The RE 80 M2 EST is an advanced and comprehensive modular Electronic Stethoscope designed for both Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) & Improvised Explosive Device Disposal (IEDD) applications. The equipment has the capability of amplifying acoustic vibrations emanating from mechanical, electro mechanical and certain electronic fuses and timing devices.
The RE 80 M2 EST also features an optional Microwave Doppler Contactless Microphone which can be positioned away from the device being monitored. The Contactless Microphone can read the signature of a range of mechanical and electronic timers. It can be used as an autonomous hand held search instrument or be patched into the main Stethoscope for remote monitoring.