RKI Instruments, Inc. is an innovative gas detection company located in Union City, California. RKI was established in 1994 by Bob Pellissier and Sandra Gallagher with the belief that customers and distributors deserve a reliable source for advanced gas detection equipment as well as solutions to specific gas monitoring applications.
General Description of RKI Instruments
RKI is partnered with Riken Keiki Co. Ltd., the world leader in gas detection and sensor technologies. In business for over 75 years, Riken has sold over 800,000 portable and f ixed gas monitors worldwide with annual sales exceeding $220 million. They have over 700 employees, a large number of which are engineers and scientists. RKI is the exclusive North American supplier of Riken products.
Every year, RKI has continued to achieve a high level of growth which is attributed to our sales and support of Riken products and the ability to develop our own line of products around Riken’s long lasting sensors. This capability of sales, support, and development is made possible by our seasoned professionals. Each RKI employee has an average of 12 years of gas detection experience, and the top 6 executives combined industry experience totals over 180 years.
This combination of quality products and knowledgeable supportive people provides you with the ability and opportunity to confidently face almost any gas monitoring application, with equipment built to last. When you call RKI, you will get solutions and answers to your gas detection needs.
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RKI Instruments Product
Portable Gas Monitors
The GX-3R Pro is the world’s smallest 5-gas monitor weighing only 4.58 ounces and fits in the palm of your hand (2.9” W x 2.6” H x 1.06” D). It simultaneously monitors and displays 5 different gases. In addition to monitoring standard confined space gases, LEL, O2, CO, & H2S, the GX-3R Pro has a 5th channel where you can add infrared or toxic gas sensors (Hydrogen Cyanide (HCN) and Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) sensors are currently available for the GX-3R Pro).
Two of the four sensor slots have interchangeable sensors providing flexible configurations, which can easily be changed in the field. RKI is pleased to announce the availability of These 2 sensors are in stock and are the latest in toxic gas options added to the line of GX-3R Pro sensors.
Portable Single Gas
The 03 Series single gas monitors are designed for LEL, O2, H2S, or CO detection. Individuals need personal protection in hazardous areas at all times without adding extra bulky equipment, and the 03 Series can provide that kind of protection at an affordable price. The GP-03, OX-03, CO-03, and HS-03 models are personal single gas monitors designed for protection from exposure to combustible hydrocarbons, oxygen deficiency, hydrogen sulfide, or carbon monoxide.
Gas detection should not be complicated. The Beacon 110 is gas detection simplified. The Beacon 110 is a powerful, low cost fixed system controller for one point of gas detection. It is microprocessor controlled, versatile, simple to install and operate, and priced to be the industry’s best value single gas detection controller. It is capable of accepting RKI sensors directly for LEL level combustibles, Oxygen, Hydrogen Sulfide, or Carbon Monoxide. The Beacon 110 can also accept any 4-20 mA transmitter (2 or 3 wire, 24 VDC). Sensors can be mounted directly at the Beacon 110 housing, or can be wired remote from the controller.
The 10 amp rated relays are strong enough to directly power external alarms and horns. The digital display has backlighting and simultaneous readout of the gas type and concentration.
The Beacon 110 is also housed in a NEMA 4X rated case for a weather tight seal. This case design complies with lock out / tag out standards and can be fully secured. An external reset switch allows the alarm to be silenced from outside of the controller housing. The Beacon 110 ships complete with a wall mounting kit for easy installation.
RKI offers the industry’s widest selection of standard and toxic gas detection sensors, which can be utilized with the Beacon 110, providing gas monitoring protection for almost any application.
The RKI Air Alert series ambient air toxic gas detector is a versatile assembly that uses an electrochemical, infrared or PID sensor element to detect a variety of gases. Wire powered (12 to 35 VDC) with 4-20 mA analog and RS-485 Modbus outputs.
Magnetic switches allow for non-intrusive calibration while in the field as well as full system settings and diagnostics. The Air Alert represents the latest leading edge technology in fixed gas detection today.
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Stand Alone Detectors
The OX-600 is an indoor, standalone monitor that detects Oxygen (O2) with a range of 0-25.0 % volume with 0.1% increments. It’s sleek, low-profile design is equipped with a unique tri-color display, which changes color as oxygen levels reach each alarm level. The OX-600 has 2 preset alarms, and comes ready to operate with a simple wall mount bracket and 10 foot power cord.
It is capable of operating with three different power options; 115 VAC, 24 VDC or alkaline batteries. If Oxygen is present, the user is notified by an audible alarm tone and the multicolored LED digital display. The OX-600 uses a fast responding low-cost plug-in style galvanic cell sensor. This long life sensor is field-replaceable with no special tools required. The sensor can also be remotely mounted with an optional remote sensor cable.
Wireless Gas Detectors
The RKI AirLink 6900 is a versatile truly wire free transmitter using…Read More
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