The Concept Artem Portable Smoke Generator

  • Completely portable - no electricity required
  • Very high, controllable smoke output
  • Convenient & easy Piezo ignition
  • Extremely persistent, non toxic smoke (Concept Smoke Oil 135)
  • Complete with quality metal carrying case & optional protective barrel guard
  • Ideal for external Fire Training, Public Order Training, Large scale external exercises
 
General Specification (approx)
Size (cm) 48 x 42 x 14
Weight (kg) 3
Power Supply (W) None required
Warm up time from cold (mins) 20 seconds
Duration of Smoke Canister at full output 6-8 minutes
Ratio of Smoke Canister / Gas Canister use 3/1

The Artem Gun is a unique, off power smoke generator ideal for creating large volumes of smoke for applications such as fire training, public order training, indeed any application where complete portability is a requirement.

Using conventional Taymar type gas cartridges as the heating source (available worldwide) and a Concept Artem Smoke Canister, the Artem Gun is incredibly straight forward to use. Simply screw in the canisters, pre-heat the stainless steel coil for a few seconds, and turn on the smoke. It's that easy.

With an output that puts pyrotechnic smoke bombs to shame, complete controllability, and low running costs, the Artem Gun is the ideal solution for external smoke.

 

Principle of Operation

Concept Smoke Oil stored in disposable, ozone friendly Concept Artem Smoke Canisters, is forced under pressure from an inert propellant into a heat exchanger, where it is vaporised using heat applied by a high efficiency burner. The burner draws gas from standard propane/butane cartridges such as the Taymar 3500. The vapour produced condenses on reaching normal atmosphere and a dense, non toxic white smoke is produced.

Artem Gun Safety 

The Concept Artem gun can come complete with a pre-fitted safety barrel guard, which prevents the user coming into direct contact with the hot barrel.  The barrel guard can also be supplied separately.

Please note that the propane gas aerosols cannot be sent anywhere outside UK mainland. They are readily available world wide.

Hire The Concept Artem Gun 

Want more information, advice or prices? email us: info@conceptsmoke.com

Smoke Machine Accessories

Concept Artem Gun (with barrel guard)

Product Codes: CEL-ARTEMGUN-BG

As described above.  The Concept Artem Guns comes as a complete kit, including; the Artem Gun, protective barrel guard, aluminium carry case and operating instructions.

Concept Artem Gun (without barrel guard)

Product Codes: CEL-ARTEMGUN

As described above. The Concept Artem Guns comes as a complete kit, including; the Artem Gun, aluminium carry case and operating instructions.

Artem Smoke Canisters

Product Codes: ARTEM-AERO-10

The Artem Smoke Canisters come in pack of 10.  The aerosols are made from a one-piece aluminium, fully recyclable canister. The contents (Concept Smoke Oil 135) are pressurised with an inert gas. 

Artem Gas Canisters

Product Codes: ARTEM-GAS-1, ARTEM-GAS-12

The Artem Gas Canisters can be purchased individually or in a pack of 12.  The Gas canisters are a Butane / Propane mixture. The gas canisters can only be supplied in the UK. 

Refillable Smoke Canisters

Product Codes: CC-REFILL-DIP

This canister can be filled with Concept Smoke Oil 135 (see below), it can be pressurised via an in-built Schrader valve and pump / airline. If used with care a single canister can last 20-25 operations.  The canister will be supplied with a siphon / dip tube.  Refillable smoke canisters can reduce overseas carriage costs due to not being pressurised.

Concept Smoke Oil 135

Product Codes: S/OIL135-5

Smoke Oil 135 can be used in the refillable smoke canisters for the Artem Gun.  One 5ltr container of Smoke Oil 135 will last approx. 15 operations.

High Pressure Shock Pump

Product Code: CC-SHOCK

For use with the refillable smoke aerosols. Designed to be small, portable and robust. To pressurise a refillable aerosol the pump requires approx. 200 actions to reach 100PSI.

High Pressure Stirrup Pump

Product Code: CC-STIRRUP

For use with the refillable smoke aerosols. Designed to be small, portable and robust. To pressurise a refillable aerosol the pump requires approx. 5 actions to reach 100PSI.

Spare Artem Heater Coil          

Product Code: ARTEM-COIL

Spare heater coil for the Artem Gun.  Quick and easy to fit. 

Spare Carry Case for Artem Gun          

Product Code: ARTEM-CASE

Spare brushed aluminium carry case for the Artem Gun.  Also has sections to hold up to four spare smoke / gas canisters.  

US / Canadian adaption kit 

Product Code: ARTEM-USADAP

This adaption kit will allow the Artem Gun to be used in conjunction with US aerosols.  Either pre-order your Artem Gun with the adaption kit installed or it can easily be retrofitted.

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Demonstration movies

Concept Artem Gun - Tutorial
Concept Artem Gun 1
Concept Artem Gun 2

Downloads

Concept Artem Gun Brochure
Concept Artem Smoke Canister MSDS
Concept Artem Gas Canister MSDS
Concept Artem Gun Price List
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Testimonials

UK Fire Brigade

After using the Spirit 900 Smoke Generator and attending Concept's complimentary service and maintenance course:

"Concept offer a fantastic after sales service whether it be maintenance courses or queries - fully satisfied.  With my experience of dealing with Concept I find it difficult to see where improvements can be made as I feel 100% satisfied with the product, information and answers to any queries.

I feel that it gives a more realistic setting for difficult exercises, which improves the experience and motivation of students / crews.  The only other way would be to use obstruction masks that take the realism out of any training.

I would like to add, having worked with Concept over the last 18months I have found it educational and the staff are a credit to the company.  I would like to thank all the staff for the patience they have shown with dealing with my queries."