ALTAIR® 5X Multigas Detector

ALTAIR® 5X Multigas Detector

This multigas detector is built to offer excellent durability, flexibility and performance. It comes with an exclusive MotionAlert™ and InstantAlert™ features:

  • Fully compatible with MSA link, MSA Galaxy GX2 test system and link pro software.
  • Advanced motion alert and instant alert features
  • Avail variety of optional MSA infrared sensors
  • MSA XCell Sensors for high performance
  • Robust integral pump for consistent flow and improved durability
  • High contrast colour or monochrome display for better visibility
  • 24-hour bump checkmark
  • Excellent optional VOC detection
  • Durable, rubberised housing for secure grip
  • Available in 18 languages

  • Confined Space
  • Turnarounds & Plant Maintenance

  • Construction
  • Fire Service
  • General Industry
  • Oil & Gas
  • Utilities

Ingress Protection (IP)


Operating T Range




Drop test

10 ft


Rechargeable Li-ION or AA alkaline


CAN/CSA C22.2 No. 152 Combustible; PESO approved


3 years on CO, H2S, LEL, O2, SO2, and IR sensors

2 years on NH3, Cl2 sensors

1 year on other sensors

Service life

4-year expected sensor life on LEL, O2, CO, H2S, SO2, NO2, IR

3-year expected sensor life on NH3, Cl2