TA-SPOT: A non-detonable TATP training aid made with high-quality TATP – Gallant Technologies


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TRIACETONE TRIPEROXIDE (TATP) is our TA-SPOT product.  Our TA-SPOT-Train® version is the ideal for canine training applications in enclosed spaces.

Non-Detonable material can be shipped without any restriction.

Rendered odor free with disposal in normal solid waste stream. 

Download the TA-SPOT safety data sheet here.

Gallant has received DOT testing allowing us to ship the TA-SPOT unrestricted.

Purchases are processed in the order in which they are received.


  • Room temperature storage
  • 6-month shelf life**
  • 3-8 hour working time (environmental/format specific)
  • Rectangular Metal tin for operational use
  • Open tin for high emission
  • Leave it closed for low emission

Indoor environments can quickly become loaded with the TA-SPOT odor.  The train product was developed for operational assessments in small, indoor venues.  By reducing the emission, you can quickly locate the source without swamping your canines nose during extended training sessions.

**Gallant Tech ensures 6-month stability from delivery date when stored below 78F.

Developed by the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory under Department of Homeland Security Funding to enable safe canine scent training in operational environments.

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How to Use TA-SPOT®:

Opening the Package:


Using the Training Aid: