DETEX MS is a short delay non-electric detonator whose function is to detonate cap sensitive explosives. It does not damage the column charge in the hole. It can be produced in the desired shock tube length up to 500 ms with 25 ms delay intervals. It can be ignited with the surface connection detonator, electrical detonator and a minimum 5 gr/m detonating cord.
Usage Advantages
Possibility to be produced in desired shock tube length
Ease of use and carrying comfort
Explosive desensitization in column charge
Highest level of safety against mechanical impact and friction Increasing work efficiency with fast use and ease of connection
Technical specifications
Shell Aluminum
Shock Tube 3 Layer - 3 mm diameter (outer)
Nominal Tensile Strength 25 kg (+20°C)
Usage Temperature Range -30°C to +60°C
Shelf Life 24 months
Usage Suggestions
During use, care should be taken not to damage the connection blocks, shock tube and other plastic apparatus.
Detonator caps should be kept away from all kinds of impact, friction and force.
The shock tube should not be knotted or overlapped two or more times in the connection block.
The bottoms of the detonators should always be held in the opposite direction (outward) from our body.
Shock tubes should never be pulled, stretched or bent excessively.
Connections of surface detonators should only be made by authorized personnel after all holes are filled and tightening is completed.
Detonators should always be handled and used with care and attention.
Delay Periods
Detonator Number Delay Time (ms)
1 25
2 50
3 75
4 100
5 125
6 150
7 175
8 200
9 225
10 250
11 275
12 300
13 325
14 350
15 375
16 400
17 425
18 450
19 475
20 500


Usage Areas
In all kinds of surface blasting
In all blasting operations with vibration problems
In all blasting operations with static electricity and bad weather problems
In all blasting operations involving water
Storage Conditions

Like all explosives, DETEX MS should be stored and transported in accordance with Decree No. 87/12028 "Regulation on the Procedures and Principles of Hunting Equipment and Similar Explosives Excluded from Monopoly".

DETEX MS is a non-electric ignition system. The DETEX SD can be ignited with a surface connector, an electric detonator and a minimum 5 gr/m detonating cord.
Safety Directive

DETEX MS is classified as dangerous and explosive material. Transport, handling and using of this product by people who are not qualified by reason of  training, experience and authorization may cause injuries and fatal accidents. Therefore; carriage, use, and, when necessary, destruction or disposal of the product should be performed in accordance with the provisions set forth in the Decree no. 87/12028 "Regulation on the Procedures and Principles for Hunting Equipment and Similar Items related with Non-Monopoly Explosive Articles " and regulatory provisions in force.

Proper Shipping Name DETONATOR ASSEMBLIES, NON-ELECTRIC for blasting
UN Number 0360 - 0455
Class 1.1 B - 1.4 S
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