Swing the hinged heater assembly away from the test spot
and discard the two loose protective strips under the
hinged heater assembly. Keep the heater pads for later
use, when crushing ampoules.
Disregard the colored beads in the ampoules. They have no function to
perform. The beads were installed during manufacture of the sampler as
an aid in identifying the reagent ampoules.
Procedure for Using the Sampler.
Pull off and discard the pull tab to expose the Lewisite
Detecting Tablet (Figure 1-6).
Rub the top half of the white paper side of the Lewisite
Tablet rubbing tab on the Lewisite Detecting Tablet.
Repeat rubbing until a mark is visible (Figure 1-6).
Prepare Lewisite Detecting Tablet
Hold sampler with test spots or arrow pointing up
Using heater pads, crush all four ampoules in the center
marked No. 3 (Figure 1-7).