How many times have you been working around your home, or at a friend’s home, and need to find somewhere on the wall to hammer a nail to hang a picture. And just when you think you find the stud to hammer the nail – you end up breaking a hole into the wall and making a mess. You might need to consider Walabot, one of the first smart stud finders to come out in the market. Walabot May 2019

Walabot is made by Vayyar Imaging, a 3D imaging sensor company that provides consumers with a method to see right through objects, liquids and materials. The company decided to take advantage of its technology to produce Walabot and supply DIYers an opportunity to get a better look behind walls than the current stud finders you find on the market.

The device is the exact same size as a smartphone and quickly attaches to it via a magnet supplied in the package, and put on the back of your Android phone. Keep in mind that Walabot just works with Android phones. If you have an iOS phone, you are going to have to wait. The company told the public that the iOS variation is on their roadmap. If you don’t want to wait, there is an option for you: borrow a friend’s Android phone to use the device. Otherwise, go to Walabot’s site, and enter your e-mail address to get notified when the iOS application launches.

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What Is Walabot? Walabot May 2019

It is a gadget that attaches to your Android phone and sends out a picture of what it sees behind your walls. On your phone, you see images of wires, studs, pipes – even bugs! Imagine an in-wall imaging mobile application, and you pretty much get the idea. Walabot May 2019

The device is about the size of a mobile phone, except it is a little thicker. One side of it has a magnet to connect to your phone, and the other side is flat and smooth. The flat side is the one you will use to run the gadget across your walls while you watch your phone screen to see what appears. The flat side should be held to the wall straight, not at an angle, so you can see what you have to.

What’s in the box: It includes a DIY sensor, a USB cable, a magnetic disc, a protective sheet, and a manual.

Walabot-Box

The manual will tell you how to see right through walls and analyze the images you see. It is quite comprehensive, so it would not be challenging to begin using the Walobot with a few minutes of its arrival. Walabot May 2019

If you are thinking this sounds like magic, we are here to tell you it is science. Oh, and if in case you were thinking people might use it to check out your house from the street, it’s not made for that. It is for people who are DIYers or expert carpenters.

 

What are other things can you do with a Walabot?

The Walabot can spot circuitry, pipes, and everything you would expect to discover behind your walls. Utilizing the gadget, you can:

  • Look for leakages.
  • Look for structural damage.
  • Look for broken pipes.
  • Detect rats and other creatures. The Walabot can spot movement behind walls, assisting you locate rodents and nests.

 

How does the Walabot DIY work?

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When you get your Walabot DIY, you would have to download the Android app for it and after that create an account. Connect the Walabot DIY to your smart device and you are set to calibrate the Walabot DIY.

Do not stress, calibrating the gadget is very simple and if you have utilized an analog stud finder in the past, you would find the procedure really familiar.

The images it gives you are extremely precise, and you will know if it is a pipe that the Walabot DIY is seeing or electrical wires, or anything else.

This is simply perfect for those who are considering refurbishing their homes, or those who like Do It Yourself projects. This likewise comes in extremely helpful for those who have an interest in architecture and building and construction.

 

Models

The DIY Model

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The makers apparently thought in 2 unique classifications when creating this product. The DIY model is for the person doing occasional repair work and small tasks around your house.

What does it offer? Walabot May 2019

It features a selection of basic features. You can use it as explained above to see wires, pipes, studs (both wood and metal) and even bugs and rodents.

These views work for both wood and concrete on this model.

This model likewise lets you alter the depth of field so that you can see four inches deep if you want to. You can adjust it to use less depth.

The images on the screen are excellent, and they are shown in color. You can also scan across your wall and get a graphic representation of the objects, with an indication of how far apart they are. This is beneficial for preparing a job that consists of the entire wall.

One feature permits you to take a snapshot of an area you are scanning, so you can put the image on a computer system and take a look at it more carefully. This makes it more convenient to sit at your desk and make plans while looking at the image.

This is a great standard unit for homeowners and other DIYers. You will not miss out on the more advanced features if you plan to do light repairs and refurnishing around your home. It will certainly identify studs for you, so when you hang heavy paintings or mirrors, you will have a solid landing location for your nails or screws.

 

The professional models are available in three variations. Let us look at what they offer you.

The Starter Version

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Each model contains all the features of its predecessor. This model provides generally the exact same images that the DIY does, however they are a bit clearer with the Starter.

