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Test procedure for gas detector tube certification.
Hearl FJ; Roder MM
Morgantown, WV: U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, TC/A-001, 1975 Oct; :1-23
Testing procedure for gas detector tubes, according to 42 CFR 84, are set forth. Ambient conditions during the testing are recorded, and the exposed tubes are evaluated by a panel of three tube readers. Permanent record of the stain is made using a mechanical tube reader and by photographing a sample of exposed tubes. The specifications for computing tube accuracy using mil-std-414 and mil-std-105d are stated.
Detectors; Laboratory-testing; Laboratory-equipment; Chemical-indicators; Chemical-agent-detectors
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