BW Micro 5 IR Gas Detector

BW Micro 5 IR Gas Detector

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Front Angle View Of The BW GasAlertMicro 5 Gas Detector

BW Micro 5 IR Gas Detector

From: £1,285.00

£1,285.00 inc VAT

BW GasAlertMicro 5 IR Gas Detector

Extremely versatile in its design, this branded BW GasAlertMicro 5 IR gas detector presents a dynamic reliable monitor that seamlessly alerts the wearer to hazardous gases such as carbon dioxide.

With numerous configuration options to choose from, the Micro 5 can be customised to suit your safety requirements. Additionally, included is a rechargeable battery for added convenience, along with an optional pump.

You can decide if you require your gas monitor to accommodate disposable batteries or can be recharged periodically.

Key Features

  • Measure up to five atmospheric hazards concurrently
  • Rapidly switch from diffusion to pump mode in the field
  • Fully customisable to suit any application with wide range of user options
  • Two power options: AA alkaline or rechargeable hot-swappable battery packs
  • Dust and water resistant design with IP 65/67 rating
  • Rugged and durable, with a built-in concussion-proof boot
  • Visual, audible and vibrating alarms
  • Multi-language support in English, French, German, Spanish and Portuguese
  • Automatic calibration procedure; compatible with BW MicroDock II automatic test and calibration station

Compatible Gas Types

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Size5.7 x 2.9 x 1.5 in. / 14.5 x 7.4 x 3.8 cm
Weight13.1 oz. / 370 g
Temperature-4 to +122°F / -20 to +50°C
14 to +104°F / -10 to +40°C (PID)
Alarms– Visual, vibrating, audible (95 dB)
– Low, High, STEL, TWA, OL (over limit)
TestsSensor integrity, circuitry, battery and audible/visual alarms
on activation, battery (continuous)
PumpOptional; Sample from up to 66 ft. / 20 m
User optionsConfidence beep
Set STEL interval
Set TWA method
Sensor on/off
Latching alarms
Safe display mode
Stealth mode
Adjust Clock
Set datalogger rate
Passcode protection
Correction factor library (LEL, PID)
Fast pump
Combustible gas measurement (% LEL or % by volume methane)
O2 auto calibration on start up
Automatic backlight
Sleep mode
User-settable calibration gas level
Calibration due lockout
Daily bump test
Language choices (five)
High resolution
RatingsEMI/RFI: Complies with EMC Directive 89/336/EEC
IP 65/66
Certifications and
Class I, Div. 1, Gr. A, B, C, D
American Bureau of Shipping – Toxic & PID models
ATEX: X g II 1 G
Ga Ex ia IIC T4*
X g II 2 G – IR model only
Ex d ia IIC T4*
IECEx: Ga Ex ia IIC T4*
Ex d ia IIC T4* – IR model only
*Temperature codes may vary as a function of the batteries installed. Please
see owner’s manual for a complete listing of compatible batteries and codes
WarrantyFull two year warranty including sensors
(1 year NH3, Cl2, O3, ClO2 and PID lamp)

Sensor Ranges

Range (ppm)
Resolution (ppm)
High Resolution
TwinTox (H2S)0-5001.00.1
TwinTox (CO)0-5001.0N/A
PID (VOCs)0-10001N/A
IR (CO2)0-50,000
0-5.0% v/v
0-100% LEL
0-5.0% v/v
Alarm set points for all sensors are user adjustable. Set point(s) are automatically displayed
during instrument start up.


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