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Table 1 Specification of the measurement devices

From: Characterisation of exposure to non-ionising electromagnetic fields in the Spanish INMA birth cohort: study protocol

  Frequency range  
Measurement devices EMF-NIR Broadband Narrowband Measurement rangea Manufacturer
Basic unit NBM-550      Narda Safety Test Solutions
Probe EHP-50D ELF-MF/EF 5 Hz-100 kHzb Span of 0.3 nT-100 μT
100 Hz, 200 Hz, 500 Hz, 5 mV m−1-1 kV m−1
1 kHz, 2 kHz, 10 kHz, &  
100 kHzc  
Probe EF-0691 RF 100 kHz-6 GHz - 0.375 V m−1-650 V m−1
Taoma basic unit TS/001/UB      Tecnoservizi
Probe TS/002/BLF ELF-MF 15 Hz-100 kHz Span of 5 kHz, 10 kHz & 100 kHz 100 nT-10 mT
Probe TS/003/ELF ELF-EF 15 Hz-100 kHz Span of 5 kHz, 10 kHz & 100 kHz 10 V m−1-100 kV m−1
Probe TS/004/EHF RF 100 kHz-6 GHz - 0.2 V m−1-340 V m−1
Personal exposure meter (ExpoM-RF 3) RF - 16 bands (87.5 MHz-6GHz)d 0.003/0.02e V m−1-5 V m−1 Fields at work
  1. ELF extremely low frequency, RF radiofrequency, MF magnetic field, EF electric field; aThe limit of quantification is the same as the lower limit of the measurement range; bIt is possible to perform measurements with different spans or bandwidths; cThe start frequency for each span corresponds to 1.2 % of the span. The frequency bands are: 5–100 Hz; 5–200 Hz; 6–500 Hz; 12 Hz-1 kHz; 25 Hz-2 kHz; 120 Hz-10 kHz; 1.2-100 kHz. When in remote mode (disconnected from the control unit), 500 Hz is the minimum span that can be measured; dFrequency bands: 87.5 - 108 MHz; 470–790 MHz; 791 – 821 MHz; 832 – 862 MHz; 880 – 915 MHz; 925 – 960 MHz; 1710 – 1785 MHz; 1805 – 1880 MHz; 1880 – 1900 MHz; 1920 – 1980 MHz; 2110 – 2170 MHz; 2400–2485 MHz; 2500 – 2570 MHz; 2620 – 2690 MHz; 3400 – 3600 MHz; 5150 – 5875 MHz; eDepending on the frequency band
  2. Additional information regarding the equipment can be found in https://www.narda-sts.com/en/; http://www.westek.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2012/08/TAOMA-Brochure.pdf and http://www.fieldsatwork.ch/