S4 SOLAR XPLORE - Portable heated FID VOC analyser

The latest addition to our range of advanced FID analysers, the S4 SOLAR XPLORE is a compact, portable version of our popular S4 SOLAR rack mount analyser. With built-in features such as a detachable wireless tablet, a precision monobloc heated FID and an optional integrated Zero air generator, the S4 SOLAR XPLORE can be fitted with dual FID detectors for simultaneous monitoring of THC, NMHC and methane.

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Key Features

• Single or dual detectors

• Integrated zero air generator

• Rugged and portable

• Wireless tablet interface

• Typical warm up 30 minutes

• Precision monobloc heated FID

• Simultaneous monitoring of THC, NMHC & Methane

• Relevant Standards:

  • EN12619 
  • EN15267-3 
  • EN15267-4
  • ISO25140 
  • Method 25 
  • Method 25a 
  • EURO VI/VII 
  • ARP1256D 
  • CPA 2015-C174 

Applications

• Air separation 

• Solvent/VOC abatement/scrubber efficiency 

• Thermal oxidiser control/monitoring 

• Process control 

• Combustion research 

• Biomass combustion monitoring 

• Carbon bed breakthrough detection 

• Gas purity 

• Locomotive/automotive/marine combustion engine exhaust emissions 

• Gas turbine exhaust emissions  

• Vehicle emissions 

• Source emissions 

• Stack testing 

• Fermentation monitoring 

• Continuous emissions monitoring (CEM) 

• Container leakage control/monitoring 

• Safety monitoring 

• Compliance monitoring 

• Landfill

• Semiconductor manufacturing process monitoring 

• Part B processes 

• Environmental permit 

• Paintshop emissions 

• Solvent emissions 

• Portable FID 

• Portable VOC emissions 

• Evaporative emissions 

Documentation

➔ Datasheet

➔ Flyer

➔ Wireless Tablet User Manual

Technical Specification

MEASUREMENT TECHNIQUE: Flame Ionisation Detector

MEASURING UNITS: PPM or mg user selectable

MEASURING RANGES:
Range A: 0-1000ppm.
User settable to e.g. 0-1ppm, 0-5ppm, 0-10ppm, 0-50ppm,0-100ppm, 0-500ppm, 0-1000ppm.
Resolution:0.01ppm

Range B: 0-10000ppm.
User settable to e.g. 0-10ppm, 0-50ppm, 0-100ppm, 0-500ppm, 0-1000ppm, 0-5000ppm. 0-10,000ppm.
Resolution: 0.1ppm

Range C. 0-100,000 ppm.
User settable, with resolution of 1ppm

RESPONSE TIME:
THC <1.5 secs
CH4 and NMHC <2.5 secs

REPEATABILITY: <1% FSD

OXYGEN EFFECT: <2% of reading from 0% to 21% O2 (H2He)

LINEARITY: +/- 0.5% FSD or 2% of point EN14181 – dc rel : <0.5R2 : >0.99

DRIFT: +/-0.2ppm or 2% range per week, whichever greater

NOISE: +/-0.1ppm or 1% range, whichever greater

TEMPERATURE EFFECT ON ZERO: <0.15% per oC

TEMPERATURE EFFECT ON SPAN: <0.3% per oC

SAMPLE INLET PRESSURE:
With internal sample pump: -0.6 to +0.4bar
Without internal sample pump: +0.2 to +0.5bar

ACCURACY: <0.2% FSD

PRECISION: <1%

DETECTION LIMIT: 0.05mgC/m3

BYPASS FLOW SENSITIVITY: Less than 2% from 1 to 3 L/min

SAMPLE FILTER: Removable 0.4 micron PTFE 7um non removable stainless steel filter for CFID

DISPLAY: Blank or Detachable Screen

SAMPLE CONDITION: 0-200oC (Heated version)0-80oC non-condensing for CFID

FUEL CONSUMPTION:
Single detector:35ml/min H2 or 180ml/min H2He
Dual detectors:70ml/min H2 or 360ml/min H2He

AIR SUPPLY:
Single detector:<1.1L/min
Dual detector:<1.6L/min

OPERATING CONDITIONS: 5-40oC ambient temperature

OUTPUTS:
0-10 Vdc
RS232
Ethernet
TCP/IP
Optional 4-20 mA

POWER REQUIREMENTS:
100 to 250Vac
Optional 24VDC
600W max

REMOTE CONTROL:
AK protocol
Ethernet
Comes with S4i remote software operating system.

SIZE AND WEIGHT: 19” (w) x 133.5 (h) x 530 mm (d)Apx. 22Kg

IP RATING: IP55

Optional Configuration

FID Type:
HFID-THC
HFID-DNMHC 

Power Supply:
110VAC/220VAC (Standard – Universal)
24VDC
Mains + 24VDC 

Power Cable:
UK
EU
USA
China 

Fuel Gas:
H2He (Standard)  
H2 Fuel 

Range Required:
0-1000ppm
0-10,000ppm (Standard)
0-100,000ppm 

SOLAR XPLORE FID OPTIONS: 

Internal Air Purifier*:
Carbon Trap  
AS90 

Output:
0-10VDC (Standard)
4-20mA (optional at extra cost) 

Heated Line:
3 metres  
5 metres
10 metres
15 metres
None
 

Gas Bottles:
Yes
No

Gas Bottles*:
Empty
Filled