B&W Tek TacticID ® –N Handheld Raman Analyze

for Narcotic and Pharmaceutical Drug Identification

  • Advanced Mixture Analysis
  • Narcotics Library
  • Non-Destructive Analysis
  • WiFi Connectivity
  • Touch Screen Quick Notes
  • Remote Tablet Operation
  • Color-Coded Result Screens
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BW Tek TacticID N Handheld Raman Analyze
The TacticID®–N is a field-ready handheld instrument specifically designed for non-destructive forensic analysis of narcotics, pharmaceutical drugs, cutting agents and precursors by law enforcement personnel. It allows users to get real-time actionable identification and analysis of unknown chemicals, narcotics, pharmaceutical drugs and other substances while reducing operational uncertainty and response time.The TacticID-N comes standard with a comprehensive library of nearly 1,000 illicit substances including narcotics, pharmaceutical drugs, precursors and cutting agents. Additionally, users have access to frequent library updates in order to continuously maintain up-to-date identification capabilities and stay ahead of emerging narcotics.BW Tek TacticID GP Handheld Analyzer


Excitation Wavelength 785nm
Laser Output Power Up to 300mW, software adjustable
Spectral Range 176cm-1 to 2900cm-1
Spectral Resolution ~ 9cm-1 @ 912nm
Detector Type Linear CCD Array
Display High Brightness & High Resolution Touch Screen
Software TacticID OS (Embedded), & TacticID Software (PC)
Data Formats .txt, .csv, .spc
Libraries Narcotics, Pharmaceutical Drugs, Cutting Agents, Precursors
Connectivity Ethernet, Wi-Fi, & USB Compatible
Battery Rechargeable Li-ion, >5 hrs Continuous Operation or Surefire 123 option
AC Adapter DC 18 V, 1.67 A
Weight < 2 lbs (~0.9 kg)
Size 7.5in x 3.9in x 2.0in (19cm x 10cm x 5cm)
Operating Temperature -20 °C to +50 °C
Storage Temperature -30 °C to +60 °C
Protection IP65
Languages English, Spanish, Chinese, Japanese, Arabic, Korean,

BW Tek TacticID N Handheld Raman Analyze

  • Actionable Identification of Illicit Substances
  • Non-Destructive Narcotic Drug Identification
  • Identification of Pharmaceutical Drugs, Cutting Agents and Precursors


TacPac™ Adaptor

The optional TacPac adaptor allows for simple and accurate identification of heroin, fentanyl, synthetics and other traditionally difficult Raman samples using Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy (SERS).


BW Tek TacticID GP Handheld Analyzer

BW Tek TacticID N Handheld Raman Analyze

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Spectra Research Corporation (SRC) offers a range of innovative high-quality scientific products and laboratory services to industrial and scientific markets throughout Canada.

Established in 1993, SRC is a subsidiary of Allan Crawford Associates (ACA), one of Canada’s largest distributors of electronic components, test equipment and integrated networking solutions.

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