AB-5 and AB-5R

The AB-5 series of portable radiation monitors are Pylon’s most popular model of monitors. This monitor series uses proven photomultiplier tube (PMT) technology to detect photons generated by scintillation type detectors. The monitors are portable and easy to use in a wide variety of applications. A wide variety of detectors and accessories are available for the AB-5 series of monitors.


The AB-5R is an AB-5 that is incorporated in a more rugged chassis. Due to the wide range of detectors designed for these monitors, the monitors are sold without a detector. This allows the User to choose the required detector for their application.