MTS Insight 10

Prepared by:

J. Scanlon, Y. Qi and D. Golematis

Location:

Dow 2224

Hazards:

The following materials and equipment associated with this procedure present exposure or physical health hazards. Safety precautions are prudent and mandatory.

Shards of material may fly out from machine with significant force during testing. Crosshead if lowered can be a pinch hazard. In case of emergency, be mindful of the emergency stop button.



Controls:

Prior to performing this procedure, the following safety equipment must be accessible and ready for use: (e.g. chemical fume hood, biological safety cabinet, laminar flow hood, chemical spill kits)

Safety shield & emergency stop button.



Protective Equipment:

Prior to performing this procedure, the following personal protective equipment must be obtained and ready for use: (e.g. acid resistant gloves, safety eyewear, lab coat, chemical splash apron)

Safety glasses must be worn at all times while operating.



Waste Disposal:

This procedure will result in the follow regulated waste which must be disposed of in compliance with environmental regulations.

None



Spill:

In the event that a hazardous material spills during this procedure, be prepared to execute the emergency procedure below.

Not Applicable


Instructions:


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Older SOP:

 

MTS Insight

 

No outside training. For training please see an MSE tech staff member.

Click here for general indentor instructions.

 

 

For more detailed information, please see the owner’s manual in the drawer underneath the indentor. Thank you.


Equipment:


Last Revision:

Oct 27, 2020