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Lifeloc FC20 Breath Alcohol Tester

Lifeloc FC20 breathalyzerLifeloc makes professional breathalyzers based on fuel cell technology. You can read considerable detail about the company, its technology and its products at the Lifeloc website.

Its FC10 model is one of the market's leading professional breathalyzers. According to Lifeloc's own product description about the FC20:

* Incorporates all the leading FC-Series features with a 500-test, on-board memory and printing capability;

* Multiple, user-friendly, programmable features allow users to set-up the unit to fit their application;

* DataTrak software enables test results to be downloaded from the FC20 to a computer.

Here are some excerpts from a detailed product specifications list at the website:

* Advanced, highest quality fuel cell sensor;

* Response time: less than 5 seconds on negative, less than 10 seconds on positive;

* Fuel cell recovery time/retest delay: immediately following a negative, 30 seconds following a positive;

* Detects breath alcohol levels between .000 and .600 BAC;

* Stores up to 500 test results including time, date and BAC;

* Print to a Portable Printer;

* Stores batch and subject I.D.;

* Sequential numbering to 65,000 tests;

* Stores unit serial number;

* Stores calibration and verification information.

It is not easy to find independent reviews of this product. The Gearlog gadget guide, testing seven breathalyzers, used the FC10 as the standard against which to measure them. It wrote:

The big Kahuna: the Lifeloc FC10 digital breathalyzer, which is used by law enforcement. If you've ever been pulled over for drunk driving, you're probably familiar with the FC10. It's very easy to use: you just turn it on, look for the "wait" to disappear from the LCD screen (which is only about 10 secs), and blow. It gives you a response in under 10 seconds, and in about 20 seconds, it's ready for use again. It can detect blood alcohol levels between 0.000 to 0.600 (which we hope no one ever has to see the latter number, because that's like death). It uses 4-AA batteries. We used the FC10 as the standard to go by.

* Get the Latest Price on the Lifeloc FC20 Breath Alcohol Tester.

See also my report Guide to Buying the Best Breathalyzer. Check out for its breathalyzer best seller list and for lots of customer reviews. And go to for the latest information on personal breathalyzers, along with promotions and special offers.

November 11th, 2009




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