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Fukuda FRE-205 DUO Kit (NEW)

 

Fully Self Levelling Rotary Laser Level, Laser Detector, Remote & Indoor Cross Line Laser. Also Includes a Tripod & 4M Measuring Staff for Groundworks

Model: FRE-205 DUO Kit

SKU: FRE-205-EK-112RK

£379.00 Incl. VAT: £454.80
(Delivery may be extra depending on location)
Rating: 4.9 out of 5 stars

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Product overview:

We are main UK Distributors for the FUKUDA brand of lasers, where the FRE-205 is by far the most popular in their range. We have been selling it for many years and these kits have proved to have a very good reliability record.

 

The FRE-205 is a horizontal levelling laser which has been designed specifically for exterior Groundworks but at a very affordable price. It is constructed with a rugged housing and has an automatic drift system (bump sensor), together with the facility of Dual Grading; making this the laser of choice for Groundworks Contractors working to a budget.

Included in this special DUO kit is an EK-112R cross line laser to cover most indoor work. Its auto levelling, has bright red beams & is supplied with an "L" shaped mounting bracket (for walls & tripods).

 

Rotary Laser Level:

The FRE-205 auto levels horizontally; is accurate to +/-3mm over 30m and has a 500 metre range, using the supplied laser detector.

For site Groundworks use, the laser has a dual grade facility too. Switch off the auto levelling by pressing the Manual button on the remote control. This enables the User to accurately and easily set slopes (grades) in both X and Y axis, as required.

The kit also includes a remote control - to enable you to adjust the rotating speed (for indoor work) and outdoors - to set Grades (slopes), as described above. A very useful feature, which allows control from distance without the laser level being disturbed. Note: Outdoors, we recommend setting the rotating speed to maximum (600rpm) to give the best operating distance & stability when using the detector.

For User convenience, the FRE-205 can operate on either the 4pc x 'AA' Ni-MH rechargeable batteries (supplied) or 4pc standard 'AA' alkaline batteries. 

 

Cross Line Laser:

The EK-112R auto levels quickly & accurately; giving a fine, red laser cross - ideal for both horizontal & vertical setting-out. Both beams can be switched On & Off independently.

A transit latch protects the mechanism (to avoid transportation damage) and the case is surrounded by a black rubber cover for worksite protection.

 

It comes with a very handy multi-function magnetic "L" shaped bracket which acts as an All-in One system: a wall mounting Bracket & a 5/8" tripod Adapter. This gives the User the choice of mounting the laser onto a tripod or a Floor to Ceiling Pole with either 1/4" or 5/8" threads. (Please see our Accessories section for various Pole Kits.)

 

This "2 in 1" DUO package covers both indoor & outdoor groundworks applications, for the General builder.

All in all, its a very versatile & popular kit. 


Features:

FRE-205 Rotary Laser

Horizontal setting only.

Auto levelling
Anti-drift protection system. (bump sensor)
Dual grading in X / Y axis.
Automatic / Manual mode is easliy selected.
Variable speed rotation for maximum visibility in any lighting conditions.
Wide electronic self-levelling range (ie. It will auto level on surfaces up to +/-5 deg.)
Low battery indicator - so you don't run out of power at the wrong time!
Heavy duty glass enclosed beacon and durable sealed housing is water and dust-proof (to IP54), to ensure years of reliable operation.

 

EK-112R Cross Line Laser

Horizontal & Vertical laser cross

Laser lines switchable independently

Auto levelling

Transit latch protection


Specification:

FRE-205 Rotary Laser

Laser Diode: Class II, red beam 635nm
Horizontal accuracy:  ±3mm @ 30 metres
Working range: Up to 500m diameter with the supplied Detector
Levelling type: Electronic Self-levelling
Rotational speed: Variable from zero to 60, 120, 300 & max 600rpm
Grade facility: Dual axis X and Y axis up to +/-8.7% (1 in 11.4)
IR Remote control: Range approx. 20 metres
Operating temp: -20 to +50 deg C.
Protection: Water and dust-proof to IP54
Power: Ni-MH rechargeable batteries with mains charger (supplied), or 4 x size AA alkaline batteries can be used (not supplied).
Running time: approx. 25 hours continuous
Tripod Mounting thread: 5/8" - 11 tpi
Dimensions: 190L x 145W x 166H (mm)
Weight: 1.2kg with batteries
Warranty: Full 24 months parts & labour excluding accidental damage, normal wear & tear.

