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Type of Monitor: Interdiction: First Responder: Emergency Management: Model: Major Use:
INSTALLED MONITOR:          
    Luggage: X        
    People: X     PPM-27S Border crossing, nuclear workers for gamma and neutron, airport.
    Vehicle: X   X WA-2X2TAB Border crossing, govenment buildings, nuclear facilities and
        WA-2X2,
WA-2X2M8PN
entrance to critical facilities.
    Shipping Container: X     RAD-7,8,9CANSCAN Scan shipping containers at seaports, cargo planes.
     X     RAD-10,-11CANSCAN Quick Scan of shipping containers at seaports, cargo planes.
     X     RAD-20,-21CANSCAN Scan shipping containers at seaports, cargo planes. Semi Automated.
    Package:          
          Conveyor: X     PIM-23A Radiation Detection Package sorting System.
           X     PIM-23B Radiation Detection for Existing Package Conveyor Belt System.
          Luggage Cart Type: X     LAM-10/PGS-3X3 Befor packages enter a facility or switch between planes.
    Doorway X   X LAM-10/PGS-3 1'',2'',3'' Entrance of buildings, hospitals, airports, or exits of facilities with Radioactivity.
    Fixed Air: X   X FM-7ABGN National air monitoring grid.
        SAAM-2HVM  
    Fixed Water: X   X SSS-335FT Detect contamination of drinking water.
    Laundry:     X LIM-23C Needed for large clean up.
    Food:     X FL-1000 Widely used after Chernobyl.
    Natural Radiation Monitor: X   X NZL Alert public to any elevation in radiation.
PORTABLE MONITORS:          
    Decon Portal:     X PPM-21L Check people for contamination before allowed to leave area or admittance to hospital
    Emergency Hazmat Kit: X X X TBM-6SPE Portable Emergany Kit.
    Large Isotopic Identifier: X X X    
    Portable Air: X X X MicroBAM-3ZL Identify extent and level of radioactivity present.
        FR-PIB See if respirator is needed.
    Portable Dust: X X X AIR-TBM See if respirator is needed.
    Portable Hand & Shoe:     X HSM-PL Used when workers leave area of contamination or radioactive presence, so contamination is not spread.
    Portable Vehicle: X X X PVM-TA Check if Vehicle or People are contaminated. Unit is Portable! Can attach to a fence or stand alone.
    Portable Water:   X X MEDA-5T Check and see if drinking water is contaminated.
    Whole Body Counter:   X X   See if radioactivity was ingested.
PORTABLE SAMPLE COUNTERS:          
    Liquid Scintillation: X   X SSS-12P For testing samples of water, soil, food, fall-out, sputum or wipes from area suspect of being contaminated.
    Wipe Counter: X   X PRS-5 With STG-4T OR STB-3 For testing samples of water, soil, food, fall-out, sputum or wipes from area suspect of being contaminated.
HAND HELD MONITORS:          
    Handheld Gamma Spec: X X X   Identify gamma isotope present.
    Multi-probe Identifier Unit: X   X PRS-5MPI Check for sources and contamiation. (Alpha, Beta, Gamma, Neutron)
    µR Meter X X X TBM-6U Very Sensitive Gamma Meter.
    Neutron X X   PUG-7N Light inexpensive, check for the presence of neutrons, fissile material.
    Surface Contamination:   X X TBM-3SR Cited by Experts for use on Fire Trucks.
       X X TBM-3SR-D Digital TBM-3SR! Cited by Experts for use on Fire Trucks.
    Compact:   X X TBM-6SP Detects alpha, beta, gamma. Small sensative, easy to use and accurate.
    Search Tool: X X X TBM-6SP-ST Surface Monitor/Search Tool. Compact, Easy to Use!
    Long Reach:     X TBM-28 Check for contamiation in out of reach areas and floor.
    Large Area: X   X P-8NEON Large area quick sweep detector.
    Battery Operated Air:   X X AIR-TBM Portable air monitor, for areas with out electricity.
POCKET UNITS:          
    Neutron/Gamma: X X X DSI-2NT Total Neutron/Gamma count for Police, customs, Inspectors, Coast Guard. Detects presence of fissile material.
  X X X DSI-2GN Separate Gamma and Neutron count for Police, customs, Inspectors, Coast Guard. Detects presence of fissile material.
    Beta/Gamma: X X X DSI-2 Detects Gamma and High Beta. Will detect any elevation above background radiation. For Police, customs, Inspectors, Coast Guard


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