The rugged, multi-featured ALTAIR 5X Multigas Detector boasts several options that provide maximum safety and make it easy to use in even the most demanding situations. It features large buttons for easy use, and its polycarbonate housing protects the detector for drops of up to 10 ft (3 m). The detector also boasts the exclusive MotionAlert™, which lets others know if the user has become immobile, and InstantAlert™, a manual alarm that alerts others if a dangerous situation has arisen. The glow-in-the-dark housing makes it easy

Durable detector tests levels of combustible gases in LEL and/or volume percentage range, oxygen, carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, hydrogen sulfide, sulfur dioxide, ammonia, chlorine and many others depending on sensor configuration
·         A rugged polycarbonate housing provides unsurpassed durability, including the ability to survive a 10ft (3m) drop and is IP 65 certified
·         Field-proven integral pump provides consistent gas flow without the problems of externally-attached components
·         High performance XCell sensors last longer:
o    Typical life greater than four years for combustible, O2, CO/H2S, and SO2 sensors
o    Typical life greater than three years for NH3, and Cl2 sensors
o    Most sensor response and clear times <15 seconds
·         Rapid bump test gives results in under 10 seconds for most common sensor configurations
·         Span calibration time of 60 seconds for most common sensor configurations
·         MotionAlert option tells others that user has become immobile
·         InstantAlert provides manual alarm to alert others of a dangerous situation
·         Large buttons and bright display provide easy operation, even when user is wearing gloves
·         Exclusive end-of-sensor warning cautions user when unit's sensor is nearing end-of-life
·         Versatile MSA Link™ allows user to transmit data to a computer
·         GALAXY GX2 System compatible

USA / Canada ETL 
Canada CSA 
ATEX Directive 94/9/EC
ANZEx Australia/New Zealand - Test Safe Australia        
IECEx - Test Safe Australia
·         USA Approvals
o    UL - 110412_JTPD_E190105
·         Canadian Approvals
o    CSA - 111111_CSA_2072894_2474424
·         European Union
o    FTZU - FTZU09E0026
o    FTZU - FTZU09E0027
o    FTZU - FTZU09ATEX0006X
o    FTZU - FTZU08ATEX0340X
o    Marine (DGUV) - 120224_DGUV_213.050
·         International
o    Australia - IECExTSA09.0013X_05
o    Australia - IECExTSA09.0014X_05
o    Australia - TestSafe ANZEx09.3009X_05
o    Australia - TestSafe ANZEx09.3008X_05
o    Brazil (InMetro) - 121226_ULBR12.0061X
o    China (CMC) - 120611_CMC_05000199-9
o    China (Ex) - 130911_Ex_CE12.2001
o    India (PESO) - 131127_CCE-P327684_1
o    EAC (Russia, Belorussia, Kazakhstan) - 131114_EAC_Altair5X_EMC_RU
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