 

EK-112R Cross Line laser

Accuracy: +/-2mm @ 10 metres

Working range: approx. 10m depending on ambient light.

Mounting thread: 1/4"

Laser diode: 635nm (1mW)

Laser class: 2

Self levelling range: +/-4 degrees to true horizontal.

Self levelling time: max. 5 secs.

Power supply: 2pc x AA alkaline batteries.

Battery life: at 20 deg C, 2 beams around 8hrs

Operating temperature: -10 to +50 deg C

Unit dimensions: 82 x 57 x 90mm

Weights:  Instrument with batteries, 360g.

Weights:  Complete kit with bracket & carry case etc, 590g.

 


Example usage:

This DUO kit is designed to be used by Groundworks Contractors for:
General earthworks for footings, foundations, slab laying, drainage & landscaping etc.
&
for Internal Trades:
Ideal for wall Tiling / Stud wall & partitioning / Kitchen & bedroom unit installations / all Shop Fitting & refurbishment work / Electrical conduit & lighting / Plumbing & Pipework / Shelving systems & many others.


Manufacturers data:

News: Laser Levels Online have announced the introduction of an extension to their Fukuda rotary laser level warranty.

As of 15/10/2015, all Fukuda branded ROTARY laser levels, now come with a 2 years parts and labour warranty. Customers are already confident in Fukuda's high quality products, but now have the added confidence of a two year parts and labour warranty as well. (Fukuda rotary lasers purchased prior to 15/10/2015 are covered by a 1 year warranty.)

Fukuda CROSS & MULTILINE laser warranties remain unchanged with 1 year parts and labour warranty.


Also included in the kit:

The Fukuda DUO kit also includes the following groundworks accessories:

Standard Surveying Tripod

(Colours / Brand may vary)

Rigid aluminium tripod. 
Extending legs with clamp or screw adjustment. 
Flat top, mounting head. 

5/8 inch x 11 thread. 
Closed length 100cm
Max. Opened height 155cm approx.
Weight: 3.5kg

 

Telescopic Levelling Staff

4m, 4-section, Telescopic Levelling Staff. 

Four robust aluminium sections (4 x 1m) with abrasion proof scale. 

Height 1200mm closed length to extended max. height 4m.
Automatic locking buttons when extended.

E-graduations (1cm) / Markings on front and mm scale on back. 
Red / Black coded sections. 
Accepts Laser Detector mounting bracket.

Removeable, rear mounted circular Bubble Level.

Carry sleeve.


Calibration and servicing:

We check and calibrate all Lasers prior to dispatch, to ensure they meet or exceed the manufacturers published specifications at the time of shipment from the factory.
If you routinely work on large job sites, which require you to have a physical Calibration certificate, issued in your name and matched to the Laser via its serial number, you must ensure you tick the above box marked "Paper Certificate" (where applicable) to add a Calibration certificate to your order. The Certificate will then be generated and included with your Laser. Please note the issuing of a Calibration certificate DOES NOT delay or hold up the despatch of your Laser in any way.

Kit comprises of:

FRE-205 Rotary Laser 
Set of 4 type AA rechargeable batteries
UK Mains charger
Laser Detector with mounting bracket, batteries
Remote control with batteries

EK-112R Cross Line laser

Set of 2 type AA alkaline batteries

L-shaped Wall Bracket

Standard Surveying Tripod
4m Measuring Staff
Red Magnetic Target plate
Instruction / Safety Manual
Foam lined carry case.

Key information:

Model FRE-205 DUO Kit
Brand Fukuda
Type Rotary & Cross Line Laser Kit
Laser beam Dot & Line
Laser colour Red Beam
Beam axis Horizontal only
Levelling Fully Self Levelling
Usage Indoor & Outdoor
Slope setting Dual grade
Mounting thread 5/8 inch & 1/4 inch
Power source Both types (Rechargeable & Non-Rechargeable)
Laser output Class 2
IP rating IP54 (Protected against dust / Protected against splashing water from any direction)
Warranty Full 24 Months Parts & Labour Warranty

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Questions and answers about this product:

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Posted by DERMOT TIERNEY on Monday 15th of May 2017

Question:

can you use this on gradients if so how

Answers:

  • Posted by Laser Levels Online - Support on Monday 15th of May 2017

    Hello Dermot

    The FRE-205 is a grade facility laser meaning it can easily be changed from auto to manual levelling to set grades.

    Simply use the remote control to grade (slope) the spinning beam in the X axis or Y axis or both together (ie. dual grade). It will accept grades of 1:10 or 10% which is a fall of at least 1m if 10m away from the laser.

