Scintrex Trace E4500 Portable Trace Detection Unit - Autoclear

Scintrex Trace E4500 Portable Trace Detection Unit

SKU : AC-E4500
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Portable Explosives Detection - Scintrex Trace E4500

The Scintrex Trace E4500 is the world’s first portable tabletop gas chromatography-chemiluminescence (GC-C) detector for automatically pinpointing homemade, military and commercial explosives, such as RDX, PETN, TNT and TATP. The high-speed E4500 delivers clear go/no go results in just 15 seconds, and never requires carrier gases or radioactive isotopes.

Designed to withstand the most rugged environments, the lightweight E4500 is virtually impervious to outside contaminants. Featuring a robust, reusable sampling screen and an easy-to-read display, this versatile unit is extremely convenient to set up, operate and maintain. 

Portable Explosives Detection Features

  • Delivers laboratory-grade accuracy to the field
  • Rapid, accurate and easy to read results in seconds
  • Detects nitrogen- and peroxide-based explosive compounds

Portable Explosives Detection Specifications:

Detector:                                 Gas chromatography-chemiluminescence 

Analysis Time:                        15 to 60 seconds 

Explosives Detected:             Most military and commercial  explosives,

including PETN, RDX, TNT, dynamite, Semtex, C-4, NG, tetryl and other peroxides such as TATP and HMTD, ammonium and urea nitrates,  Detasheet®

Sensitivity:                              Sub-nanogram 

Sample Collection:                Particulates 

Warm-up Time:                       20 minutes maximum from a cold start 

Alarms:                                    Visual graphic and audible alarm 

Power Supply:                        14.4 V DC rechargeable battery 12 V AC adapter

Input Voltage:                         90-264 VAC, 50-60 Hz universal switching 

Unit Weight:                            8.3 kg (18.3 lbs.) with power supply 

Unit Dimensions:                   43.2 x 35.6 x 20.3 cm

(L x W x H)                                17.0 x 14.0 x 8.0 in. 


Operating Temp.:                   0o to 55oC (32o to 131oF) 

Storage Temp.:                       -5o to 65oC (23o to 149oF) 

Communication:                    RS-232 serial output port 

Data Storage:                          1,000 retrievable data records with SD memory card slot for additional data storage

Options:                                  External battery, printer 

***The E4500 is currently discontinued, for information on this product or alternative trace detection units please contact our sales department or request a quote***