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Triplett 2021 Full Product Line Catalog: Volume 1 Now Available!
Triplett 2021 Full Product Line Catalog: Volume 1 Now Available!

Wire Locator Kit with Inductive Toner Probe and Tone Generator : Traces Various Wire Types - (CTX590A)


The Triplett CTX590A ProTone Wire Locator Kit features a powerful tone generator and probe. The CTX590 functions as a high quality wire locating tool that uses an inductive probe to sense a tone placed on the wires by its associated tone generator. The tone generator provides RJ11, RJ45 and insulated alligator clip connections. The Red/Green LED on the probe indicates continuity, voltage, and polarity. The probe also includes a sensitivity control. The CTX590A can be used for tracking down short circuits, telephone central office connections, and other wire locating applications. Includes (2) 9V batteries, RJ45, RJ11, Alligator clip connectors and case. 1-year warranty.


  • Traces various types of cables including: twisted pair, LAN, multi-conductor, telephone/alarm and unpowered electrical wire
  • Loud tone with sensitivity control and tone LED for controlled operation
  • Additional tests: voltage, polarity and continuity
  • RJ11, RJ45 and insulated alligator clips for connection; Includes (2) 9V batteries and pouch; 1 year warranty
Input Voltage Max: 24VAC
Power 9V Batteries for Toner and Probe
Dimensions Toner: 2.3 x 2.3 x 1.35” (58.5 x 58.5 x 34.3mm)
Probe: 9 x 2.25 x 1” (228 x 57 x 25.4mm)
Weight 9.5oz (270g)