MiniRAE 3000

RAE Systems MiniRAE 3000 handheld VOC detector available at JM Test SystemsKey Features

Proven PID technology – The patented sensor provides the following unique features:

  • A 3-second response time

  • Extended range up to 15,000 ppm with improved linearity

  • Humidity compensation with inbuilt humidity and temperature sensors

Real-time wireless data transmission with built-in RF modem or Bluetooth.

Design for service Easy access to lamp and sensor in seconds without tools.

Big Graphic display for easy overview of gas type, Correction Factor and concentration.

Field interchangeable battery pack in second’s without tools.

Integrated Flash Light for better view in dark conditions

User friendly screens including plot view chart view

Inbuilt full RAE Systems 350 compounds correction factors list measure more chemicals than any other PID

Multilanguage support with 10 languages encoded

Rugged housing withstands use in harsh environments

  • IP67 Waterproof design for easy cleaning and decontamination in water

  • Strong protective removable Rubber Boot.


View real-time sensor data and alarm status at headquarters or command center

Automatic lamp type recognition

Duty-cycling™ lamp and sensor autocleaning technology

Tough, flexible inlet Flexi-Probe™

Large 3 keys operable with 3 layers of gloves

Strong, built-in sample pump draws up to 100 feet (30m) horizontally or vertically

Loud 95 dB audible alarm

Bright red flashing visual alarm

Interchangeable Drop-In Lithium-ion and alkaline battery packs

Charging cradle doubles as an external battery charger

Compatible with AutoRAE™ calibration station

ProRAE Remote software simultaneously controls and displays readings for up to 64 remote detectors

License free, ISM band RF transmission with communication range up to 500 feet 2 miles (with optional)

Optional RAELink III modem provides GPS capability to track and display readings from remote detectors as well as 2 miles long distance transmission

Data logging with up to 6 months of data at one-minute intervals

3-year 10.6eV lamp Warranty

JM Test alternate view of RAE Systems MiniRAE 3000Specifications

Sensor Specifications

Gas Monitor

Range Resolution Response Time T90
VOCs 0-999.9 ppm
1000-15,000 ppm
0.1 ppm
1 ppm
< 3 s
< 3 s

Detector Specifications

Sampling Pump


Sampling Pump

Size 10" L x 3.0" W x 2.5" H (25.5 cm x 7.6 cm x 6.4 cm)
Weight 26 oz (738 g)
Sensors Photoionization sensor with standard 10.6 eV or optional 9.8 eV or 11.7 eV lamps
  • Rechargeable, external field-replaceable Lithium-Ion battery pack
  • Alkaline battery adapter
Operating Hours 16 hours of operation (12 hours with alkaline battery)
Displays 4 lines, 28 x 43 mm, with LED backlight for enhanced display readability
Keypads 1 operation and 2 programming keys, 1 flashlight on/off
Direct Readout Instantaneous reading:

  • VOCs as ppm by volume
  • High values
  • STEL and TWA
  • Battery and shutdown voltage
  • Date, time, temperature
Alarms 95dB at 12" (30 cm) buzzer and flashing red LED to indicate exceeded preset limits:

  • High: 3 beeps and flashes per second
  • Low: 2 beeps and flashes per second
  • STEL and TWA: 1 beep and flash per second
  • Alarms latching with manual override or automatic reset
  • Additional diagnostic alarm and display message for low battery and pump stall
EM/RFI Highly resistant to EMI/RFI Compliant with EMC Directive 2004/108/EC
IP Rating
  • IP67 unit off and without flexible probe
  • IP65 unit running
Data Logging Standard 6 months at one-minute intervals
Two-point or three-point calibration for zero and span. Calibration memory for 8 calibration gases, alarm limits, span values and calibration dates
  • Internal, integrated flow rate at 500 cc/mn
  • Sample from 100′ (30m) horizontally and vertically
Low Flow Alarm Auto shut-off pump at low flow condition
  • Download data and upload instrument set-up from PC through charging cradle or optional Bluetooth™
  • Wireless data transmission through built-in RF modem
Frequency 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: Classified as Intrinsically Safe for use in Class I, Division 1 Groups A, B, C, D
  • Europe: ATEX II 2G EEx ia IIC T4
Temperature -4° to 113° F (-20° to 50° C)
Humidity 0% to 95% relative humidity (non-condensing)
Attachment Durable bright yellow rubber boot
Warranty 3 years for 10.6 eV lamp, 1 year for pump, battery, sensor and instrument

*Specifications are subject to change.