Whether you use that will to stay legal driving on a holiday abroad (where most blood-alcohol figures limits are different), for that will early Sunday morning blast in your classic car following a Saturday night dinner party, doing the school pick-up run after a glass of wine at lunch or after the mother of all sessions the night before in addition to that has a long drive ahead, unintentional drink driving the morning after can be easier than you might think in addition to This particular device ends all the doubt, with cold, hard facts – helping you stay legal.
Drink driving unintentionally should at This particular point be a thing of the past This particular with This particular nifty little gadget by AlcoSense – wither the £99.99 Excel entry design or the one we have here, the Pro for £149.99, both available via Halfords or online.
The completely new AlcoSense Excel can be the first breathalyser under £100 to use a smaller variation (64mm2) of exactly the same sensor used in several UK Police-approved breathalysers (200mm2), bringing a completely new level of accuracy in addition to reliability for drivers at This particular cost. in addition to the Pro offers a 121mm² Fuel Cell, which, in addition to giving incredibly accurate, detailed readings to two or even three decimal places in either blood (‰BAC) or breath (mg/L) alcohol concentrations, will alert you when you are close to or over your own set limit.
Additionally, the upgraded Pro offers the superb functionality of pre-loaded data of 40+ countries alcohol limits: that will will work with any limit worldwide in addition to can be changed between limits simply in addition to easily, using an idiot proof menu system – doing that will ideal if you do a lot of foreign road trips, for use on holiday or even between Scotland in addition to England, for example, where different limits apply.
The Pro also offers a handy ‘time to sober’ estimation figure if you are recorded over the limit (blood alcohol continues to rise up to 0 minutes after you stop drinking) as well as the patent-pending “blow coach” to help make sure you are getting that will right in addition to receiving an accurate reading via the blow tubes (supplied), time after time. Oh, in addition to that will’s got a 128 test result stage memory, that has a time/date stamp, where the Excel offers a simpler 24 only – for a back-up or all your test results.
All these added features in addition to functions for only £50 more mean the Pro can be the one to go for in our view.
The Alcosense range also offers the first breathalysers in This particular cost bracket to feature a full colour screen in addition to intuitive graphic user interface – giving on-screen prompts in addition to tips, doing that will exceptionally easy to use. in addition to both types feature a very simple green (no alcohol), orange (alcohol present, under limit) in addition to red (alcohol present, over the limit) result graphics on the 48mm full colour screen. Very clear. Very cool.
AlcoSense’s unique slide mechanism keeps the sensor in addition to blow tube receptacle covered when not in use, stopping dust or contaminants coming from entering the unit. When slid open, the blow tube receptacle lights up, doing that will easy to insert a fresh blow tube, even on dark winter mornings. that will’s simple in addition to easy to operate.
Hunter Abbott, MD of AlcoSense. “The only way to tell when you’re safe to drive the morning after the night before can be either to abstain completely coming from drinking alcohol or to use an accurate personal breathalyser. The AlcoSense Excel gives detailed readings all the way up through the range so you can tell exactly when you are clear.
“The AlcoSense Excel isn’t just feature rich. that will boasts an award winning functional, clean design that will can be shared with the AlcoSense Pro in addition to Ultra, winners of the 2016 International Red Dot Award for Outstanding Product Design. The range can be particularly aimed at drivers with families who want to stay safe, those who rely on their license for work or play, in addition to who seek reliability in addition to accuracy at an affordable cost.”
Get one of these trick tech tolls in your glovebox at This particular point! Highly recommended.
Roadies be aware of a quick point about driving through France. To comply with French law, you need to keep an NF Certified Single Use breathalyser inside your vehicle. This particular can be the only country that will requires This particular. The Excel in addition to Pro will work with the French limit yet to comply with French law, you also need the NF single use breathalyser too. The single use breathalyser only works with the French limit in addition to AlcoSense can be one of only two manufacturers to be approved under NF regulations. They cost £4.99 for a twin pack. Of course, if you are not driving through France, you don’t need these.