Fido X3 Explosives Trace Detector

Fido X3
Fido X3 Explosives Trace Detector (ETD)

Fido X3 expedites on-site decision making with ten-second threat reporting via intuitive, go/no-go alarms. Training can be completed in 30 minutes, further minimizing the impact on day-to-day operations and costs. With thousands of units fielded in over 40 countries, the Fido X-series is the most trusted handheld explosives trace detector for critical security applications.


  • Handheld Explosives Trace Detector (ETD)
  • Detects broad range of threats
  • FLIR TrueTrace™ detection
  • Analysis <10 seconds
  • Weight 1.36 kg including battery


  • No radioactive ionization source
  • Fast, five-minute start-up
  • On-screen guided operation  
  • On-device video training
  • Data Storage and Management
  • Long-lasting, rechargeable battery
  • Rugged, MIL-STD-810G, 1-m drop tested
  • ASTM™ E2520 and ECAC BLS approved


  • Security checks (airport, railway station)
  • Police, customs, military and security companies
  • Major events (sports, art and culture, political conferences etc.) 
  • Government institutions