Bump test is a necessary feature for each gas detector. This feature will check that the machine is still working normally or not? Is there a gas detected and does it trigger an alarm? Bump test operation each machine is different but requires standard gas bottles.
Steps to perform Bump test gas detector
- Activate bump test
- Connect to the gas bottle.
- Wait for the machine to show results (can Pass or Failure)
MSA Altair 4XR recommends Bump test once a day before putting it into use.
by TES Industry