RM Frobisher (1986) Ltd

12mm diameter probes
New, 12mm diameter probes can be used in the most demanding locations. Click here for more information

We are a leading UK innovator of geophysical and remote sensing technologies for Near Surface Geophysics, Archaeological Prospecting, and Forensic Investigations. Our specialist expertise and unrivalled experience are relied upon by users throughout the world to ensure the highest levels of performance.

TAR-3 Resistance Meter System
TAR-3 Resistance Meter System Cart_344H

RM Frobisher are proud of our products and proud of our prices.
You can buy our products online using a Debit or Credit Card. We also accept payment by cheque or bank transfer.

If you would like a quotation for your budget or funding application please contact us. We can supply you with one (in the currency of your choice) valid for ninety days. Our contact information is here

We manufacture our products in the UKRM Frobisher (1986) Ltd is based in South Yorkshire and manufactures its products in South Yorkshire and throughout the United Kingdom.

England Lockdown
November 5th to December 2th

From December 3rd under the UK's Covid-19 three-tier alert level system, South Yorkshire will be a Tier 3 - Very High level area.

Updated November, 26th, 2020


We will continue with the working practices listed below

We at RM Frobisher are monitoring the current situation and following the UK Government's advice. As the situation changes and its advice changes we will update our procedures and, where necessary, the information below. We have stocks of our products and can ship them in 48 hours - next day deliveries may have a longer transit time.


Due to the current situation we have extended the validity of all of our quotations issued in 2020 until December 21st. Customers are advised that BREXIT may result in changes to Taxation and Duty on products shipped to EU states.

What is RM Frobisher (1986) Ltd Doing

  • Our staff are working from home during normal office hours,
  • Our offices are closed,
  • We are not visiting suppliers or customers,
  • We have suspended all on site training and site visits,
  • We will be publishing videos of our on site training soon,
  • Our IT and phone systems have been reprogrammed to forward/distribute all incoming phone calls and emails, and
  • Our shared office reception, goods inwards and dispatch is open. (We can receive deliveries and dispatch units during normal working hours)

How Will This Affect You

  • Our office is closed to visitors,
  • All on site training is suspended – we will contact you to rearrange dates,
  • We have stocks of finished products,
  • We will continue to offer phone and email support to our customers, and
  • Not visiting suppliers has resulted in delays to some of our new products. This is unavoidable as we work closely with them to improve the design of our products.

Delivery by DHL/FedEX/TNT/UPS/YODEL/etc

  • Deliveries are being delayed due to longer transport times,
  • UK next day deliveries may take 48 hours,
  • European deliveries are being delayed by border checks (road transport), and
  • Shipments by air are delayed, by reduced flight frequency, by 24 to 48 hours.
1) Download information from the UK' Government's website here



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