Gas-Explorer™ Hand Held Gas Detector From Bascom Turner

State-of-the-art, Easy to Use Gas Detectors, now with Eletronic Leak Sheets


The Gas-Explorer™ natural gas and combined natural gas, CO and O2 detectors are intrinsically safe, microprocessor based instruments designed to test ambient air and flue gas over a wide temperature range. Gas Explorers are housed in a high-impact, ergonomic case, yet weigh only 24oz (680g).

Working features

  • Measurements over the range of gas from 20ppm to 100% gas
  • A calibrated Track Gas scale with quick response displays in 20 ppm intervals
  • Bar holing: Peak and sustained readings displayed at the end of a fixed time
  • Two speed pump: Intrinsically safe pump automatically set for the job at hand
  • Visual and audible alarms for all monitored gases
  • Optional Electronic Leak Sheets
  • Optional GPS capabilities


  • Three button operation (no menus) and an on-board operating manual
  • Automatic storage of up to 6 months of time and mode-stamped operating data
  • Automatic storage of calibration data from the last 24 calibrations
  • A USB interface for data transfer and docking calibration

Bottom Line

An affordable, rugged, accurate, easy to use detector for both construction and service personnel, now with Eletronic Leak Sheets.


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Electronic Leak Sheets Paperwork without the Paper

Electronic Leak Sheets are custom-built to follow your company’s standard operating procedures. Let the Gas-Explorer fill out your leak sheets while you work with no messy paperwork or cumbersome extra steps. Simply follow the on-screen prompts, and download via USB or Bluetooth when finished.

Why Electronic?

  • A structured approach: the built in routines remind personnel of what needs to be done and the order in which to do it.
  • Standard operating procedures are consistently followed.
  • Automatic recording of readings minimizes errors.
  • Converts messy, illegible, hand written leak sheets to transparent, easy to read documents.

Bottom Line

Automatic data entry improves accuracy and increases productivity in the field and at the office.