Passive Alcohol Sensor, Lion Laboratories

Passive Alcohol Sensor, Lion Laboratories

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First PAS (passive alcohol sensor) unit to use a fuel call sensor, which is more sensitive and rugged that the semi-conductor used in the original Nippon-Seiki passive sensor. This was the first Lion Laboratories attempt at producing a fuel cell unit.
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Object Name
breath alcohol tester
Breath alcohol tester
Physical Description
metal (handle material)
plastic (sensor material)
overall: 16 in x 1 3/4 in; 40.64 cm x 4.445 cm
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Road
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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