Ryobi Tek4™ Stud Sensor

RYOBI Tek4™ Stud Sensor Model RP4050

Several weeks ago I met with Jason Swanson, from TTi, who showed me some exciting new products from Ryobi. One of the products that caught my eye was another great addition to the successful Tek4™ line of tools. The Tek4™ Stud Sensor is now available and on the market.

Press Release

RYOBI Introduces the Tek4™ Stud Sensor powered by 4V Lithium-ion battery technology. This sensor offers a number of advanced features such as: Accurate wall scanning for residential and commercial construction sites, detects both wood and metal studs, offers Live Wire detection, and multiple depth detection modes for top accuracy. This impact, dust and water resistant tool is built for Work. Weather. And Life. The Stud Sensor from Tek4™ Innovation also features and easy to read LCD screen with backlight. The Stud Sensor is backed by Ryobi’s 2 year warranty.


  • Accurate wall scanner for residential and commercial construction
  • Detects wood and metal studs
  • Live wire detection
  • Easy to read LCD screen with backlight
  • Intuitive display
  • Multiple depth detection modes for increased accuracy.
  • Rugged design

I’ve been a huge fan of the Tek4™ lineup so this should be an excellent addition. We’ll be testing the stud finder in the coming months so stay tuned for our review!

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Todd Fratzel

Todd Fratzel is the Editor-in-Chief and Founder of Tool Box Buzz, and the President of Front Steps Media, LLC, a web based media company focused on the Home Improvement and Construction Industry.He is also the Principal Engineer for United Construction Corp., located in Newport, NH. In his capacity at United he oversees the Residential and Commercial Building Division along with all Design-Build projects.He is also the editor of Home Construction & Improvement.

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