    If you need the laser to set an exact grade automatically by entering a specific value, you need to buy a TRUE grade laser level instead, like our FRE-208 or GL422N. Please see:

    http://www.laser-level.co.uk/products/true-grade-lasers.html

    Best regards

    Ian Roberts

    Laser Levels Online

Posted by ADAM on Thursday 4th of May 2017

Question:

hello we have a fukuda -205 rotater laser , could you please supply us with the calibration prociedure , cheers.

Answers:

  • Posted by Laser Levels Online - Support on Thursday 4th of May 2017

    Hi Adam,

    Thank you for your message.

    As with all rotary lasers, it needs to be calibrated on a calibration rig. As such, it is not something that can be done by an end user. 

    If the FRE-205 was purchased from us you need to book it in for calibration and or repair here:

    http://www.laser-level.co.uk/calibration.html

    If you have any further questions or require any additional assistance please do not hesitate to contact us.
     
    Best regards
     
    Mark Roberts
    Laser Levels Online
    The Laser Level Specialists
     
Posted by Richard Spilman on Thursday 1st of December 2016

Question:

Hello I purchased one of your fukuda fre205, in February , it levels it's self and starts spinning but does not seem to send out a beam and the , leveller does not pick up and beam to give you your heights!! The spinner is red but not visible beam being put out? It's obviously still under warranty what do you do about fixing it please! Look forward to your reply

Answers:

  • Posted by Laser Levels Online - Support on Thursday 1st of December 2016
    Hi Richard,
     
    I am sorry to hear you are having  a problem with your FRE-205.
     
    Please visit:
     
    https://www.laser-level.co.uk/repair.html
     
    and submit an RMA Repair request.
     
    This will then generate a unique RMA number, address labels and accompanying paper work allowing you to return your whole FRE-205 Kit (yellow case, laser, detector, charger, batteries etc..) to us.
     
    When the RMA request has been submitted please box up the FRE-205 Kit (yellow case, laser, detector, charger, batteries etc..) and to ensure the product is not damaged further please ensure that bubble wrap or similar packaging material is used.
     
    When the FRE-205 Kit (yellow case, laser, detector, charger, batteries etc..)  is received and has been inspected we will then advise accordingly.
     
    If you have any further questions or require any additional assistance please do not hesitate to contact us.
     
    Best regards
     
    Mark Roberts
    Laser Levels Online
     
     
Posted by Shannon on Tuesday 22nd of November 2016

Question:

I would like to know more information on a FUKUDA Laser Level FRE-211- including how much they cost?

Answers:

  • Posted by Laser Levels Online - Support on Tuesday 22nd of November 2016

    Hi Shannon,

    Sadly we do not sell the FRE-211 because it is an old model.

    However the latest version is the FRE-301R and this can be seen here:

    http://www.laser-level.co.uk/fre-301r-auto-rotary-laser-level.html

    Full details and pricing are available on the above link.

    For a total cost add the product to the basket and enter your delivery details. It will then calculate the total including vat and delivery.

    If you have any further questions or require any additional assistance please do not hesitate to contact us.
     
    Best regards
     
    Mark Roberts
    Laser Levels Online
     

Posted by alex on Wednesday 31st of August 2016

Question:

how often should my laser level be re calibrated?

Answers:

  • Posted by Laser Levels Online - Support on Wednesday 31st of August 2016

    Hi Alex,

    There is no set period on how regularly a laser needs to be calibrated.The laser automatically self levels within about 18-20 seconds and if it cannot find level it will not rotate - warning you it is out of level.

    At that point and that point only would it need to come back for calibration.

    I hope this helps.

    If you have any further questions or require any additional assistance please do not hesitate to contact us.
     
    Best regards
     
    Mark Roberts
    Laser Levels Online

Posted by Kevin Richards on Wednesday 4th of May 2016

Question:

My Fukida FRE 205 has stopped self levelling. Can it be repaired and how do I get it fixed and at what sort of cost.

Answers:

  • Posted by Laser Levels Online - Support on Wednesday 4th of May 2016

    Hi Kevin,

    I am sorry to hear you are having a problem with your FRE-205 laser level.

    Please visit:

    https://www.laser-level.co.uk/repair.html

    and submit an RMA Repair request.

    This will then generate a unique RMA number, address labels and accompanying paper work allowing you to return your FRE-205 kit to us.

    When the RMA request has been submitted please box up the FRE-205 kit and to ensure the product is not damaged further please ensure that bubble wrap or similar packaging material is used.

