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REED R8001 Laser Distance Meter, 164' (50m)

Model: R8001 | UPC: 800837001450

REED R8001 Laser Distance Meter, 164' (50m)

Model: R8001 | UPC: 800837001450

Dust and splash-proof (IP54), designed for one-handed operation.

Sorry! This product has been discontinued.

The REED R8001 Laser Distance Meter, 164' (50m) has been discontinued, it has been replaced by the REED R8010 Laser Distance Meter, 328' (100m)

REED R8001 Offers

This laser distance meter measures up to 164 feet (50 meters) and features a multi-line LCD display and the ability to calculate area, volume and sum of lengths. The R8001 is capable of retaining maximum and minimum readings and up to 20 measurements in memory.


  • Designed for one-handed operation
  • User selectable unit of measure (imperial/metric)
  • Laser target pointer
  • Reference point selection (front or rear of instrument)
  • Backlit multi-line LCD display
  • Calculates Area, Volume and Sum of Lengths
  • Addition, Subtraction and indirect 2/3 point (pythagoras) calculations
  • Max/Min functions
  • Continuous measurement mode
  • Internal memory saves up to 20 readings
  • Dust and splash-proof (IP54)
  • Low battery indicator and auto shut off

REED R8001 Specifications

Measuring Range 2" to 164' (5cm to 50m)
Accuracy ±0.06" (1.5 mm)
Sensor Type Laser
Display LCD (multi-line)
Backlit Display Yes
Start Point Selection Yes (Front/Back)
Reading Mode 2 (Single/Continuous)
Max/Min Functions Yes
Calculation Functions Addition, Subtraction, Area, Volume, Sum of Lengths, 2 point indirect (pythagoras), 3 point indirect
Internal Memory Yes (up to 20 readings)
Response Time 2 secs.
Auto Shut Off Yes (after 3 mins)
Low Battery Indicator Yes
Power Supply 2 AAA Batteries
Battery Life Up to 4,000 measurements
Laser Class Class II
Product Certifications CE, IP54
Operating Temperature 32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C)
Storage Temperature -4 to 140°F (-20 to 60°C)
Operating Humidity Range 45 to 90%
Dimensions 4.5x 1.9 x 1.1" (110 x 45 x 27 mm)
Weight 4.8oz (135g)

What's included with the REED R8001

  • Laser Distance Meter
  • Soft Carrying Case
  • Batteries

Ideal Applications for the REED R8001

  • Measuring conduit and wire lengths
  • Light Retrofitting Projects
  • Piping/exhausts/ventilation and equipment installation
  • Conduit layout and installation
  • Air ventilation and duct work positioning
  • Air volume calculations
  • Hot/cold water piping locations
  • Determining wire length and duct sizing
  • Floor plans
  • Network room layout
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