It can not only detect objects behind walls, it can find breathing. That’s quite unusual. This makes it helpful for anyone who likes to monitor an older individual they are looking after. If you believe you may have sleep apnea, it might inform you how frequently you stop inhaling throughout the night. Going from driving nails to viewing breathing is a great leap, but possibly the maker thought, “Why not? We have the technology. May as well utilize it.”

The unit functions as a motion detector too. Not only is this proper for pests behind walls, but it is likewise great for monitoring rooms and porches where people or animals shouldn’t be.

It has three antennas, making it much more sensitive than the basic model.

With this model, you have actually stepped up into some advanced| features, in addition to much better imaging than the DIY version. Remember that it has all the features of the DIY and they have improved sharpness and accuracy. With Starter, you have dipped your toe into the waters of professionalism.

 

The Creator

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What makes this model different from the predecessors?

This model includes all the features of the Starter model although has much better spatial sensors. This is due to the fact that it can track in 3D, offering you a much fuller look at spaces and items. If you were sawing out a square of drywall or trying to break through concrete in a specific spot, you would need to understand a lot more than where studs are. It has fifteen antennas, meaning it does not miss much.

This version puts you directly in the expert ranks. It is more able than the lower models  to catch hard to see hazards and items and to reveal them to your plainly.

Look this one over thoroughly. It could have all the features you want on an average day. It is, of course, more economical than the next model, and the imaging is great. There is no requirement to pay for features you will never utilize, so compare thoroughly.

 

The Developer

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What’s the most powerful model? Walabot May 2019

This has all the features we have looked at up until now. Except they work much better on this model. So the imaging, spatial recognition, motion detection and even the breath detector are more sensitive and finely tuned.

This system has eighteen antennas, which offers it with the broadest range of frequencies. It has high-resolution 3D imaging and can supply raw signal information. This is the best view behind your walls you are going to get without taking down drywall.

You are going to know precisely what is behind walls, whether concrete or drywall. This imaging is much clearer than the other models, and the 3D capabilities end the guesswork. It is not tough to envision a professional utilizing this for a pricey task where errors are costly.

 

What you would love about Walabot DIY

Unlike other imaging gadgets that are presently offered, the Walabot DIY is not bulky. You can get the capabilities of high end imaging systems and stud finders. You get 3D imaging conveniently and quickly without needing to pay an insane amount for it.

Above that, it’s extremely light and portable. With the magnet on the case, you can work the Walabot DIY gadget and your own smart phone as one unit.

Everything about using the Walabot DIY is very easy. You don’t have to stress over circuitry, as you only have to link it to your smart phone utilizing the included USB cable. All the settings and tweaks are done using the smart device. Calibrating the device is also made simple.

Plus, you have simple instructions provided for you on the mobile application itself or you can watch videos from the company’s website to find out how to use your Walabot DIY.

What is more, it doesn’t utilize x-ray innovation, that makes it extremely safe and you can use it without ionizing radiation.

In other words, this is a portable and safe gadget that provides you fantastic 3D images that you can use for your home remodelling jobs or home improvement needs.

 

Pricing and Returns

If you are just a homeowner aiming to do light repairs on your home or just wish to tinker around with brand-new gadgets for your house, the Walabot DIY begins at just $79.99!

The other 3 more advanced models: the Walabot Starter Pack, Walabot Creator Pack, and the Walabot Developer Packcost $149.99, $149.99, and $599.99 respectively.

These models are more expensive due to the added advance features in the models, as well as the enhanced image quality on these models, and overall, it is a more powerful device that can do a lot more than the standard model.

Not happy with your Walabot or have a faulty model?

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That is totally fine! Walabot advertises on their site that they have a 30-day return policy! Keep in mind that returns will only be accepted if the return request was sent out within thirty days of the customer getting the item at their delivery area. Walabot can’t refund 3rd party purchases (such as from Amazon.com or B&H Photo).

 

Last word about the Walabot Walabot May 2019

Walabot is a blessing to individuals who enjoy home restorations and those who like to tinker with their house design. It can also help when you have rodents and insects living inside your walls. You can finally see what is behind your walls, even if you are not Superman and do not have his X-ray vision.

Walabot DIYgives you an easy method to see through cement or drywall, and examine pipes, studs, and wires. And you can get 3D images saved to your phone so that you could review it later on.

What do all of these help you with? Walabot May 2019

For one, you can use Walabot DIY to understand just how deep you can drill in order to prevent harming the pipes or cutting the wires behind your walls. You can likewise adjust and calibrate the sensing units’ level of sensitivity to better fit the imaging to your particular job.

You can never go wrong with the Walabot DIY. And if you want to take it a step even more, you can always purchase the more advanced packs that the company offers. Walabot May 2019