A breathalyzer is a device that tests for alcohol in the breath quickly and easily and without collecting any kind of specimen for a sample. The advantages of such analytical techniques mean that testing can be done anywhere with ease and privacy without sacrificing accuracy. Breathalyzer accuracy is depended on by many organizations and individuals to test for a broad range of alcohol levels. This breathalyzer has been used by many private users such as schools, institutions, and individuals. It has also been used by law enforcement agencies.
One Alcalert breathalyzer that is very popular is the Alco-Scan 5000 Breathalyzer #AL-5000. The low price of $79.95 each makes this drug test affordable for most organizations and individuals. The Alco-Scan 5000 has been approved by D.O.T. and NHTSA. The detection range is between 0.00% and 0.40% blood alcohol content (BAC). The legal limit for BAC is 0.08%.
The AlcoMate Prestige (AL6000)is another Alco sensor breathalyzer. Alco-Scan takes alcohol drug testing to a new level of accuracy and convenience with the Alco-Scan 6000. This breathalyzer has new features and new technology that is not available with the older models. The price is only $119.95. This unit operates very much like the Alco-Scan 5000 with the advantage of the implementation of cutting edge technology and notification messaging. A person blows into the unit through a mouthpiece for approximately four seconds. The unit analyzes the breath sample in approximately six seconds. The results are displayed for ten seconds on an LCD panel. There is a cumulative test counter and notification messages to make use of the device easy.
The AlcoHawk Breathalyzer is new for 2008. It is very popular because it has a highly selective semiconductor sensor with great reliability. This small device is easy to carry discreetly. It is used by law enforcement organizations and as an initial screening procedure. Its small size, level of accuracy, and broad range for testing makes it perfect for many different alcohol screening situations. An actual blood alcohol level is displayed on the screen, rather than a range. Also, there is sensor recognition technology that indicates abnormal sensory conditions and alerts the user when conditions are not normal.
Mouth Pieces (for breathalyzer) are available for use with ALCO-SCAN AL-5000; AL-6000 Prestige& AL-7000 Premium breathalyzers. The clear, hard plastic mouthpieces are available in a case containing 50 mouth pieces for $22.95.
There are many products to choose from today when looking for a breathalyzer. By reviewing your requirements and your budget, you can find the perfect fit for your application. Whether you are an individual requiring alcohol level testing for personal reasons, or an organization looking for a bulk delivery of breathalyzers, current technology provides affordable solutions.