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Micromate

Introducing the new Instantel® Micromate® Vibration and Overpressure Monitor. click for larger view of Micromate

  • USB Connectivity for downloading events and to connect to external devices such as powered USB Hubs, Modems, Memory sticks, Printers or a GPS.
  • Download Events without a PC: Simply connect a USB memory stick, select and save Events
  • Touch Screen: Large, high resolution color graphics touch screen
  • Easy to read and navigate menu structure
  • Context Sensitive Icons: Icons are only shown if they are relevant to what you are doing
  • Short Cut Icons: Fast, one touch access to the most commonly used features
  • Context Sensitive Help at your fingertips
  • Integrated Keypad: Large 10-key interface with dedicated function keys
  • Remote Access: Use Instantel’s Auto Call Home program for easy, remote access to your monitor and data
  • Field Printing: Optional field printing with a supported Instantel USB printer (Sold separately)
  • Variable Sample Rates: 1024, 2048, and 4096 samples per second (S/s) for each channel
  • Zero dead time between recorded events
  • Full Waveform Event capacity with the standard memory, store up to 1000 events of one second duration at sample rates up to 2048 S/s.
  • Battery Life: 10 days of monitoring (15 day option available)
  • Record Modes: Waveform, Waveform Manual, Histogram and Histogram Combo Record Modes
  • Monitor Scheduler: Assign different setup files, scheduled self checks, scheduled Auto Call Home times and when to start and stop monitoring
  • Full Waveform Event Analysis: Time of the event, trigger source, peak particle velocity (PPV) for each vibration channel, peak air overpressure, zero crossing (ZC) frequencies, peak vector sum (PVS), maximum acceleration, maximum displacement and more, all available on the unit in the field
  • Personal and Job Specific Information: Save multiple operator names and configuration files on the unit
  • Rugged Design: Field rugged and durable design with a fully sealed top panel, non–corrosive connectors, and sealed electronics to enhance water resistance
  • Optional Protective Boot: The optional boot provides added protection as well as increased flexibility for mounting your Micromate unit.
  • National Frequency Analysis Standards: Supports numerous Compliance Reports – select the desired standard for inclusion on the hard copy field reports
  • Full PC Compatibility: Archive, print, perform analysis and post process with the Blastware software module
  • Optional Auxiliary I/O Connector: This factory installed option allows for the connection and operation of the Instantel Remote Alarm and or External Trigger Cable.
  • Optional Remote Alarm (optional Auxiliary I/O required): The Remote Alarm allows the Micromate to control two external devices such as sounder or strobe lights.
  • Optional External Trigger Cable (optional Auxiliary I/O required): Use the optional external trigger cable connected to the auxiliary I/O connector to trigger the unit at the same time as an event occurs
  • Optional GPS: Connect the compatible Magellan Explorist 310, Global Positioning System (GPS), to the Micromate to download and include the vibration source and sensor location coordinates on event reports or to synchronize the Micromate’s internal clock with the GPS system.

Micromate Specifications - English
Micromate Specifications - French
Micromate Specifications - Spanish
Micromate Specifications - Swedish

Range of Applications

  • Blast monitoring for compliance
  • Near-field blast monitoring
  • Pile driving monitoring
  • Environmental monitoring
  • Heavy transportation monitoring
  • Tunnel and subway monitoring
  • Bridge monitoring
  • Remote access monitoring
  • Dynamic compaction activity
  • Construction activity
  • Demolition activity
  • Structural monitoring and analysis
  • Minimate Pro6
  • Minimate Pro4
  • Micromate

Minimate Pro6 Highlights

Key Features Ethernet® interface when connected directly to the unit (Auto Call Home is not supported over the Ethernet)
Auto Call Home™ remote monitoring function
Cast aluminum case
Water resistant to IPC67 – submerse to 30 cm (1 ft.) for 24 hours
Compliant to CE Class B - Meets or exceeds RF and EMI requirements
Sensor Check for automatic error checking
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6 Channels Microphone and Triaxial Geophone or two Triaxial Geophones
Available Memory 7,100 plus events
Record Modes Manual, Continuous, Histogram, Instantel Histogram Combo, and VDV - Vibration Dose Value (optional)
Available Sample Rates 512 to 65,536 S/s per channel
Unit Dimensions 254 X 117 X 108 mm (10.0 X 4.6 X 4.25 in)
Unit Weight 2.27 kg (5 lbs)
User Interface 10 domed tactile keys
Product Rank Premium

