Environmental Monitoring Equipment & Supplies • Sales, Rental & Service by Enviro-Equipment — Charlotte, North Carolina USA

RAE Systems MiniRAE 2000 Handheld PID Rental
  • Measures VOCs up to 10,000 ppm
  • Strong, built-in sample pump - draws up to 100 ft.
  • Easy-to-read display with backlight
  • Drop-in battery, over 10 hours per charge.

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The MiniRAE 2000 is the world's most popular hand-held photoionization detector (PID) for volatile organic compound (VOC) measurement. The MiniRAE 2000 is a datalogging capable PID. Common applications for the MiniRAE 2000 include confined space entry, emergency response to hazardous spills, indoor air quality, personnel monitoring, survey instrument for sample collection, and work place monitoring.

Items Included:
  • MiniRAE 2000 PID
  • Spare Water Trap Filter
  • Data Download Cable
  • Battery Charger & Cradle
  • Instruction Manual
  • Software
  • Hard Case
  • EEI Calibration Record
  • Charcoal Zero Adapter
  • Humidity Filtering Kit

Gas Monitor



Response Time


0 to 99.9 ppm
100 to 1,999 ppm
2,000 to 10,000ppm

0.1 ppm
1.0 ppm
1.0 ppm

2 sec
2 sec
2 sec


8.2" L x 3.0" W x 2.0" H (21.8 x 7.62 x 5.0 cm)


20 oz with battery pack (553 g) w/o rubber boot


Photoionization sensor with standard 10.6 eV or optional 9.8 eV or 11.7 eV UV lamp


Rechargeable, external, field-replaceable Nickel-Metal- Hydride (NiMH) battery pack

Operating Hours

10 hours continuous operation


Large LCD, backlight activated manually, by alarms or by darkness


1 operation and 2 programming keys

Direct Readout

• VOCs as ppm by volume
• High and low values
• STEL and TWA (in hygiene mode)
• Battery and shut down voltage


90 dB buzzer and flashing red LED to indicate exceeded preset limits:
• High: 3 beeps and flashes per second
• STEL and TWA: 1 beep and flash per second
• Alarms automatic reset or latching with manual override
• Optional plug-in pen size vibration alarm
• User adjustable alarm limits


Highly resistant to EMI /RFI.

Compliant with EMC Directive 89/336/EEC

IP Rating

IP-55: protected against dust, protected against low-pressure jets of water from all directions

Data Logging

267 hours (at one-minute intervals) with date/time. Header information includes monitor serial number, user ID, site ID, date and time


Two-point field calibration of zero and standard reference gas. Calibration memory of 8 calibration gases, alarm limits, span values and calibration date

Sampling Pump

• Internal, integrated flow rate of 400 cc/min
• Sample from 100' (30 m) horizontally or vertically

Low Flow Alarm

Auto shut-off pump at low flow condition


Download data and upload instrument set-up from PC through RS-232 link to serial port. Wireless communication enabled and certified (requires RAELink2 and ProRAE Remote to use)


902 to 928 MHz (license-free), 2.400 to 2.4835 GHz (license-free), 433 MHz, 869 MHz

RF Range

Up to 500' (152m; 900 MHz, 433 Mhz, 869 Mhz), extendable with RAELink3 Repeater to 2 miles (3.2km)

Hazardous Area Approval

• US and Canada: UL and cUL, Classified for use in Class I, Division 1, Groups A, B, C and D hazardous locations
• Europe: ATEX II IG EEx ia IIC T4


14° F to 104° F (-10° C to 40° C)


0% to 95% relative humidity (non-condensing)


Durable bright yellow rubber boot w/belt clip & wrist strap