Cub Personal VOC Gas Detector

Cub

Personal VOC Gas Detector

The Cub personal VOC gas detector is worn within the breathing zone to detect volatile organic compounds, keeping you safe within your working environment.

This device is the world’s smallest and lightest VOC detector. When worker exposure exceeds pre-set limits the audible, vibrating, and flashing LED alarms alert you to the gases present. Readings are displayed on its bright, backlit LCD display with selectable data logging time.

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Cub Personal VOC Gas Detector

Features

Cub’s patented photoionization detection (PID) sensor technology has been independently verified as best performing for speed, accuracy, and humidity-resistant operation.

This personal VOC gas detector is available as a standard instrument with a 10.6 eV lamp for accurately detecting a wide range of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) to parts-per-million (ppm) levels.

Also available from ION Science, the Cub TAC benzene detector.

Ultimate Performance

  • Unrivaled sensitivity detects down to ppb levels
  • Widest range detecting gases 0 to 5,000 ppm
  • In-built humidity resistance with no need to compensate
  • Measures 480 selectable compounds
  • Anti-contamination design for extended field operation

Ultimate Safety

  • Fast (<13 seconds) response to hazardous gases & vapors
  • Clear audio, visual and vibrating alarms
  • Large LCD display for clear readings
  • Battery life up to 12 hours
  • Meets ATEX, IECEx certification

Ultimate Flexibility

  • 2-year warranty when this device is registered online
  • Easy to service
  • Easily upgrade your instrument

Technical Specification

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Specification
Value
Sensitivity 0.001 ppm (isobutylene equivalent)*
0.002 mg/m3 (isobutylene equivalent)*
Accuracy 5,000 ppm
Response <13 seconds (T90)
Approvals 

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IECEx BAS 11.0014

Battery Battery life up to 12 hours
Battery charge time 4 hours
PID lamp options 10.6 eV, 10.0 eV
Data Logging 30,000 readings
Communications USB 2.0
Alarms

LEDs, audio and vibrate Sounder 95 dB @ 300 mm

Pre-programmed TWA & STEL Work exposure alarm levels on all models

Temperature

Operating: -4 to 140 °F

Certified: -4 to 131 °F

Weight and Dimensions 111g (2.91 oz)
61 x 66 x 59 mm (2.4 x 2.6 x 2.3″)
Resolution

PPM 0.1 ppm

PPB 0.001 ppm

TAC 0.01 ppm

Range 0 – 5000 ppm
Calibration 2 point calibration via docking station
Upgradeable  Update PPM to PPB
IP Rating IP65** (heavy rain)
LCD Display Backlit multicolor
Flow Rate N/A (no pump)

All specifications quoted are at the calibration point and under the same ambient conditions. Specifications are based on isobutylene calibration at 20 °C and 1000 mBar.
* Model dependant.
** IP65 with PTFE filter fitted, IP64 without PTFE filter fitted.

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Cub – Personal Gas Detector

The Cub personal gas detector is worn within the breathing zone to detect volatile organic compounds, keeping you safe within your working environment.

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Cub Personal VOC Gas Detector –  Accessories and Replacement Parts

There are a number of accessories and replacement parts available for this personal VOC gas detector, which can be found below. Please contact us if you would like more information or to place an order.

PID Response Check Pen

The pen provides simple, quick reassurance that your detector is responding to the presence of VOCs prior to use.


Contact us to place an order quoting the below part number.

Part number: 4/QM-01
PID Lamp Cleaning Kit

Used to clean the lamp within the MiniPID sensor to remove dirt, grease and grime from the lap window ensuring optimal performance.


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Part number: A-31063
Stack Removal Tool

Allows safe, easy removal of the stack from the PID sensor.


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Part number: 846216
Demand Flow Regulator

The demand flow regulator draws gas when demanded by an instrument. Used for Cub, Tiger, Tiger LT, Tiger Select & Falco Pumped.


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Part number: 5/RD-01
USB Cable – Cub

Allows direct connection between the Cub docking station and the computer.


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Part number: 1/VC-22
Sensor Cap O-Ring (15 mm id x 1 mm)

Ensures seal integrity of the PID sensor.


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Part number: 5/OO-110
Mains Cable – UK

Cable to connect the docking station to an UK mains socket.


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Part number: 1/JSFG-03-UK
Calibration Cup – Cub

Ensures calibration gas is presented to the MiniPID sensor evenly and at ambient air pressure. Allows connection to a typical 1/4" ID pipe.


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Part number: 871200
Sensor Cap O-Ring (18 mm id x 1.5 mm)

Ensures seal integrity of the PID sensor.


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Part number: 5/OO-108
Sensor Cap

Protects the PID from damage caused by general use.


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Part number: A-871027
PTFE Filter Disc

PTFE filter blocks the ingress of water. The PTFE filters should be checked regularly to ensure best ongoing performance.


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Part number: 871026
Mains Cable – EU

Cable to connect the docking station to an EU mains socket.


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Part number: 1/JSFG-05 EU
Mains Cable – AUS

Cable to connect the docking station to an Australian mains socket.


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Part number: 1/JSFG-06 AUS
Mains Cable – US

Cable to connect the docking station to an US mains socket.


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Part number: 1/JSFG-04 US
White Electrode Stack

Designed for use within the ION Science PID sensor.


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Part number: A-846267
Mounting Bracket

Allows the Cub docking station to be joined together and evenly spaced whilst securing multiple docking stations to the surface.


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Part number: 871037
Cub Clip

Firmly grips a pocket, collar or belt ensuring the Cub remains attached to you.


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Part number: 2/JB-01
PTFE Filter and Seal Kit

PTFE filter blocks the ingress of water. When replacing the PTFE filter we recommenced you also change the O-rings.


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Part number: A-871205
Lamp Spring

The lamp spring ensures the lamp stays tightly coupled with the electrode stack.


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Part number: 846600
Docking Station

The docking station charges the Cub and Cub TAC instrument. There are three variants available: Charge Docking Station, Charge Docking Station + Data Download and Charge Docking Station + Data Download + Calibration.


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Part number:
10.6 eV Lamp

The 10.6 eV lamp is an internal element to the ION Science PID sensor and is specifically designed for use only with ION Science PID sensors.


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Part number: LA4TM600

FAQs

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