DAB-TEK Portable CO Gas Detector - Battery Powered

DAB-TEK Carbon Monoxide Detector User Manual

Model: JSN-997

Product Overview

The DAB-TEK Carbon Monoxide Detector is a portable and versatile safety device designed to alert you to dangerous levels of carbon monoxide (CO). This lightweight, battery-powered unit can be mounted or placed freestanding and is ideal for home use or travel.


  1. Insert 2 AAA alkaline batteries into the battery compartment. Ensure the batteries are correctly oriented according to the +/- symbols.
  2. To place the detector free-standing, simply place it on a flat surface, such as a desk or table.
  3. To mount the detector to a wall, use the 2 screws included in the package:
    1. Choose a location at least 5 feet above the ground and away from any fuel-burning appliances.
    2. Drill holes in the wall, insert the screws, and securely hang the detector.


  1. Once the batteries are installed, the detector will perform a self-test with an audible beep to confirm it is operational.
  2. The LED indicator will flash periodically to show that the detector is monitoring CO levels.
  3. If high levels of CO are detected, the audible alarm will sound.
  4. Test the detector regularly by pressing the test button.

Troubleshooting Tips

  • No Power: Check that the batteries are installed correctly and replace them if necessary.
  • No Alarm Sound: Press the test button to ensure the alarm is functioning. If there is no sound, replace the batteries.
  • Frequent False Alarms: Relocate the detector away from potential sources of CO or areas with poor ventilation.
  • Alarm Sounds Without Presence of CO: Ensure the detector is not in close proximity to any chemical fumes or humidity that could interfere with the sensor.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Is the detector suitable for use in all types of accommodation?

Yes, the DAB-TEK Carbon Monoxide Detector is perfect for use in hotels, boats, Airbnbs, motels, RVs, and cruise ships. Its portability makes it a convenient travel companion.

What type of batteries does the detector require?

The detector requires 2 AAA alkaline batteries, which are included in the package.

How do I know if the detector is working?

The detector has a built-in test button to check its functionality. Additionally, the LED indicator will flash periodically, indicating that the device is active and monitoring CO levels.

Can I take the detector on an airplane?

Yes, you can take the detector on an airplane. However, it is advisable to remove the batteries during the flight to prevent the alarm from accidentally being triggered.

How often should I test the detector?

It is recommended to test the detector weekly to ensure it is functioning correctly.

What should I do if the alarm sounds?

If the alarm sounds, immediately move to fresh air and call emergency services. Do not ignore the alarm as carbon monoxide is a dangerous and potentially lethal gas.

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**Product FAQ: DAB-TEK Carbon Monoxide Detector**

**Q: Can this carbon monoxide detector be used for travel purposes?**
A: Yes, this detector is portable and perfect for travel. It is compact in size and operates on 2 AAA batteries, making it ideal for trips abroad, hotels, boats, airbnbs, motels, RVs, and cruises.

**Q: How is this carbon monoxide detector powered?**
A: This detector is battery-powered and requires 2 AAA alkaline batteries (not included) for operation.

**Q: What type of sensor does this carbon monoxide detector use?**
A: The DAB-TEK Carbon Monoxide Detector utilizes an electrochemical sensor to detect high and low levels of carbon monoxide.

**Q: How can I install this carbon monoxide detector?**
A: Installation is easy. Simply insert the required batteries and place the detector on a desk or table for temporary use. For a more permanent fixture, use the included screws to mount the detector on a wall.

**Q: Does this carbon monoxide detector have safety features?**
A: Yes, this detector features a built-in test button and low-battery warning to ensure that it is operating effectively at all times.

**Q: Is this carbon monoxide detector suitable for free-standing placement?**
A: Yes, unlike most detectors, this model can be mounted on a wall or placed free-standing on a desk, providing flexibility in placement options.

**Q: What are the dimensions and weight of this carbon monoxide detector?**
A: The product dimensions are 3.94 x 3.94 x 3.94 inches, and it weighs 3.2 ounces, making it compact and lightweight for easy portability.

**Q: What is included in the package when purchasing this carbon monoxide detector?**
A: The package includes one battery-powered DAB-TEK Carbon Monoxide Detector (1-Pack) along with native English instructions for easy setup and operation.


Model Number‎JSN-997
CategoryTools & Home Improvement > Safety & Security > Fire Safety > Carbon Monoxide Detectors
Style‎Battery Powered (1-Pack)
Power Source‎Battery Powered
Sensor Type‎Electrochemical
Part Number‎JSN-997
Item Weight‎3.2 ounces
Product Dimensions‎3.94 x 3.94 x 3.94 inches
Item model number‎JSN-997
Batteries‎2 AAA batteries required. (included)
Item Package Quantity‎1
Batteries Included?‎Yes
Batteries Required?‎Yes
Battery Cell Type‎Alkaline
Customer Reviews4.5 4.5 out of 5 stars 614 ratings 4.5 out of 5 stars
Best Sellers Rank#37,027 in Tools & Home Improvement (See Top 100 in Tools & Home Improvement) #52 in Carbon Monoxide Detectors
Date First AvailableJune 7, 2022
StyleBattery Powered (1-Pack)
Power SourceBattery Powered
Sensor TypeElectrochemical
Weight‎3.2 ounces
Dimensions‎3.94 x 3.94 x 3.94 inches
First AvailableJune 7, 2022

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