Garrett PD 6500i Walk-Through Metal Detector

Product Description

Item # 1168411

TSA Certified to meet Enhanced Metal Detector requirements for U.S. Airports, and is an Approved Product for Homeland Security under the SAFETY Act.

The Garrett PD 6500i from Blue Monster Prep is designed for maximum throughput without compromising security, and is the walk-through metal detector of choice for security professionals worldwide.

The Garrett PD 6500i leads the industry with superior pinpoint technology and unmatched discrimination features. It is the only metal detector approved for U.S. and European airports that indicates whether multiple targets are located on the left, right or center of the body as well as vertical location.




  • 33 pinpoint zones to precisely identify multiple target locations from head to toe on the left, center, and right sides of the body.

  • More than 20 standard programs for multiple security applications.
 There is no need to change software to change security applications.
  • Program settings include:
  • Airports                                    
  • Schools
  • Courthouses
  • Buildings
  • Special Events
  • Prisons
  • Nuclear
  • Loss Prevention
  • International security standards—The PD 6500i meets the world's highest test certifications.
  • Advanced broadband detection technology provides superior target analysis, ferrous and non-ferrous weapons detection, discrimination and higher throughput. 
  • Directional counter tracks the number of patrons that have passed through the detector, the direction of patrons, the number of alarms and calculates alarm percentage. Four directional count settings for counting (forward, reverse, subtract in reverse, and bi-directional).
  • Superior versatility: multiple setting options designed for airports, courthouses, prisons, schools, facilities, special events, mass transit, loss prevention and many other applications.
  • Networking ability: CMA provides networking, remote control, monitoring, data analysis and group management.
  • Meets IP55 standards for moisture and foreign matte protection.

  • Pacing lights at the entrance display universal 
"wait" and "proceed" symbols for traffic control.
  • Alarms: audible tone and volume adjustable. Bright LED visual alarm.
  • Multi-Unit and Multi-Brand Compatibility: 2,300 selectable operating frequencies and multiple channels allow the PD 6500i to operate in close proximity to other PD 6500is as well as other brand units.
  • Can be added to existing checkpoints without having to replace other brand units: numerous frequency selections and excellent interference rejection.
  • Tamper-Proof: all settings are secured with a key lock and two levels of access codes. Further security is accomplished with a cabinet lock which prevents unauthorized access to physical cables, connectors and electronics.
  • Interference Suppression: 100% sensor coil Faraday shielding; special Garrett built-in circuitry for noise suppression and ignoring x-ray monitor.
  • Control Outputs: Solid state switches (low voltage AC or DC) for operating external alarms and control devices.




Technical Specifications

  • Temperatures
  • Operating: -4° F (-20° C) to +122° F (50° C)
  • Humidity to 95% non condensing
  • Storage: -40° F (-40° C) to 158° F (70° C)
  • Power

Fully automatic 100 to 240 VAC, 50 or 60 Hertz, 45 watts; no rewiring, switching or adjustments needed.

  • Weatherproofing / Foreign Object Protection Standards

Meets IP 31, IEC Standard. "Degrees of Protection provided by Enclosures", IEC 529.




Passageway Interior Size

Width: 30”

Height: 80”

Depth: 23”


Overall Exterior Size

Width: 35”

Height: 87”

Depth: 23”


Shipping Size

Width: 35.5”

Height: 91.5”

Depth: 6.25”



143 lbs. (64 kg)


Shipping Weight

165 lbs. (74 kg)


*Oversize/Overweight shipping charges apply


$ 4,599.50