Summary tables of six commercially available entry control and contraband detection technologies.

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Existing contraband detection and entry control devices such as metal detectors, X-ray machines, and radiation monitors were investigated for their capability to operate in an automated environment. In addition, a limited number of new devices for detection of explosives, chemicals, and biological agents were investigated for their feasibility for inclusion in future physical security systems. The tables in this document resulted from this investigation, which was part of a conceptual design upgrade for the United States Mints. This summary of commercially available technologies was written to provide a reference for physical security upgrades at other sites.

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Hunter, John Anthony July 1, 2005.

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Existing contraband detection and entry control devices such as metal detectors, X-ray machines, and radiation monitors were investigated for their capability to operate in an automated environment. In addition, a limited number of new devices for detection of explosives, chemicals, and biological agents were investigated for their feasibility for inclusion in future physical security systems. The tables in this document resulted from this investigation, which was part of a conceptual design upgrade for the United States Mints. This summary of commercially available technologies was written to provide a reference for physical security upgrades at other sites.

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  • Report No.: SAND2005-4303
  • Grant Number: AC04-94AL85000
  • DOI: 10.2172/923172 | External Link
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  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc894477

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Hunter, John Anthony. Summary tables of six commercially available entry control and contraband detection technologies., report, July 1, 2005; United States. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc894477/: accessed June 20, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.