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Civil Defense Simultest Kit (CDS)


The Civil Defense Simultest Kit (CDS) utilizes colorimetric Draeger detector tubes, the same tube chemistry used by NATO for many years in single detector tubes.

Quantity: 1/cs

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Civil Defense Simultest Kit (CDS)  – 4523130

Aberdeen Proving Ground tested various detector tubes for nerve and blister agents and the Draeger-Tubes performed well in all tests with consistent results. The gases they used for interference challenges did not affect the Draeger-Tubes performance. The Draeger CDS Kit provides two CDS sets for detection of eight chemical substances, including nerve, blood and lung, nose and throat irritating agents.

Complete Kit Includes;

  • CDS Set I – 5 each
  • CDS Set V – 5 each
  • Accuro Pumps – 2 each
  • Simultest Extension Hoses Accuro – 2 each
  • Simultest Set Openers – 2 each
  • Accuro Spare Parts
  • Laminated Instruction Cards
  • Pelican Case



  • Low cost compared to spectroscopic devices
  • No power supply required for manual pump
  • On-the-spot results in five minutes
  • No warm-up time
  • No calibration
  • Minimal training, training sets available
  • Simple operation
  • No filters to replace


This product meets the requirements for the California Standardized Equipment List – SEL 1.4.4
COLORIMETRIC Kit, WMD Special – WMD chemicals spot analysis detection of vapors, gases; Consists of specially selected industrial chemical colorimetric tubes assembled by the manufacturer with special instruction on how to employ for some WMD chemicals detection. Requires more advanced interpolation of the data derived.

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Additional information

Weight 1 lbs
Dimensions 10 × 10 × 10 in