Monitoring Equipment

ABC Basic Light Trap (with electronics)

ABC Basic Light Trap (with electronics)

The Basic Building Block of the ABC Trap Series

ABC Trap is the basic American Biophysics battery powered portable light trap. This flexible trap is setting a new standard for quality of construction and reliability in Dipteran collection equipment.With the addition of a net and battery, the ABC TRAP1 is field ready.

A built-in electronics module with photosensor allows you the flexibility to program the light source and fan motor to operate in five different modes, including the military SSAM algorithm.LID2 and ROPE1 (4’ rope with handy adjustment clip) are provided along with a 6-1/2’ power cord for hanging the trap up to 7’ above the ground. External and internal hangers are provided for attractant packages such as the OCT1 slow release octenol packet.

As the basic building block of the ABC trap series, this trap can be adapted for CO2 emission and other configurations with the addition of optional components.


  • External Attractant Hanger
  • Internal Attractant Hanger
  • Rope
  • Lid
  • Power Cord
  • Powered by 6 volt battery

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