Alcotest® 6000

Alcotest® 6000

Breath alcohol testing made easy​

Dräger’s Alcotest® 6000 has been sold over a million times due to its proven measuring technology and user-friendly, portable design. It allows the professional user to perform a breath alcohol test with speed and precision.

​Dealing with intoxicated people requires a high degree of attention and concentration. The intuitive operation of the Alcotest 6000 ensures that it can be operated with just one button, making it easier for you to perform the test. The large backlit display is easy to understand due to its full-text messages which guide users through performing the alcohol test.

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  • Ready to use within seconds
  • Possible to measure alcohol in the ambient air (passive)
  • Can be operated with just one button
  • Large back-lit display with FULL text messages to guide you through the process
  • LED and audible signals complement the display
  • Two menu buttons to navigate through the menu
  • Slide‘n‘click mouthpiece
    • Intuitively fit it correctly, even in the dark
    • Safe, hygienic distance between the user and test subject
    • Spacer prevents direct contact between lips and device
    • The mouthpiece is easy to remove
    • The non-return valve prevents inhalation of air through mouthpiece

  • Measuring Range:
    • Breath Alcohol Concentration: 0.000 to 0.500 g/210L
    • Blood Alcohol Concentration: 0.000 to 0.500% BAC
    • Small Values will be shown as o.000: 0.000 to 0.0063 g/210L
  • Ambient Conditions:
    • During Operation: –5 to +50 °C (+23 to +122 °C); 10 to 100 % r. h. (non-condensing); 600 to 1300 hPa
    • During Storage: –20 to +60 °C (–4 to +140 °F); 15 to 75 % r. h. (10 to 100 % r. h. <48 h)
  • Taking Samples:
    • Respiratory volume: >1.2 L (default)
    • Breath flow: >10 L/min (default)
    • Duration of breath: >1.6 s (default)
  • Measurement Accuracy: Standard deviation of the repeatability with ethyl alcohol standard (<0.100 % BAC; ≥0.100 % BAC)
  • Test for Accuracy: Recommendation: every 12 months
  • Dimensions: 50/60 mm x 141 mm x 31 mm (W x H x D)
  • Weight: approx. 5.3 oz (150 g)
  • Protection Class: IP54