Klein Tools'® New Gas Leak Detector Perfect for HVAC Professionals

May 12, 2021 (Lincolnshire, Ill.) – Klein Tools (www.kleintools.com), for professionals since 1857, launches the ET160 Refrigerant Gas Leak Detector, to help HVAC professionals easily detect refrigerant gas leaks from AC and refrigerant units.

Refrigerant Gas Leak Detector (Cat. No. ET160)

  • Detect CFCs, HFCs, HCFCs, and blends from 100 ppm to 3000 ppm
  • 18” gooseneck probe for easy access around equipment
  • Visual and audible alarms increase with refrigerant gas concentration
  • High (100 to 1000 ppm) and low (200 to 3000 ppm) levels of sensitivity settings; based on R-134A
  • Automatic zero-point calibration at power-up, hold, mute and low battery functions
  • Auto-power off after 10 minutes of inactivity to conserve batter
  • 6.6’ (2m) drop protection


“Klein Tools engineered the ET160 to easily detect refrigerant gases with both audible and visual alarms in the presence of CFCs, HFC, HCFCs and blends,” says Sabrina Kalsi, product manager at Klein Tools. “The 18’’ gooseneck probe allows for easy access around equipment, and useful features like automatic zero-point calibration, hold, mute and low battery indicator mean that this detector is ideal for troubleshooting and maintenance of air conditioning and refrigeration units.”          

For more information, visit www.kleintools.com/new-products or search for #NewKleins on social media.

About Klein Tools

Since 1857 Klein Tools, a family-owned and operated company, has been designing, developing and manufacturing premium-quality, professional-grade hand tools. The majority of Klein tools are manufactured in plants throughout the United States and are the No. 1 choice among professional electricians and other tradespeople. For more information, visit www.kleintools.com.

Klein is a registered trademark of Klein Tools, Inc.

Media Contact:
Klein Tools Marketing Team
Office: 847.821.4145