Tiger XTL

Portable VOC gas detector, low on cost and high on performance!

The Tiger XTL portable VOC gas detector is a variant of the hugely popular Tiger XTL, but low on cost and high on performance. The portable VOC gas detector utilises revolutionary, patented photoionisation detection (PID) sensor technology with humidity resistance. The anti-contamination design provides market-leading accuracy and run-time for any gas detection scenario.

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The Tiger XTL portable VOC gas detector offers simple, one-handed operation even when wearing the thickest of gloves. The Tiger XTL has a thermo plastic elastomer outer moulding, this rubber material is semi-conductive making the Tiger XTL intrinsically safe.

The large, clear backlit display allows for easy viewing in any light condition. An integrated torch is designed for directing the instrument’s probe into dimly lit areas. The illuminated keypad activates when the light is low.

The Tiger XTL has a push to release button for the rechargeable battery allowing for quick, easy and secure battery connection.

Key Features

  • Improved robust design can withstand harsh environments
  • IP65 ingress protection against a range of weather conditions
  • <2 second response time, one of the fastest and most accurate on the market
  • Instantaneous alarms, RED & AMBER with loud 95 dBA sounder
  • Humidity resistant and
    anti-contamination design
    ensures optimal performance

Typical Applications

  • Environmental Monitoring
  • Soil Contamination Detection
  • VOCs in Landfill
  • Confined Space Entry
  • Emergency Response
  • Wing Tank Entry
  • Medical Gases within Hospital
  • Fugitive Emissions

2 Year Extended Warranty

Step 1) Purchase an ION Science Tiger XTL VOC Gas Detector

Step 2) Register your instrument here within one month of purchase

Step 3) Receive a 2 year extended warranty certificate!

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Low cost consumables including filters
An integrated torch designed for dimly lit areas
Flashing LEDS (Low & High alarms)
Loud alarms (Sounder 95 dBA at 300mm)
A large, clear backlit display for easy viewing in any light condition
Large clear keypad designed for one handed operation
Vibrations on alarm
Improved robust design
Li-ion battery life up to 24 hours (charge time 8 hours)
Intrinsically safe and meets ATEX, IECEx, North American and Canadian Standards

Minimal Instrument Downtime

The Tiger XTL has been designed with the user in mind for ease of use and servicing. Batteries can be replaced in potentially explosive environments due to the innovative Intrinsically Safe design. Low cost filters and lamps can be easily changed in minutes, minimising instrument downtime.

What’s in the case?

Our standard kits contains the following:-

  • Tiger XTL Instrument
  • Tiger XTL Accessory Kit
  • USB Cable
  • Mains Adaptor with Multiple Plug Adaptors
  • Quick Start Guide
  • Warranty Registration Card
  • Calibration Certificate
  • Safety Notice

Technical Specification

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Minimum Resolution* 0.1 ppm
Maximum Reading 5,000 ppm
Response Time T90 < 2 seconds
Accuracy* ± 5% display reading or ± 1 digit
Linearity* 5% display reading or ± one digit
Intrinsically Safe Approvals II1GExiaIICT4Ga
Tamb = -25 oC ≤Ta ≤+45 oC (with Lithium ion Battery Pack)
Tamb = -25 oC ≤Ta ≤+40 oC (with Alkaline Battery Pack)
IECEx ITS 22.0025X ITS-I22ATEX35111X
3193491 conforms to UL Std. 913, 61010-1 &
Certified to CAN/CSA Std. C22.2 No. 61010-1.
Class 1 Division 1. Approval for groups A, B, C & D, T4.
Battery Life Typical operating time of 24 hours
Typical charge time of 8 hours
Lamps 10.6 eV Krypton PID lamp (standard)
Data Logging* Push-to-log, 128 zones, 80,000 data points
Calibration Standard calibration 100 ppm isobutylene
Custom calibration capability
Alarm Flashing LED and 95 dBA at 300mm (12”) audible sounder selectable vibrating alarm
Flow Rate ≥ 220 ml/min in ambient conditions (with blocked flow alarm)
Humidity 0-99% RH (non condensing)
Protection Designed to IP65
EMC tested to EN61326-1:2013, EN50270:2015 & CFR 47:2008 Class A
Weight & Dimensions 370 mm (H) x 91 mm (W) x 60 mm (D)

All specifications quoted are at calibration point and under the same ambient conditions.
Specifications are based on isobutylene calibration at 20 ˚C, 90% RH and 1000 mBar
*Model dependant.

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Tiger XLT – Portable VOC Gas Detector

Tiger XTL is an entry-level handheld, portable VOC gas detector that provides you with fast, accurate, reliable results, however challenging your environment.


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