Intragastric balloon leak test

TRACE 902 is a state-of-the-art Helium (He) detector, designed to meet the high productivity testing requirements of the pharmaceutical industry, and more particularly for testing intragastric balloon.
902 can detect with accuracy a leak rate up to 5x10-6


  • Manage up to 10 pre-set test cycles
  • Separate settings per cycle
  • Customization of the test chambers to fit different balloon sizes
  • External sniffing probe to precisely locate the position of the leak
  • Automated monitoring to increase reliability of the system
  • Log file recorder on SD card memory



  • Intragastric balloon
  • Flexible pouch


Technical specifications

Model TRACE 902
Helium sensor SIPD type (Selective Ion Pump Detector)
Sensor sensitivity
2ppm or Leak rate of 5x10-6 /sec
System sensitivity Orifices smaller than 15 microns
System cycle time < 1min per balloon
110-240 Vac | 50-60 Hz | 12 Vdc
Temperature +5°C to +35°C | 41°F to 95°F
Relative humidity 90% maximum
Weight 30 kg | 66.14 lbs
Size 800x530x300 mm | 31" x 21" x 12"
Certification CE for all components
Monitoring through touch screen panel


Ordering information

P/N: Equipment
TRACE 902: Intragastric balloon test Helium case