Processing Magazine

Open Path Gas Detector for Early Detection

November 23, 2010

The new IR5500 Open Path Gas Detector is the first and only open path detector to meet agency performance requirements on both the LEL•meter and ppm•meter scales, according to the manufacturer. It is also the industry’s first detector with split range scale for ppm•meter and LEL•meter monitoring; the first to be certified for operation at -55 degrees C; and is among the first major open path detectors certified to FM approvals, EN, and IECEx performance standards, according to the manufacturer.