TruNarc Handheld Narcotics Analyzer

The South African drug problem continues to increase, with trafficking of Cat, Tik and Crystal Meth, Cocaine, Ecstasy and Heroin, and emerging threats like Fentanyl, Bath Salts and Spice (K2) impacting communities everywhere.

Identification of suspected narcotics is a critical challenge for law enforcement officials who need quick information in the field to help keep drugs, and drug dealers off the streets. With the Thermo Scientific™ TruNarc™ Handheld Narcotics Analyzer, narcotics officers, customs, border patrol, and other personnel can scan a sample for multiple narcotics in a single test to obtain clear, definitive results.

With the TruNarc Handheld Narcotics Analyzer, the accuracy and reliability of a narcotics lab are available anywhere you go. Narcotics, stimulants, depressants, hallucinogens and analgesics are easily identified using lab-proven Raman spectroscopy.

Single Test, Multiple Narcotics
Identifies up to 234 narcotics in a single test, saving time and money. 

Easy to Use
A single test for up to 294 controlled substances provides clear, definitive results for presumptive identification with no user interpretation. 


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Gemini Analyzer

Identify a broad range of unknown chemicals and explosives in the field quickly, safely, and confidently using FTIR and Raman spectroscopy in a single instrument. The Thermo Scientific™ Gemini™ Analyzer is the first to integrate these complementary and confirmatory chemical identification techniques in a rugged, lightweight, handheld solution. 

Small enough for field use, the Gemini Analyzer gives military personnel, bomb technicians, hazmat teams and first responders  a significant tactical advantage, helping them minimize time on target and confidently make life-saving decisions. The Gemini Analyzer is the first and only integrated Raman and FTIR handheld instrument in the world, providing complementary and confirmatory testing in a single, field-portable device.

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TruDefender FTX and FTXi Handheld Chemical Identification

When faced with an unknown chemical threat, every second counts. Quickly identify explosives or hazardous materials with Thermo Scientific™ TruDefender™ handheld analyzers. TruDefender FTX and FTXi instruments harness the power of FTIR spectroscopy to provide fast, actionable data to mitigate potential threats and protect hazmat teams and the community.

TruDefender analyzers have a self-contained anvil sampling head for easy sampling of solid and liquid chemicals in the field. The TruDefender FTXi model features embedded mobile phone technology to link directly to incident command or reachback support. 

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FirstDefender RMX Handheld Chemical Identification

Responder and community safety are critical when analyzing potentially hazardous materials. Military and civilian first responders need to quickly identify unknown solid and liquid chemicals down range including explosives, toxic industrial chemicals, chemical weapons, narcotics, precursors, white powders and more.

The Thermo Scientific™ FirstDefender™ RMX Handheld Chemical Identification Analyzer can be used as a handheld instrument or integrated onto a tactical robot, providing more flexibility and increased safety in incident response situations that call for rapid, accurate chemical identification.

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