Minimate Pro4 Highlights

Key Features Ethernet® interface when connected directly to the unit
(Auto Call Home is not supported over the Ethernet)
Auto Call Home™ remote monitoring function
Cast aluminum case
Water resistant to IPC67 – submerse to 30 cm (1 ft.) for 24 hours
Compliant to CE Class B - Meets or exceeds RF and EMI requirements
Sensor Check for automatic error checking
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4 Channels Microphone and Triaxial Geophone
Available Memory 8,000 plus events
Record Modes Manual, Continuous, Histogram, Instantel Histogram Combo, and VDV - Vibration Dose Value (optional)
Available Sample Rates 512 to 65,536 S/s per channel
Unit Dimensions 254 X 117 X 108 mm (10.0 X 4.6 X 4.25 in)
Unit Weight 2.27 kg (5 lbs)
User Interface 10 domed tactile keys
Product Rank Premium

Micromate Highlights

Key Features Hand-held
USB interface for high-speed data transfers and connection to Instantel compatible modem, printer and memory sticks (sold separately)
Touch screen with context sensitive icons
Auto Call Home™ remote monitoring function
10 day battery life (15 day optional)
Rugged design (optional protective boot and cover)
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4 Channels Microphone and Triaxial Geophone
Memory Store 1000 Events
Record Modes Waveform, Waveform Manual Histogram and Instantel® Histogram Combo
Available Sample Rates 1,024, 2,048, 4,096 KHz S/s per channel (independent of record time)
Unit Dimensions 101.6 x 135.1 x 44.5 mm (4.15 x 5.32 x 1.75 in)
Unit Weight 0.5 kg (1.1 lbs)
User Interface 10 domed tactile keys, colour touch screen, and full display keyboard with dedicated icons for common functions
Product Rank Mid-range

Minimate Plus Highlights

Key Features Most versatile monitor available
Auto Call Home™ remote monitoring function
Wide variety of sensors – microphones, geophones, accelerometers, and hydrophones
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View Minimate Plus with Flex
4 Channels Microphone and Triaxial Geophone
8 Channels Two Microphones and two Triaxial Geophones or 8 independent channels
Available Memory 300 events
Record Modes Manual, Single-shot, Continuous, Histogram, and Instantel® Histogram Combo
Available Sample Rates 1,024 S/s to 16,384 S/s per channel, selectable up to 65,536 S/s for 8 channels
Unit Dimensions 81 X 91 X 160 mm (3.2 X 3.6 X 6.3 in)
Unit Weight 1.4kg (3lbs)
User Interface 8 domed tactile keys
Product Rank Mid-range

Minimate Blaster Highlights

Key Features Easy to use
AutoRecord record stop mode
Built for blasters
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4 Channels Microphone and Triaxial Geophone
Available Memory 300 events
Record Modes Manual and Continuous
Available Sample Rates 1,024 to 4096 S/s per channel
Unit Dimensions 81 X 91 X 160 mm (3.2 X 3.6 X 6.3 in)
Unit Weight 1.4kg (3lbs)
User Interface 8 domed tactile keys
Product Rank Mid-range

Blastmate III Highlights

Key Features Onsite/In-field printing
Auto Call Home™ remote monitoring function
Wide variety of sensors – microphones, geophones, accelerometers, and hydrophones
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View Blastmate III
4 Channels Microphone and Triaxial Geophone
8 Channels Two Microphones and two Triaxial Geophones or 8 independent channels
Available Memory 300 events
Record Modes Manual, Single-shot, Continuous, Histogram, and Instantel® Histogram Combo
Available Sample Rates 1,024 S/s to 16,384 S/s per channel, selectable up to 65,536 S/s for 8 channels
Unit Dimensions 269 X 355 X 165 mm (10.6 X 14.0 X 6.5 in)
Unit Weight 6.4 kg (14 lbs)
User Interface 63 domed tactile keys, incl. full keyboard
Product Rank Mid-range
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