Detonator Carriers

DETONATOR CARRIER UNITS

All our DCU’s (Detonator Carrier units) reduce the UN Hazard Classification and compatibility group from 1.1B to 1.4S*, consequently improving safety when storing and transporting electric and non-electric detonators.

Product NameProduct NumberProduct NameProduct Number
DCU 105: 125PN00768DCU 105: 212PN00431
DCU 500PN00010DCU 510PN00012
DCU 520PN00014DCU 525PN00016
DCU 530PN00018DCU 560PN01096
DCU 1000PN00952AMT Det Canister 9002PN00997
AMT Webbing - CamoPN01762AMT Det Canister
5002
PN01237
AMT Webbing - BlackPN01761AMT Mini Det CanisterPN01280
AMT Webbing - SandPN01763

DCU 105 / 212

A carrier Unit for long lead wires. This unit is above all. robust and lightweight and it enables the safe transportation of single packs of detonators.

-Contains blast and secondary fragments, which most importantly, protect personnel when carried by hand.

-Enables detonators and explosives to be stored and transported in the same vehicle.

-Improves logistical options and moreover, significantly reduces transport costs

-Suitable for belt and rucksack transport

-RF Screening and anti-static protection

Specifications 
External Length:212 mm / 8.27 inches
Internal Length:165 mm / 6.50 inches
External Diameter:46 mm / 1.81 inches
Internal Diameter:25 mm / 1.00 inches
Weight:400 gs / 0.88 lbs
All weights and dimensions approximate and subject to change
 
 

 


DCU 105 / 125

A shorter version of the 212, this unit still has exactly the same excellent qualities as the DCU 105/212.

 

Specifications: 
External Length:125 mm / 4.92 inches
Internal Length:80 mm / 3.20 inches
External Diameter:49 mm / 1.93 inches
Internal Diameter:25 mm / 1.00 inches
Weight:300 gs / 0.66 lbs
All weights and dimensions approximate and subject to change

 


Detonator Containment Unit : DCU 500 Series

The Detonator Containment Unit DCU500 Series reduces the hazard classification and compatibility group from 1.1B to 1.4S. Consequently this improves safety of personnel when storing and transporting electric and non-electric detonators. The DCU500 Series are widely used by demining companies, most notably, NATO and EOD Teams in the UK (Army, Navy and RAF) and Europe.

  • Contains blast & secondary fragments, and as a result, protects personnel when carried by hand.
  • Prevents sympathetic detonation.
  • Enables detonators & explosives to be stored/transported in same vehicle.
  • Improves logistical options and therefore, significantly reducing transport costs.
  • Comes in various formats so consequently, suits most standard types of detonators.

DCU 500 Series

SpecificationsDCU 500DCU 510DCU 520DCU 525DCU 530DCU 560
Number of Chambers181815 (10, 5)206
Internal Depth:80mm( 3")100mm( 4") 75mm(3")--55mm( 2")75mm( 3")
Internal Diameter:--35mm / 1"25mm / 1"--10mm / 0.4"25mm / 1"
Total Weight:5.8 kgs /
12.8 lbs
5.8 kgs /
12.8 lbs
5.8 kgs /
12.8 lbs
5.8 kgs /
12.8 lbs
5.8 kgs /
12.8 lbs
14 kgs /
31 lbs
External Length for all:300mm(12")
Internal Length for all:220mm(9")
External Width for all:155mm(6")
Internal Width for all:85mm(3")
External Height for all:185mm(7")
Available in a variety of colours and finishes
All weights and dimensions approximate and subject to change

 


Detonator Carrier Unit : DCU 1000

The Detonator Containment Unit DCU1000 provides blast protection to personnel when storing, handling and transporting bulk quantities of electric & non-electric detonators. As a result, the DCU1000 reduces the UN Hazard Classification and compatibility group from 1.1B to 1.4S. Consequently, making it compliant with road and air transportation regulations hence enabling cost effective logistical options.

  • Certified with UN Hazard Classification 1.4S – therefore making it compliant with road & air transport regulations
  • Most importantly, it prevents sympathetic detonation
  • Contains blast & secondary fragments which above all, protects nearby personnel
  • Enables detonators and explosives to be stored & transported in same vehicle therefore improving logistical options and in addition, significantly reduces transport costs
  • Furthermore, the DCU1000 suits most standard types of detonators
SpecificationsExternal DimensionsInternal Dimensions per chamber (16 chamber total)
Width:700 mm / 28 inchesDepth: For boxes up to 360 mm / 14.2 inches
Depth:670 mm / 26 inchesDiamter : 85 mm / 3.3 inches
Height:705 mm / 28 inches
Weight:200 kgs / 441 lbs
Available in a variety of colours and finishes
All weights and dimensions approximate and subject to change

 


AMT Det Canister

 The AMT Det Canister completely contains blast pressure waves and fragmentation, thus protecting personnel.

Designed for use in AMT (Advanced Manual Techniques) and manual render safe applications the small and lightweight Det Canister enables personnel to carry a single electric or non-electric detonator with complete safety. Due to SABREMATTM technology, the AMT Det Canister protects personnel against fragmentation, blast effects and detonation transmission, whilst on operations. The AMT Det canister is best carried in waist belt webbing bandolier (4 units), and to clarify, these can be supplied upon request. 

  • Most importantly they enable detonators to be safely carried in theatre
  • Light weight and in addition, simple to use
  • Multiple AMT Mini’s can be carried in belt webbing bandoliers
  • Furthermore, these can be used with electric or non-electric detonators.
  • Robust hard-wearing units which most importantly have, non-conductive coating.

SpecificationsAMT Det Canister 9002AMT Det Canister 5002Webbing Bandolier
Part Number:PN00997PN01237
Height:145mm138mm
Lid Diameter:50mm50mm
Body Diameter:50mm43mm100 x 200 mm
Net Explosive content:8 gs (max)8 gs (max)N/A
Weight:1.6 klgs1.1klgsapprox. 30 g
1 x Chamber:12mm diameter x 95mm deep12mm diameter x 95mm deep
Warranty (in original packaging)3 years3 years3 years
Service Life (in original packaging)5 years5 years5 years
Webbing Bandolier available in a Desert, Cam or Black
All weights and dimensions approximate and subject to change

AMT Mini Det Canister

This canister was tested with a No.8 electric detonator initiated inside the chamber with no fragmentation or external blast effect being produced. In addition, to simulate de-mining activity, the unit has also been tested with a No.8 electric detonator together with 0.5 grams of C4 adhered to it. In conclusion, no fragmentation or external blast effects resulted.

SpecificationsAMT MiniWebbing Bandolier
Measurements:35 x 93 mm (max)100 x 200 mm
Net Explosive content:1.5 g (max)N/A
Weight:approx. 228 gapprox. 30 g
Warranty (in original packaging)3 years3 years
Service Life (in original packaging)5 years5 years
Webbing Bandolier available in a Desert, Cam or Black
All weights and dimensions approximate and subject to change

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