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What are calibrations? Well, for starters, it is a technical process which keeps your breathalyzer in tip top, and working condition. Think of it as a car servicing: even though your car is in working condition and everything seems and works fine, you're still required to send it in for servicing. There could be an unknown issue with your tyres, there could be alternator issues, or even worse- an engine issue. Similar to a car, a breathalyzer has many different working components within itself, and must be checked every 6 months (our recommendation), or at least once every year.  ...

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Using a breathalyzer is a fairly simple procedure, although the steps may be confusing- especially for a first time user when they're blowing into the device itself. Don't worry- our short instructions are here to help! Just follow the steps below to make full use of your breathalyzers:   Turning Your Device On: This point is fairly straightforward- just press the allocated power button, wait for your device to turn on, wait until it cools down, and once your device display reads as "Ready" or 0.000, you may then begin testing. Also, please note that you should only test yourself...

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Think about this: you have a grand night out on the town with a bunch of your mates, drinking, laughing, and generally enjoying the night. You knock back pint after pint, and you're feeling great. Eventually, the night winds down to a close, and you find yourself about to go home. The best course of action would be to take a taxi or an Uber home, but what if you drove to the establishment, and you feel that you're sober enough to drive home? There's no way of actually being able to tell whether or not you're within Australia's legal...

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Breathalyzer is a specific band name that's become commonly used like a generic (like Band-Aid and Xerox) to refer to any number of breath analyzers that detect alcohol from the breath. Breathalyzers are devices that are used in order to measure a users BAC (Breath Alcohol Content), and come in a variety of all shapes and sizes and vary in usage. Some forms of usage include (and are not limited to) police tests for drink driving, workplace security checks, and even personal tests.    One of the most popular forms of breathalyzers is the handheld breathalyzer, which is the type of...

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