Product Description

DETECTO's SONARIS stadiometer provides truly touchless height measurement via its state-of-the-art sonar technology that triangulates the top of the patients head instantly. Whether the patient is a tiny child or a giant adult, SONARIS will measure their height, regardless of size, covering a greater height range than any conventional height measuring instruments.

Ideal for school health, hospitals, physician offices, clinics, and patient home use, SONARIS provides instantaneous, touchless digital height measurement using exclusive new sonar technology by DETECTO!  Simply set it down on a countertop or wall mount it, auto calibrate, and it’s ready for measurement!

  • Instant digital height readouts without pushing a single button
  • Measures from 0 to 9 ft high
  • Pinpoint accuracy to 0.2 in and 5 mm graduations
  • Simple to use, with only two buttons: POWER and UNITS
  • Esily-visible LCD provides 3/4-inch-high bold digits wiht blue backlight
  • Displays four units of measurement (ft/in, in, cm, and mm)
  • Auto calibrate (or manual calibration) to its current position every time its moved, so the unit is completely portable
  • Powered by an AC adapter (not included) or 6 AA batteries (not included)
  • Can be used stand-alone on a desktop/tabletop without fixed mounting for mobility
  • May be wall mounted for permanent use
  • Digitally measures small children up to tall adults
  • Hygienic! No buttons to touch necessary
  • Arrives fully assembled and ready for measurement (no assembly required)
  • 2-year warranty
Height Rod Type
Sonar technology with triangulation programming (truly touchless digital accuracy)
Measurement Range
0 to 9 ft / 0 to 275 cm
Height Units
Feet/inches, inches, centimeters, and millimeters

ft/in and in: 0.2 in graduations

cm: 0.5 cm graduations

mm: 5 mm graduations

Display Type
0.75 in (19 mm) high, seven segment LCD with blue backlight
Buttons POWER and UNITS
Button Type Mechanical switch type
Power Requirements

•6 "AA" cell Alkaline, Ni-Cad, or NiMH batteries (not included)

•Or Optional 100 to 240V AC 50/60Hz 12V DC 1A wall plug-in UL/CSA listed AC power adapter part number 6800-1045 (not included)

Overall Dimensions 5.9 in W x 3.5 in D x 47.4 in H
Product Net Weight
3 lb
Shipping Dimensions
50 in L x 18 in W x 8 in D
Country of Origin
UPC Code 809161204506


Manufacturer Detecto Scales
Latex Free Yes
Actual Product Weight 3 Lbs
Overall Height 47.40"
Overall Length 3.50"
Overall Width 5.90"
Country of Manufacture United States
Item Ships From Missouri


(Size: 1.2 MB)



Detecto Scale warrants its equipment to be free from defects in material and workmanship as follows:

  • Detecto warrants to the original purchaser only that it will repair or replace any part of equipment which is defective in material or workmanship for a period of two (2) years from date of shipment. Detecto shall be the sole judge of what constitutes a defect.
  • During the first ninety (90) days Detecto may choose to replace the product at no charge to the buyer upon inspection of the returned item.
  • After the first ninety (90) days, upon inspection of the returned item, Detecto will repair or replace it with a remanufactured product. The customer is responsible for paying for the freight both ways.


This warranty does not apply to peripheral equipment not manufactured by Detecto; this equipment will be covered by certain manufacturer’s warranty only.


This warranty does not include replacement of expendable or consumable parts. This does not apply to any item which has deteriorated or damaged due to wear, accident, misuse, abuse, improper line voltage, overloading, theft, lightning, fire, water or acts of God, or due to extended storage or exposure while in purchaser’s possession. This warranty does not apply to maintenance service. Purchased parts will have a ninety (90) day repair or replacement warranty only.


Conditions Which Void Limited Warranty

This warranty shall not apply to equipment which:

A.) Has been tampered with, defaced, mishandled or has had repairs and modifications not authorized by Detecto.

B.) Has had serial number altered, defaced, or removed.

C.) Has not been properly grounded according to Detecto’s recommended procedure.


A valid return authorization number must be obtained within 30 days of item receipt. Returned merchandise must be in new, undamaged condition and all return shipments must be prepaid. A minimum 25% restocking fee will be deducted.


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