HRX1 NonElectric Shock Tube Initiator
Item Number: 73690
The Scorpion HRX1 is E.I.T.s newest nonelectric initiation model. This unit
utilizes dual pushbutton initiation and an extra layer of security by use of a Safety
Key which must be inserted into the unit for operation. When removed, the HRX
remains inoperative until the key is replaced.
As with all E.I.T. initiation models the HRX1 features lightweight and a compact
design. The HRX1 is fully waterproof and resistant to impact. Also, the
pushbuttons are recessed into the unit which protects them from wear and
A single 9V alkaline battery operates the HRX1 and is loaded from the side by
simply dropping it into place. The battery cap is turned on and off by hand and
provides easy and immediate access while also making the battery compartment
In order to accommodate evolving trends in various types of nonelectric tubing,
E.I.T. has designed a new STC (Shock Tube Connector) which is capable of fitting
smaller tubing, as well as standard sizes.
Case: 3 W x 5.25L x 2.1D
Case w/Hardware extended: 3W x 6.6L x 2.1D
Weight: Approximately 1 lb.
Hardware: Nylon Plastic & Brass
Waterproof: Yes. Sealed Electronics
Activation: Dual Pushbutton
Safety: Command Key
Ready Indicator: High Intensity Green LED
Firing Voltage: 2,500+ VDC
Firing Energy: 0.5 Joules
Charge/Fire Cycle Time: Approximately 1 second
Shock Tube Connector (STC):
Replaceable. Fits tubing with an inside diameter (I.D.)
range of 0.036 to 0.045 inches and an outside diameter
(O.D.) of no more than 0.120 inches.
Main Power Source: Alkaline Heavy Duty 9V
Compartment Cover: 1-Step Easy-on Easy-off. No Tools Required