Teck Tip 13
Use only the U-TECK “Quick Check” gas and Gas Flow Regulator provided by U-TECK. “Quick Check” gas is formulated specifically for testing Multi-RAM RDA IIIA instruments to ensure that the unit’s lowest level of response to combustible gas is at 10% LEL (Lowest Explosive Level) of methane.
The calibration “Quick Check Kit” consists of one small lightweight steel cylinder of 5000 parts per million test gas (methane in air mixture), a valve to regulate gas flow, a hose with an adapter for applying gas to the instrument sensor, and a small screwdriver for adjustments if necessary.
A “quick check” of the instrument should be performed in a gas free atmosphere at the job site prior to “Testing, Purging, and Ventilating”, or as covered by other company practices….
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GasTrac Maintenance Tips:
# 1 – If GasTrac Is Dropped
# 2 – If GasTrac Won’t Turn On – Shuts Off Unexpectedly – Or Batteries Won’t Charge
# 3 – How to Properly “Quick Check” GasTrac Instruments Prior to Use
Multi-Ram RDA IIIA Maintenance Tips:
# 4 – Maintenance Tips for the Multi-Ram RDA III A
# 5 – Ladder Safety
# 6 – Protecting Yourself from Manhole Hazards
# 7 – Ped-Mats – Protecting You from Field Hazards
General Gas Detector & Continuous Gas Monitor Quick Check Guidelines:
# 9 – “Quick Check” Your Gas Detector or Continuous Gas Monitor Before Each Use
Tents & Umbrellas :
# 10 – Beat the Heat with Work Tents & Umbrellas
Burying Service Wires :
# 11 – Placing or Replacing Buried Service Wires
# 12 – Take Care of Your Back