[ RadSafe ] Radon tracking...

Otto G. Raabe ograabe at ucdavis.edu
Tue Mar 27 22:28:12 CDT 2012

At 01:44 PM 3/27/2012, you wrote:
> From the manual:
>Sensor: Ionization Chamber
>It says that it takes 48 hours before it has a reliable reading -- I
>assume that it has a charge plate or something to collect Rn progeny.
So, it does not measure radon but rather measures ions or charged particles.

That's probably more relevant to lung exposure than is radon gas.


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