Rad-60 Alarming Dosimeter

Rad-60 Alarming Dosimeter


Rad-60 Alarming Dosimeter

Rad-60 Alarming Dosimeter

Rad-60 Alarming DosimeterThe RAD-60 is a Personal Alarming Radiation Dosimeter. It’s a precise and reliable instrument for ensuring the safety of personnel. Ideally, the RAD-60 is used in stand-alone conditions for everyday radiation monitoring . If your needs grow for a more sophisticated system, the versatile RAD-60 can also be integrated into an Access Control System. The RAD-60 can also be switched into System Mode, for the purpose of tracking Personnel Dose records and generating compliance reports.

The design includes state-of-the-art technology with built in memory for retrieving dose, even during power-down. It eliminates outside interference from shock and RF. The RAD-60 is easily programmed by the user, has a digital display, and operates with a single AAA alkaline battery.

With the push of a button, you can turn the unit on/off, change the digital display to read dose or dose rate, select from several dose and dose rate alarm levels, turn the chirp function on/off, reset the integrated dose, and perform battery tests. The large digital display gives instant dose or dose rate readings with a loud audible alarm.


Energy compensated Si-Diode

Measurement Range

Dose: 1 uSv – 9.99 Sv or 0.1 mrem – 999 rem

Energy Response

Hp(10), 60 keV – 3 MeV, better than + or – 25%, up to 6 MeV, better than + or – 35%

Dose Rate

5 uSv/h – 3 Sv/h or 0.5 mrem/h – 300 rem/h

Dose Rate Linearity

Better than + or – 15% up to 3 Sv/h (300 rem/h)


Better than + or -5% (Cs-137, 662 keV at 2 mSv/h), Hp(10)


ACS Express Software, ADR-1 Configuration Kit


1 Year Limited

Button Functions

Front panel button has the following functions:

  • change display priority (dose/dose rate)
  • switch ON/OFF
  • chirp ON/OFF
  • reset integrated dose
  • change alarm thresholds
  • activate battery test

Audible Alarms

Seven separate alarms, sound level typically better than 85 dBA at 30 cm

  • integrated dose
  • dose rate
  • dose overflow
  • dose rate overflow at 3 Sv/h or 300 rem/h
  • low battery 1 and 2
  • defect

Alarm Thresholds

Six preset values each for integrated dose and dose rate-push button selection


Infrared communication via bottom of the dosimeter

Power Requirements

One triple A alkaline cell, typical life is 1800 hours in background (dose mode)

Temperature Range

-20 – + 50° C operational, humidity up to 90% RH, non-condensed -20 – + 70° C storing


80 g (including battery)


78 x 67 x 22 mm

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