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ALTAIR® 5X Multigas Detector
PID now available! The ALTAIR 5X Gas Detector is capable of measuring up to 6 gases simultaneously and is now available with integrated PID sensor for VOC detection. Driven by advanced MSA XCell
Sensor Technology, the ALTAIR 5X Gas Detector delivers faster response time, better stability, accuracy, longer service life, and cost savings over the life of the instrument.
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MSA ALTAIR® 5X Portable Multigas Detector
30 CFR Part 22 | MSHA Approval No 22-A160001-0
UL - 150126_JTPD_E190105
UL - 1150820_CSA_2072894_70043086
CSA - 150820_CSA_2072894_70043086
CSA - 150916_CSA_70030493_70030493
5X IR: FTZU09E0027
5X IR: FTZU09ATEX0006X
5X PID/IR: FTZU15ATEX0038X
5X/5X IR: Marine (DGUV)
Australia - IECExTSA09.0013X_08
Australia - IECExTSA09.0014X_08
Australia - TestSafe ANZEx09.3009X_08
Australia - TestSafe ANZEx09.3008X_08
Brazil (UL do Brasil) - 160324_ULBR12.0061X
Brazil (UL do Brasil) - 161026_ULBR12.0103X
China (CMC) - 150702 CMC 05000199-9
China (Ex) - 160830_Ex_CE16.5022X_chi
China (Ex) - 151030_CCC_CE152296X
EAC - 131114_EAC_Altair5X_EMC_RU
FTZU - IECExFTZU150009X
International/Africa (ExploLabs) - 151116_XPL16923 15.1596
Detects combustible gases in LEL and/or volume percentage range, oxygen, carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, hydrogen sulfide, sulfur dioxide, ammonia, chlorine, VOCs, and many others depending upon sensor configuration.
Rugged overmolded polycarbonate housing provides unsurpassed durability, including ability to survive 10-ft. (3m) drop; IP65-certified.
Field-proven integral pump provides consistent gas flow, eliminating concerns of externally-attached components.
High performance XCell Sensors last longer:
Typical life greater than 4 years for combustible, O2, CO/H2S, SO2, CO/NO2 and CO (high concentration) sensors.
Typical life greater than 3 years for NH3 and Cl2 sensors.
Most sensor response and clear times <15 seconds.
Less calibration gas used:
Requires about half of test gas typically used for calibration and bump tests.
Rapid bump test gives results in less than 10 seconds for most common sensor configurations.
Span calibration time of 60 seconds for most common sensor configurations.
MotionAlert feature option tells others that user has become immobile.
InstantAlert feature provides manual alarm to alert others as to a potentially hazardous situation.
PID option allows for accurate, reliable VOC response with programmable reference factors.
Large buttons and bright display provide easy operation, even when users wear gloves.
Exclusive end-of-sensor warning cautions users when unit's sensor nears end-of-life.
Versatile MSA Link™ Software allows users to transmit data to a computer.
Compatible with GALAXY® GX2 Test System and MSA Link Pro Software for fleet management.
Wireless bluetooth included standard.
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Markets: Contractor, Fire Service, Industrial, Oil & Gas, Utilities
Applications: Combustible Detection, Toxic Detection, Oxygen Detection, Confined Space
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