- Pentagon Protection has signed a distribution agreement with RedXDefense to distribute the XCAT Explosive and Contraband Handheld Detectors in the UK, Nigeria, Jordan and Lebanon.

Ideal for use by the military, police, forensic experts and businesses, the XCAT represents the very latest in lightweight, handheld detection unit designed to analyse and identify contraband like drugs, explosives and gunshot residue within seconds.

Steve Chambers, Pentagon Protection's managing director, said: "Developed by RedXDefense's engineers as a law enforcement version of the company's portable military explosive detector, the XCAT uses proven technologies reconfigured to deliver an unknown substance analysis system that is accurate and affordable with versatile detection capability.

"Pentagon is excited to offer this outstanding piece of equipment because it offers law enforcement, security and military personnel with a single platform solution at an affordable price."

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