SmokShield Home Smoke Detector Model 801A8101-1, patent pending, was UL Listed as a single station fire alarm device; Manufactured by Statitrol Corporation, 140 S Union Blvd, Lakewood Colorado 80228. Contains radioactive material of 1 microcurie Americium 241. Note attached says, Nice looking but too expensive; uses Everready E91 batteries.
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Statitrol Corporation, "Statitrol SmokShield Home Smoke Detector - front" (1971). MS055-08-0001 - 0003 images. 9.
small business, smoke detectors, fire protection, fire safety