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TALOS Lightning Detector for Pools & Spas

SKU SFD-1000-P
Made in the USA

Enjoy your leisure time at the pool while knowing the TALOS®️ lightning detector will keep you aware of approaching lightning or storms. Lightning commonly strikes water, and since water conducts electricity, a nearby lightning strike could kill or seriously injure a swimmer.  Don't be caught off guard while having fun in the pool!

The Industry First Storm & Lightning Detector for Pools & Spas uses the same technology that expensive weather stations utilize. 


  • Up to 25 miles range
  • Waterproof
  • The BRIGHTEST visual alerts: 3 colors to indicate distance of approaching or departing storms
    • Green: 25 miles
    • Blue:   16 miles
    • Red:    6 miles
  • The LOUDEST audible alerts
    • 1 beep for Green: 25 miles
    • 2 beeps for Blue: 16 miles
    • 3 beeps for Red: 6 miles
    • Compact design
    • Same technology as used in weather stations
    • Long battery life (1 Year based on average usage)
    • Battery powered: requires 4 AA batteries (lithium recommended)


    • Early warning alerts
    • Provides distance estimation of storm
    • Antenna audio tuning - increases efficiency
    • Easy to mount
    • Easy to detach

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    Where to Mount the Lightning Detector

    Mount the lightning detector a minimum of 3 feet away from cell phones, wearables or other devices emitting electrical noise. The detector will go through a sequence of all colors when it detects electrical noise interference. If this happens, relocate the detector.

    What's Included in the Box:

    1- TALOS Lightning Detection Device

    1 - Mounting Base

    1 - 18" x 24" Safety Sign

    1 - User Guide


    Download User Guide

    Download Datasheet

    Battery Instructions & Installation

    It is necessary to replace batteries as soon as the lightning detector indicates the batteries are almost dead. The detector will beep and flash the LED twice indicating that batteries need to be replaced. This alert is given every 10 seconds. If you are not using the lightning detector, make sure you remove the batteries prior to storing the detector.

    Operational Instructions

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    Peter U.
    United States United States
    Pool lightning detector

    Ordering was easy and item was shipped fast and packaging was great. Don’t expect any storms here in western Pennsylvania for awhile but I have the device setup and ready for action. Great product. Thanks for your support offered if I ever need it. Great company. Peter