(5) Lewisite Detecting Tablet and Rubbing Tab.
A rubbing tab is attached by a plastic strip so that it can be bent over and
rubbed on the Lewisite Detecting Tablet. The Lewisite Detecting Tablet is
covered by a protective plastic pull tab.
(6) Hinged Protective Strip.
A silica gel board strip swings over the Blood and Nerve Agent test spots and
The numbers printed on each ampoule and on the back of the Lewisite
Tablet Marking Pad are sequence numbers. They help indicate the
order in which the different tests are performed.
On the other side of the samplers are references to the instructions
provided and color indicators. The indicators show what colors the
test spots should be, if different Chemical Agents are present.
They also show what colors the test spots should be, if no Chemical
Agent is present. The indicators can be matched against the colors
appearing on the test spots to determine if a safe or dangerous
PART B - PERFORM PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE ON THE M256-SERIES
CHEMICAL AGENT DETECTOR KIT
Before using the M256-Series Chemical Agent Detector Kit, you must know how
to service the kit by doing before, during, and after use preventive
Inspection Before Use.
Steps should be performed in order as listed.
a. Carrying Case.
Inspect the carrying case on top for the expiration date.
If the date has
expired, replace the kit.