    When the FRE-205 kit is received and has been inspected we will then advise costs. No work will be carried out without prior approval.

    If you have any further questions or require any additional assistance please do not hesitate to contact us.

    Best regards

    Mark Roberts
    Laser Levels Online

Posted by Philip Robertson on Friday 22nd of April 2016

Question:

Does the detector have 24 months warranty like the Fre-205 laser level itself?

Answers:

  • Posted by Laser Levels Online - Support on Friday 22nd of April 2016

    The detector has 12 months Warranty and the FRE-205, 24 months parts & labour Warranty.

Posted by Craig marshall on Wednesday 7th of October 2015

Question:

Can this laser be set lower than the receiver. For example if I'm building a footing and I want to set the laser at floor level, can I then tell it to set the level 150 for example to allow for joists ect?

Answers:

  • Posted by Laser Levels Online - Support on Wednesday 7th of October 2015

    Hi Craig

    The FRE-205 rotary laser level (like all others) only sets true level to a detector positioned in its line of sight. It will not give an offset similar to the example you gave of 150mm, to allow for floor joists etc.

    Some more specialist laser detectors like the Spectra HL450 & HL700's will show an offset but its limited to 40 & 50mm respectively. Where you need to allow for larger values, it must be done by simple vertical measurement.

    regards

    Ian

    Laser Levels Online

Posted by Matt on Friday 18th of September 2015

Question:

Looking for a controller for a fukuda fe202 rotary laser, as mine has gone missing

Posted by Derek McCrorie on Tuesday 16th of June 2015

Question:

Bought level from yourselves some years ago FRE205 need replacement detector, can you please provide cost.

Answers:

  • Posted by Laser Levels Online - Support on Tuesday 16th of June 2015

    Hi,

    Please see:

    http://www.laser-level.co.uk/products/laser-detectors-receivers/fukuda-fre205-202-211-laser-detector.html

    If you have any further questions or require any additional assistance please do not hesitate to contact us.
     
    Best regards
     
    Mark Roberts
    Laser Levels Online


Posted by gert on Monday 20th of April 2015

Question:

Hi! I am interested in rotary laser level fukuda FRE-205 and is it possible to order and ship this product to ESTONIA! Olso What coud be the shiphing price! Thank you Gert from Estonia

Answers:

  • Posted by Laser Levels Online - Support on Monday 20th of April 2015

    Hi,

    Please see:

    http://www.laser-level.co.uk/worldwide-delivery.html

    If you have any further questions or require any additional assistance please do not hesitate to contact us.
     
    Best regards
     
    Mark Roberts
    Laser Levels Online

Posted by ROTTERMANN on Wednesday 10th of December 2014

Question:

Have you the EAN CODE for FRE-205 and FRE-203 Thanks

Answers:

  • Posted by Laser Levels Online - Support on Wednesday 10th of December 2014

    Hi,

    Thank you for your message.

    Sadly we don't hold EAN codes.

    Best regards
     
    Mark Roberts
    Laser Levels Online

Posted by hussin on Monday 20th of January 2014

Question:

Fukuda FRE-205 what country is this product made >

Answers:

  • Posted by Laser Levels Online - Support on Monday 20th of January 2014

    Hi Hussin,

    Fukuda Lasers are assembled in China.

    If you have any further questions or require any additional assistance please do not hesitate to contact us.
     
    Best regards
     
    Mark Roberts
    Laser Levels Online

Posted by David Hemstock on Monday 6th of January 2014

Question:

What would be your best price for the FRE 205 delivered to Derbyshire? Can you call 07850 744957 tomorrow to organise?

Answers:

  • Posted by Laser Levels Online - Support on Monday 6th of January 2014

    Hi,

    The cost of the FRE-205 + Vat and Delivery to Derbyshire would be: £336.00.

    This is our best price as the product is currently on sale.

    If you have any further questions or require any additional assistance please do not hesitate to contact us.
     
    Best regards
     
    Mark Roberts
    Laser Levels Online

Posted by K Busley on Monday 6th of January 2014

Question:

Can you give any discount on the fre 205

Answers:

  • Posted by Laser Levels Online - Support on Monday 6th of January 2014

    Hi,

    The FRE-205 is currently on Sale at £270.00 + Vat and Delivery.

    There are no further discounts or promotions at time of writing.

    If you have any further questions or require any additional assistance please do not hesitate to contact us.
     
    Best regards
     
    Mark Roberts
    Laser Levels Online

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