MSA Altair 5X Gas Detector

MSA
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From £2,037.60
(inc. VAT)

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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Description

MSA Altair 5X Multi Gas Detector

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.

Key Features

Built upon Durability:

  • Internally-integrated pump with recessed pump inlet minimizes snag hazards and break points
  • Full 3-year warranty on detector and LEL, O2, CO, H2S, SO2, NO2, and IR sensor 
  • Rugged housing withstands 3 m drop test
  • Easy to operate

Powered by performance:

  •  4-year sensor life on LEL, O2, CO (and variants), H2S (and variant), SO2, NO2, and IR sensors
    – 60% longer than industry average! 
  • 3-year sensor life on NH3 and Cl2  Advanced PID and IR sensor options 
  • MSA-exclusive instrument end-of-sensor-life warning to reduce instrument downtime 
  • MSA-exclusive MotionAlert and InstantAlert features for additional user safety 
  • 40% less calibration gas used per minute than industry average

Flexibility to meet your needs:

  •  Monitors up to 6 gases simultaneously
  • Interchangeable plug-and-play sensor slots (XCell Sensors) 
  • Wide range of sensors to cover your needs 
  • Bluetooth connection now standard on all new ALTAIR 5X Detectors 
  • New MSA Android App available to remotely monitor or configure detectors 
  • Color or monochrome display 
  • Compatibility with GALAXY GX2 Test System calibration test stands, MSA Link Software and MSA Link Pro Software for fleet management

Revolutionizing Sensor Technology

  •  Sensor response and clear times < 15 seconds on LEL, O2, CO, H2S, NO2, and SO2
    – 50% faster than industry average!
  • Industry-first 60-second span calibration time for LEL, O2, CO, H2S, NO2, and SO2 
  • Typical cost savings of more than 50% on calibration gas, replacement sensors and maintenance 
  • Greater signal stability and repeatability within changing or extreme environmental conditions


Specification

Type of gas detector
5X Gas Detector
Weight
453g
Ingress Protection Rating
IP65
Dimensions
169 x 89 x 42mm
Gas Type(s)
LEL, O₂, CO, H₂S, 0–10 % CO₂, LEL, O₂, CO, H₂S, NH₃, LEL, O₂, CO, H₂S, SO₂, LEL, O₂, CO, H₂S – monochrome display, LEL, O2, CO, H2S - Color Display,
Compliance
ATEX – II 2G Ex db ia mb IIC T4 Gb Ta = –40 °C to +50 °C
Operating Range
-40C to 50C
Relative Humidity
15-90% Non-condensing
Event Logging
1000 events
Warranty
3 years
Confined Space
Yes
Type of gas detector
Multi Gas