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BACtrack Scout


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Ideal Application: Reliable handheld testing

BACtrack’s most affordable Xtend® hand-held Fuel Cell Sensor device, delivering accurate and reliable BAC results at the touch of the button. The Scout’s slim form factor makes it easy to take with you anywhere, easily fitting into a pocket or purse. The small, yet powerful BACtrack Scout.

BACtrack Scout Breathalyser

BACtrack Scout


24 Reviews

Core Features

Xtend® Electrochemical Fuel Cell Sensor:

BACtrack’s Xtend® Fuel Cell Sensor is the same technology trusted by hospitals and clinics and offers the highest level of accuracy and consistency.

Effective Breath Capture:

Locks out ambient air, fumes, and other airborne gases from the breath test sample.

One-Touch Operation:

Simply power on your BACtrack Scout and begin your alcohol test in seconds.

Low Power Requirement:

Get around 1,000 tests from one set of AAA batteries (supplied).

Previous Test Counter:

Counts previous test amounts to ascertain product usage.


FDA Approved / DOT Compliant / CE Certified / NHTSA Compliant – Meets all federal requirements for a breath screening device.


Full 1-year warranty (upheld in New Zealand, not the US)

Product Specs


Full 1 year manufacturers warranty (upheld in NZ not the US)

Flow Error Indicator:

Alerts if the blow is not consistent enough to take an accurate reading

Battery Level Indicator:

Don’t get left short of power when you need it most

Carrying Case:

Comes with a protective case for your unit

Auto Power Off:

The unit will automatically power down after 10 seconds to save batteries


6 x Hygienic, individually wrapped mouthpieces (included)


  • Sensor Technology: Xtend® Electrochemical Fuel Cell Sensor Technology
  • Sensor Accuracy: +/- 0.0055 at 0.050 % BAC
  • Detection Range: 0.000 – 0.400 %B.A.C
  • Dimensions: 10.8 x 4.8 x 1.7 cm
  • Weight: 84 grams (with mouthpiece and batteries included)
  • Power Supply: 2 x AAA alkaline batteries (included)
  • Battery Life: Approximately 1,000 tests
  • Warm up Time: 10 – 20 seconds (depending on last use)
  • Response Time: Within 10 seconds
  • Blowing Time: 5 seconds
  • Operating Temperature: 0-40 °C


  • 1 x BACtrack Scout Breathalyser
  • 1 x BACtrack Scout user manual
  • 6 x Individually wrapped hygienic mouthpieces
  • 1 x Carry case
  • 2 x AAA alkaline batteries


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Proprietary Sensor Technology.
Unparalleled Precision.

Every BACtrack breathalyser is engineered around the two factors that most influence accuracy: sensor type and breath capture.
Xtend Fuel Cell Sensor Technology

Xtend® Fuel Cell Sensor Technology

Engineered by BACtrack from technology used in experimental vehicle fuel mixing, our proprietary Xtend® Fuel Cell Sensors deliver the most accurate, consistent BAC results.

Optimal Breath Capture

Effective Breath Capture

Breathalyser test accuracy begins with an effective breath capture mechanism. BACtrack alcohol breathalysers are carefully designed to exclude ambient air, fumes, and other airborne gases that can contaminate alcohol test results.

Accuracy Focused Engineering

We focus our technology, so BACtracks’s Pro-grade series consistenly outperforms.

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BACtrack Scout Breathalyzer Review

The BACtrack Scout is a popular option for individuals looking for a portable and reliable device. It is a small, lightweight breathalyzer that fits comfortably in your hand. This alcohol breath tester uses advanced fuel cell sensor technology, similar to what law enforcement uses in roadside screening. Hence, it enables users to check their Blood Alcohol Content (BAC) before driving. It also gives real-time updates, making it efficient in monitoring the changes to the alcohol level during consumption.

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      BACtrack Scout Breathalyser

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