Contact Voltage Tester

$16.98 /each
  • Non-contact voltage technology for the discovery of voltage
  • Accurate test readings for use at the shop, job site, and home
  • High-quality electronics, heavy-duty polycarbonate plastic resin

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PRODUCT OVERVIEW

Model # NCVT-1SEN

Internet # 100661787

Store SKU # 780066

The Klein Tools Non-Contact Voltage Tester uses non-contact voltage detection technology for the detection of voltage in cables, cords, circuit breakers, lighting fixtures, switches, outlets and wires. The tester provides accurate test readings for use at the job site, in the shop and at home. This tester features high-quality electronics and heavy-duty polycarbonate plastic resins for a state-of-the-art construction that is comprehensive, reliable and durable.

  • Non-contact voltage technology for the detection of voltage in cables, cords, circuit breakers, lighting fixtures, switches, outlets and wires
  • Accurate test readings for use at the job site, in the shop and at home
  • High-intensity, bright green LED shows when the tester is operational and helps illuminate the workspace
  • Bright red, high-intensity LED and warning tone provide notification when voltage is detected
  • High-quality electronics and heavy-duty polycarbonate plastic resins for state-of-the-art construction that is comprehensive, reliable and durable
  • Digital on/off power button for easy control
  • Automatic shutoff provides long battery life by conserving power
  • Low-battery indicator lets you know that power is running out
  • Includes 2 carbon zinc batteries

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SPECIFICATIONS

Dimensions
Product Depth (in.) 
.75 in 
Product Height (in.) 
5.25 in 
Product Width (in.) 
1 in 
Details
Audible Alert 
Yes 
Auto Ranging 
No 
Control Type 
Manual 
Data Log/Record 
No 
Data hold 
No 
Display Type 
LED 
Dual voltage indication 
No 
Handheld 
Yes 
Integral lead storage 
No 
Interchangeable leads 
No 
Noncontact detection 
Yes 
Product Weight (lb.) 
0.1 lb 
RMS 
No 
Reference Scale Included 
No 
Returnable 
90-Day 
Solar 
No 
Test Meter Type 
Voltage Tester 
Tests Resistance 
No 
Tests continuity 
No 
Tools Product Type 
Test Meter 
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty 
Klein products, manufactured and sold for commercial or industrial uses, are warranted to be free from defects in materials and workmanship for the normal life of the product. 

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does it test 12 volt (landscape lighting)

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April 15, 2016
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Masterelectrician? Landscape lighting is 12V AC, not DC. The NCVT-2 or NCVT-3 will work fine.
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This is the NCVT-1, it ranges from 50 to 1000 Volt AC. The NCVT-2 has a range from 50 to 1000 Volts AC and handles 12 - 48 AC Volts. The NCVT 3 has a flashlight. These will not work on DC Voltage.
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January 13, 2015
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No, it has a 50 to 1000 Volt AC power operating range.
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How do you use this?

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It turns on just fine (green light) but when tested on a couple of things with known voltage, it did not turn red. What am I doing wrong?
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May 17, 2016
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It works by reading the field produced by current. All you have to is first touch it to a cord you know has power- this will let you know tester is working.
Then touch cord (or wire) you want to very is live.
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February 9, 2016
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The Klein Tools NCVT-1 will detect 50 to 1000 Volts AC. If you believe you are using the tester properly in this range, you may need to return it for a replacement. Please see the Warnings section in the instruction manual for conditions in which the tester will not or may not detect voltage.
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Does it work on DC circuits?

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No.
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November 16, 2015
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No, the Non-Contact Voltage Tester will not work on DC circuits. A multimeter with test leads is needed to detect/measure DC voltage.
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how do i turn it on

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Push the button
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November 3, 2015
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Press and hold the power button for ½ second, then release. Listen for single-beep sound and
watch for a steady green LED to illuminate in the tip of the tester.
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CUSTOMER REVIEWS

Rated 4.5 out of 5 by 124 reviewers.
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by A must have tool in every toolbox This non-contact voltage tester is very easy to use, highly accurate and durable. I bought it to replace a less expensive model and the difference is amazing. Definitely worth spending the extra money. I mostly use it to make sure the power is off before changing outlets and switches. I also use it to test power cords when something doesn't work. I've saved thousands of dollars by diagnosing that a device isn't working because the power supply or power cord is faulty and simply replaced it rather than buying a whole new product or making an expensive service appointment. I highly recommend using this device and specifically the Klein brand. April 5, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great tool The voltage tester worked great. It has both a light and sound to alert you of voltage in the line. I used it when I wired a light switch and a plug it and it worked flawlessly. May 17, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Simple, inexpensive way to stay safe Non-contact testing saves a lot of time and allows me to feel safe while I'm working. It also allows me to test to see if I have voltage at several points along a device's path. I wouldn't be without this tool. May 15, 2016
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by This tester does the job This tester is very easy to use and seemed to be pretty accurate. I did have a couple of false "positives" when the tester's red light comes on when checking a power cord on a printer that is not connected to any outlet. May 7, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Take the guess work out of your electrical upgrade I needed this tool to figure out some electrical wiring circuits, on a recent remodel project., I could not have done the electrical upgrade properly and to code specs., without it. May 3, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great Would definitely recommend to anyone doing electrical work quick reference to check power May 3, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Best Buy Great brand, perfect tool. Easy to use, long battery life, trustworthy April 26, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Love it. The first testerIbought elsewhere was awful. WenttoHome Depot and was told by the worker and a customer to buy this one. Glad I did April 26, 2016
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