The ALTAIR 5X Detectorwith advanced PID (photoionization) sensor option setsthe gas detection bar even higher to meet evolving and diverse needsfor VOC detection. PIDs are required tools not only for industrial hygiene, HazMat and specialized detection applications, but are increasingly a key element forsafety teams and industrial operations. The unmatched durability of the ALTAIR 5X Detectorwith advanced XCell Sensor technology is nowcombinedwith PID to provide a complete platform for users around theworld. What’s more, PID instrument data can now seamlessly integrate into MSA’s proven fleet management infrastructure.

Product Description


  • Tube: high quality synthetic rubber compounds.
  • Reinforcement: one-braid high tensile steel wire.
  • Cover: abrasion and weather resistant synthetic rubber.
  • Temperature: -40 °C to +100 °C (-40 °F to +212 °F).