Dräger has announced the X-am 8000 multi-gas detector, capable of simultaneously detecting up to seven gases including flammable gases, vapours, and oxygen and is applicable to a number of industries including chemical, oil and gas, fire services, mining, shipping, pharmaceutical and water treatment.
Benefits of the X-am 8000 include (see also video above): color screen displays; compact design can be used with one hand; and, a mobile device that can be converted to a fully functional area-monitoring device.
Practical functionality that allows switching between pump and diffusion mode by user, saving energy and increasing the operating time of the device without requiring factory modification.
Inductive charging which makes the system more durable and less vulnerable to water, dust and dirt, which may reduce maintenance needs and increase the life span of the device.
Intuitive smart assistants for clearance measurement, leak detection and benzene-specific testing with the PID (with accessories).