MSA ALTAIR® 5X Multi-Gas Detectors

Manufacturer: MSA
Product Description

Measures up to 6 gases simultaneously and can be fitted with a wide range of both toxic and infrared sensors.

Standard sensors are designed for an average life of more than 4 years. Sensors for SO2, CI2, and CI2 are designed for more than 3 years.

ALTAIR 5X: Industrial Kit-- (LEL, O2, CO, H2S) w/ monochrome display, 10' sampling line & 1' probe

ALTAIR 5X: Deluxe Kit-- (LEL, O2, CO, H2S) w/ color display, 10' sampling line & 1' probe


Features MSA’s XCell® sensors with extended range covering SO2, Cl2 and NH3. Offers superior stability, accuracy, repeatability, fast response and longevity.

InstantAlert™ allows users to manually activate all alarms to alert others to potential hazards, includes:

  • Triple alarm system (visual, audible and vibration), large hi-res LCD screen (color or monochromatic),
  • 24-hour bump test checkmark,
  • Rugged rubberized housing and ergonomic design,
  • Auto calibration,
  • Li-polymer battery with up to 18 hours usage between charges,
  • 10' sampling line and 1' probe.

MSA Link software and Galaxy® system compatible. IP65 rated for dust and water ingress.

  • Allow for faster response/clear times, bump tests in less than 10 seconds, and span calibration time of 60 seconds for common configurations;
  • Provide greater signal stability and repeatability under changing or extreme environmental conditions;
  • Plug-and-play-capable.

End-of-sensor-life indicator gives advanced warning to user, eliminating service outages. Event/data log records up to 500 events. MotionAlert™ triggers alarm if user remains motionless for 20 seconds.