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Radiation Meter

Reed Instruments

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This portable radiation meter detects alpha, beta, gamma and X rays. The R8008 features user adjustable alarm limits, internal memory capable of recording up to 4000 groups of data and the ability to connect wirelessly to a PC via Bluetooth.


  • Detects Alpha, Beta, Gamma, and X radiation
  • Automatic selection of measurement range
  • Average time and pulse counting functions
  • Backlit LCD display with bargraph indicator
  • Accumulation of radiation detection values and conversions between different measurement units
  • User-adjustable alarms (audio/visual indicators)
  • Internal memory stores up to 4000 groups of data internally
  • Bluetooth connectivity wirelessly streams data to computer via software
  • Low battery indicator and auto shut offacy of ±1.4 dB meets Type 2 standards

Included Items

R8008 Included Items

  • Radiation Meter
  • Batteries
  • Software
  • Hard Carrying Case


Measured Rays Alpha, Beta, Gamma, X
Radiation Dose Range 0.0001 to 1000µSv/h
Pulse Dose Rate Range 0 to 4000cpm/cps
Accumulated Radiation Dose Value 0.001µSv to 9999Sv
Accumulated Pulse Dose Rate 0 to 9999
Sensitivity Alpha: From 4.0 MeV
Beta: From 0.2 MeV
Gamma: From 0.02 MeV
X: From 0.2 MeV
Accuracy <10% (less than 500µSv/h)
<20%(less than 600µSv/h)
Display Dual LCD
Backlit Display Yes
Digital Bargraph Indicator Yes
Adjustable Alarms Yes (Audible/Visual Indicators)
Average Time Function 2 to 120 seconds
Natural Environment Reading 0 to 0.2µSv/h
Datalogging Capabilities Yes
Real-Time Clock and Date Stamp Yes
Internal Memory Yes (up to 4000 groups of data)
Auto Shut-off Yes (after 10 mins/off)
Low Battery Indicator Yes
Power Supply 4 AA Batteries
PC Connectivity Yes (Wireless via Bluetooth)
Software Yes (Included)
Software OS Compatibility Windows XP / 7 / 8 / 10
Product Certifications CE
Operating Temperature 32 to 122°F (0 to 50°C)
Storage Temperature 14 to 140°F (-10 to 60°C)
Operating Humidity Range 10 to 80%
Dimensions 7.9 x 2.8 x 1.9" (200 x 70 x 45mm)
Weight 7.3oz (206g)


  • Detecting radiation leaks
  • Checking for contamination
  • Verifying for radioactive items in the workplace or home
  • Checking for radioactive deposits in the ground
  • Checking for X-ray scatter
  • Locate spill and lost materials


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