DustCount 8899

For respirable / PM 4.0 applications, the DustCount 8899 combines the advantages of real-time dust monitoring with the ability to do the standard method all in a compact, lightweight package.

Product Overview

Fits in vest pocket or clips to belt
10-hour battery life with 2 hour recharge
Automated pump flow rate control, no user action required
UL/CSA approved
Audible and visual alarms
Non-volatile memory stores 6 months of data

Features

As an Optical Particle Counter (OPC) the DustCount counts the number and size of respirable dust particles in real-time
Detects and displays the average mass concentration in real-time for PEL
Detects a moving average mass concentration window for STEL
Provides real-time information on the particle size distribution over the fraction of the particle size range
0.5L/min flow rate with +/- 5% accuracy
Weighs 1 lb (.5kg), 4 x 5 inches clips on belt or in vest pocket
USB cable or Bluetooth wireless interfaces to PC/MAC or field device
Data output in CSV files for NA and European formats, or Excel format
Comes with PM 4.0 impactor

Feature Descriptions

Direct Graphing

Enables a PC/Mac user to graph any 2 of the following 7 columns in the collected log data: Mass Concentration, Moving Window Average Mass Concentration, Count Concentration, Internal Temperature, Ambient Pressure and Battery State of Charge.

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Moving Window Average

The mass concentration Moving-Window Average (MWA) is the average of a pre-set number of previous log mass concentration readings. The logging period set by the user plus the number of logs that are averaged determines the size of the Moving-Window in minutes.

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Particle Distribution

Nanozen's DustCount combines the advantages of real-time dust monitoring with the ability to do the standard method, all in the industry's smallest and lightest optical particle counter. The DustCount also provides particle distribution on every sample.

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Application Notes

Silica Pouring

Using Nanozen's DustCount to test worker exposure during a silica dust pouring operations.

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DustCount Consumables

Learn about consumables used with Dustcount, their use and recommended vendors and replacement schedules.

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Factory Worker

Monitoring worker silica exposure to dangerous dust over an 8-hour shift in a typical factory setting.

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