Tag: radiation detector

How to stop a smoke detector from chirp when it’s not working

Smoke detectors work by emitting a low-frequency sound called an acoustical wave.The sound can be heard from miles away, but it can also be detected by a detector in your house.But some detectors don’t have enough power to see the sound from your own house, so you need to...

The world’s best smoke detector

If you have ever used an infrared smoke detector (i.e. an electronic device that emits infrared light to detect and identify gases), then you may have heard of the Kidde Smoke Detector.Its predecessor, the Smoke Detuator was a relatively expensive and time consuming solution, but with a price tag...

CNET

CNET readers can now access a brand new radiation detector, the Radiowave Smoke Detector, with its first public beta test in less than 24 hours.The Radioshack Radioview is a high-powered, low-cost device that has a 3D-printed body that can detect radiation at a range of up to 50 miles...