EXPLOSCAN Military Standard


EXPLOSCAN MIL-STD is a ruggedized explosives and improvised materials detector capable of trace particle and vapor detection designed for a harsher and environment or use.

for a more Its award-winning and patented HF-QCM nanotechnology sensors provide the latest threat detection and identification capabilities including military, plastic, peroxide as well as nitrate-based explosives.

Feature Highlights
  • HF-QCM sensors
  • No radioactive source
  • Lightweight (850 gr. with battery)
  • High-throughput sampling
  • Fast warm-up time
  • Self-calibration
  • Easy-to-operate
  • Low cost-of-ownership
  • Trace Particles Sampling
  • Vapor Samples Collection
  • Aviation Security
  • Customers and Border Control
  • Air Cargo Screening
  • Sea Ports
  • Rail & Mass Transit
  • Police & Law Enforcement
  • Critical Infrastructure
  • Military & Defense
  • Hotels and Shopping Malls

High-Frequency Quartz Crystal Microbalance Nanotechnology Sensors (HF-QCM) No gas carrier. No radioactive source.

Sample Collection Mode

Trace Particle Mode; Vapor Sampling Mode; Vapor Sniffing Mode

Trace Particles Mode

Sample collection and surface swipe of trace particles via cost-effective sampling swabs

Vapor Sniffing Mode

Direct vapor sniffing via a vapor sniffing nozzle

Explosives Detected

• Military and plastic explosives, including: TNT, Tetryl, RDX, C4, PETN, Semtex, HMX, Detasheet,
Nitroglycerine, and others*
• Peroxide-based explosives, including: TATP, HMTD, and others
• Nitrate-based explosives, including: Ammonium Nitrate, Urea Nitrate, and others
• Propellants and Taggants, including: Black and Smokeless Powder, EGDN, and others**
* Additional explosives as per expandable threat library
** Programmed threat substances depend on detector version and regulatory authority


* Particles: low nanogram (ng) range
* Vapors: low parts per billion (ppb) range

False Alarm Rate

Less than 2%

Analysis Time

7-15 seconds or less

Data Display

3.5” high-resolution, anti-reflective, color touch screen


Optional USB printer

Alarm Method

Configurable audio alarm and alarm resolution

Warm-Up Time

Less than 2 minutes

Alarm Type

Audio and visual with substance identification

Multi-Language Support

English, French, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Arabic, and more

Data Storage

Unlimited data logging, including date, time, analysis results and system status

Data Transfer

Micro USB 2.0. Optional Bluetooth and/or Wi-Fi

Input Voltage

100-240V AC, 50-60Hz


12-V rechargeable Lithium-Ion battery with 6 to 8 hours of field operations; hot swappable for extended operating time

Operating Humidity

Less than 95% non-condensing

Operating Temperature

-4°F to +131°F (-20°C to + 55°C)

Operating Altitude

Up to 15,000 ft (4572 m)


1.87 lbs (850 g), battery included


(L x W x H): 7.78” x 3.50” x 2.78” (19.75 x 8.89 x 7.05 cm)

Carrying Vest

Supplied with a black breathable vest providing secure attachments for the detector, the Vapor Sampler, and sampling probes.


Supplied with a ruggedized, MILSPEC case


No hazardous parts; and tamper-proof casing


CE Mark, EMC and FCC certification

Manufacturing Standards

ISO 9001:2015 manufacturing standards

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