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Real-Time Silica Dust Monitor

Trolex Air XS Silica Monitor

Available at Control Hire, the Trolex Air XS Silica Monitor provides accurate, reliable, real-time data on Respirable Crystalline Silica (RCS) levels in challenging construction environments.

Product Details

The Trolex Air XS Silica Dust Monitor hire allows you to start monitoring for RCS in seconds, there are no more waiting weeks for lab results and costly reports. See live data reporting, create graphs, view incident logs and set alarm thresholds.

Real-time silica dust (RCS) data logging is the key to ending the problem of silicosis in the workplace. Instant alarms, intelligent use of PPE and Respiratory Protective Equipment, agile process development and smart deployment of ventilation and extraction systems will help save lives, reduce costs and protect the reputation of your business.

Contact us today to get access to a range of dust monitoring, dust control and dust extraction units to help you improve air quality in your construction site.

Control Hire is a construction safety equipment hire business that specialises in products that manage dust, ventilation, noise and fumes on construction sites.

Technical DATA

Sensing technology – Optical refraction technology (ORT), Light-state photometer (OPC)
Particulate measurement – Target RCS identification range 1 μm – 10 μm
Max. typical dust loading – 150 mg/m.
Continuous range – 25mg/m.
Displayed data – RCS mg/m, Total particulates/litre over the selected period
Averaging Period – 15 minutes, 1, 4, 8 & 12 hours
Sampling period – 1-60 seconds
Particle count – >600 particles/second
Total airflow rate – ~ 1.5 l/m (nominal)


  • Real time data, all the time.
  • Silica dust monitor (RCS)
  • 24 hour real time information about silica dust & respirable dust on screen
  • User selected rolling averages 15min, 1,4,8 & 12 hour periods.
  • Instant trend visualisation
  • Start monitoring Respirable Crystalline Silica (RCS) in seconds