The Scorpion L-450 is a compact and rugged light-weight Solid-State Electronic Capacitor Discharge Blasting Machine. The unit is completely sealed making it waterproof and impervious to dust, dirt, sand, and debris. It features EIT’s specially developed Heavy-Duty Push Down Binding Posts for quick and secure lead line attachment, even if the user is wearing gloves. The L-450 incorporates 2 guarded pushbutton switches for Charge and Fire operations and is engineered for rapid charging. A 9V battery provides hundreds of Charge/Fire cycles, and loads smoothly through the side of the unit into a waterproof compartment secured in place by an easy-on/off battery cap that requires no tools. The Scorpion L-450 incorporates 2 attachment points for a factory supplied detachable Belt Loop offering easy carrying and accessory options.
L‐450 (Available Alternative)

Scorpion Solid‐State Electronic Blasting Machine

FIRING ENERGY: 450 VDC @ 5.0Joules
FIRING CAPABILITY: Electric Blasting Caps, Electric Breech
FIRING CAPACITY: 200 Ohms circuits requiring minimum 1.5A @ 20mJ/Ohm of resistance
FIRE CIRCUIT: Locked out unless full charge is available
ARMED INDICATOR: High visibility green LED
OUTPUT: Binding Posts shunted internally
ABORT: When ‘Charge’ switch is released before ‘Detonate’ unit is returned to stand-by condition
FIRING: Requires sequenced 2 switch operation
DIMENSION: 3″wide x 1.5″thick x 4″high (7.6cmx 3.8cmx 10.1cm)
WEIGHT: 15 oz w /battery (425g)
HARDWARE: Brass, Nylon, Rubber
INGRESS: IP68 (3m)
OPERATING TEMP: Tested -20°F -140°F (-29°C -60°C )
STORAGE TEMP: Tested -45°F 180°F (-42°C -82°C )
COLORS: Black, Yellow, Tan, OD Green
BATTERY: Replaceable 9V (HD alkaline recommended )
LIFE: ~250+ Charge/Fire Cycles typical
CONNECTION: EIT’s quick-connect HD Output Binding Posts
SWITCHES: Switchguard protected, rugged waterproof boots
BATTERY: Battery loads smoothly through side of unit and is secured in place by easy -on /off battery cap
WARRANTY: Lifetime warranty against manufacturing defects


Superior Field Reliability

Scorpion devices are built with the highest quality electronics and components so you can count on them to work in even the most unforgiving environments. Engineered for long life, Scorpion devices continue to provide reliable performance for decades in the field where other manufacturers break down after only months.

Quick and easy battery replacement in 1 step

Scorpion units are designed with a waterproof battery compartment for quick and easy replacement. No need to remove screws and, as with competitors machines, expose the wiring and internal components just to change the batteries. EIT developed the one step on and off compartment cover to let you replace a battery anywhere- no tools required.