FLIR VP42 Non-Contact Voltage Detector with Flashlight

  • A lightweight voltage detector utilising non-contact (NCV) technology
  • Bright flashlight and vibration feedback alarm features incorporated
  • Designed for tracing live & neutral wires in sockets & junction boxes
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FLIR VP42 Non-Contact Voltage Detector with Flashlight

The FLIR VP42 Non-Contact Voltage Detector is the ideal instrument when it comes to field-troubleshooting and electrical installation verification. Including a bright flashlight and vibration feedback alarm, this compact device is fully capable of tracing live & neutral wires without contact and detecting AC voltages from 190 up to 1000V. Compatible with the latest safety outlets, designed to identify live and neutral wires in sockets or junction boxes and complimented by a CAT IV-1000V safety rating, this easy to use and lightweight detector is at the top of its class.

A high quality non-contact AC voltage detector the VP42 with NCV technology is reliable, rugged and built to last. For long-term and trouble free operation, the high quality durable design includes a double moulded slip-resistant grip and anti-roll case to reduce the risk of dropping. With features designed to improve work efficiency such as auto power off and low-battery indication, troubleshoot quickly with the FLIR VP42.

Key Features

  • Voltage detector with non-contact technology (NCV)
  • Trace live & neutral wires without the need to touch them
  • Bright flashlight
  • Vibrating feedback alarm
  • Built for sockets & junction boxes
  • Double moulded slip-resistant grip
  • Anti-roll case
  • Auto off function
  • Low-battery indicator
  • Compact and lightweight
  • CAT IV safety rating

FLIR part number: VP42

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  • Dimensions (H x W x L): 29 mm × 26 mm × 156 mm (1.1 in × 1.0 in × 6.1 in)
  • Warranty: Limited 3-year
  • Weight: 0.06 kg (0.13 lb), including batteries

Compliance & Certifications

  • Certifications: UL, cUL, CE


  • Ambient temperature range for operation: 0 - 60°C (-32 to 140°F)
  • Drop test: 3 m (9.8 ft)
  • Storage Temperature: -40 to 90°C (-40 to 194°F)


  • Flashlight: Yes

Measurement & Analysis

  • Category Rating: CAT IV-1000 V
  • Frequency Range: 45 - 65 Hz

Meter Data

  • Auto Power Off: Yes


  • AC Voltage: 190 - 1000 V AC
  • Battery life: ~7 hours continuous (flashlight off)
  • Power Requirements: 2 × AAA alkaline batteries
  • AC Excitation Voltage/Distance: 190 V AC minimum / 1 cm
  • High Sensitivity Mode: 24 - 1000 V AC
  • Tip Light: Yes