Walk-through Metal Detector

The Metor 6S increases safety in prisons and jails by efficiently detecting small metal objects that can be used as weapons, even when they are hidden in body cavities. When used in manufacturing and distribution facilities to protect small, valuable assets, the Metor 6S raises profitability by deterring employee theft.

The Metor 6S complies with NIJ Standard 0601.02, fulfilling the requirements for corrections and law enforcement agencies. Preset programs which meet the different security levels defined by NIJ are immediately available.


Features and Benefits


The latest features for advanced security are available on the Metor 6M/S. Calibration guard, power guard and ready-state violation all protect against unwanted tampering to the machine. Fully configurable user levels allow for unprecedented control over who can view and change settings on the Metor 6M/S.


The Metor 6M/S has a random alarm function that enables security personnel to randomly choose individuals for an additional security check. With the new dual random alarm feature, people who cause a normal alarm are also subject to a random alarm.


Metor 6M/S is built with intelligent and virtually invisible traffic counters which are integrated inside the coil panels. Counters are bi-directional with a decrease mode. Alarms, passengers and alarm rates can all be counted.


With its immunity to electromagnetic interference and vibration, the Metor 6M/S is easy to install in the most demanding environments. Several units can be placed in close proximity to one another, increasing the level of flexibility when planning an installation site.


Our team is dedicated to providing a prompt, effective and personalized response that exceeds your expectations. With spare parts inventory and skilled technicians all over the world, you can be certain Rapiscan Systems will always be prepared with a solution to address your requirements. By measuring response time, parts delivery and support status, our team embraces a customer focused philosophy to ensure continual improvement in customer support, products and services.


Automated sensitivity and floor sensitivity functions make the calibration process easy, eliminating the time consuming trial and error method. Automated frequency function selects the optimum operating frequency for the installation environment or in case of side-by-side use of more than one unit. Preset Detection Programs – The Metor 6M is delivered with multiple preset detection programs based on international standards, ready to use immediately. 


Safety Standards - The Metor 6S meets with the limits set by international standards for human safety. Safe for wearers of heart pacemakers, pregnant women and magnetic recording materials.

Other Standards - The Metor 6S complies with NIJ Standard 0601.02, fulfilling the requirements for corrections and law enforcement agencies.

Compliant - Conforms to the applicable international standards for electrical safety and EMC.

Ambient Operating Temperature - From -20° C to + 60° C (From -4° F to +140° F)

Humidity - 0 to 95%, no condensation

Protection - IP 55 (EN 60529)

Power Supply - Mains: 90-264V AC/50-60Hz, Battery: 12V DC, Consumption: 50W (AC), 40W (DC), Fuse: TIA 5x20 mm. Power cord length: 2.5 m (8.2 ft).

Alarm - Audible/visible alarm. Alphanumeric display and Zone Display. Relay contact for remote alarm (SPDT)

Sensitivity - 100 sensitivity steps in each program. Separate horizontal zones with independently adjustable sensitivity from 0-200%.

Calibration - Automatic or manually set. Interference Suppression - Digital filtering by signal processor. Several operating frequencies to suppress local electrical noise.

Warranty - Two (2) years, parts

Network Connections - MetorNet Remote Security Monitoring System compatible (Ethernet)

Dimensions - Interior: 710 mm (28”) Width x Interior: 2050 mm (80.7”) Height Exterior: 850 mm (33.5”) Width x 2240 mm (88.2”) Height x 700 mm (27.6”) Depth

Depth Shipping Weight & Volume - Total: shipping weight: 74.5 kg (164 lbs) shipping volume: .47 m3 (16.5 cu ft) Net Weight: 58 kg (128 lbs) Coils: shipping weight: 55.5 kg (122.4 lbs) shipping volume: .35 m3 (12.37 cu ft) Cross bars + electronics: shipping weight: 19 kg (42 lbs) shipping volume: 12m3 (4.2 cu ft)

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