Technical and Application Notes

Application Notes

AP-000: RAE Systems PID Training Outline
AP-200: PIDs And Aircraft Wing Tank Entry
AP-201: Measuring Ammonia (NH3) with Photoionization Detectors (PIDs)
AP-202: The ABC's Of Gases In The Industry
AP-203: PIDs as a HazMat Response Tool
AP-204: Pulp & Paper: Measuring Turpentine & ClO2
AP-205: Measuring Heat Transfer Fluids with a PID
AP-206: Guide To Atmospheric Testing In Confined Spaces
AP-207: PIDs As Arson Investigation Tools
AP-211: PIDs for Continuous Monitoring of VOCs
AP-212: Using PIDs For Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Surveys
AP-214: Environmental Applications For PIDs
AP-215: Gas Detection in the Marine Industries
AP-216: Using PIDs in Terrorist Chemical Attacks
AP-217: Confined Spaces And The Construction Industry
AP-218: Measurement Of Fumigants In The Food Storage Industry
AP-219: Using PIDs For 10% Of LEL Decisions
AP-220: Using PIDs In Clan Lab Investigations
AP-221: Using PIDs to Assess Exposure Risk in Unknown Environments
AP-222: Carbon Monoxide & Natural Gas Detection For Fire Department Engine Companies
AP-226: Comparison of Photoionization Detectors (PIDS) and Flame Ionization Detectors (FIDS)
AP-227: Using AreaRAEs For Fenceline Monitoring
AP-228: Facility and Venue Protection
AP-229: AreaRAES for Incident Response & Law Enforcement
AP-231: AreaRAE Inert For Inert Gas Confined Space Entry
AP-232: Radioisotopes in Everyday Life
AP-233: Wireless Mesh Gas Detection For Oil And Gas Exploration
AP-235: Measurement of PGMEA Using Photoionization Detector
AP-236: Benzene Application Note
AP-237: Multi-Point VOC Measurement System Using PIDS for Process Safety
AP-238: Toxic Twins (HCN & CO) In Fire Overhaul Application Note

AP-RAE Sep Tube Warning
Safety Advisory - ToxiRAE Pro, QRAE 3, MultiRAE Series, AreaRAE Plus/Pro and MeshGuard EC

Technical Notes

Lithium Battery Guidance Document
TN-106 A Guideline for PID Instrument Response
TN-106 A AreaRAE Pro/Plus
TN-106 B MultiRAE Series
TN-106 C 3GPID+
TN-106 D BW RigRat
TN-106 E ToxiRAE Pro PID
TN-106 F BW Ultra
TN-112: Exporting Datalogged Data to Microsoft Excel
TN-114 Sensor Specifications and Cross-Sensitivities
TN-118: Using RAE Systems PIDs For Measuring Soil Headspace And In Soil Vapor Extractions
TN-119: Calculating STEL, TWA, MIN, MAX, and Average Values for ToxiRAE PIDS
TN-120: Measuring PID Correction Factors for Volatile Compounds with RAE Systems Instruments
TN-121: CO Sensor Cross-Sensitivity and Removal with a Charcoal Filter
TN-122: Compliance Of RAE Systems PIDs With EPA Method 21
TN-123 Special Diagnostic Modes for RAE Systems Instruments
TN-124: PID Lamp Characteristics
TN-125: Creating Custom Correction Factors and Gas Names For The ToxiRAE II PID
TN-126: Interchangeability of Sensors In PGM-35 and PGM-50
TN-127: Benzene-Specific Measurements In Petroleum Hydrocarbons Using The RAE Systems UltraRAE
TN-128: Formaldehyde (HCHO) Sensor
TN-130 Setting Alarm Limits for Mixtures
TN-132: Upgrading Firmware On RAE Systems Instruments
TN-133: Methylene Chloride-Specific Measurements Using the UltraRAE
TN-136: UltraRAE Operation Tips
TN-140: The Effect Of Extension Tubing Volume And Vacuum On Sample Flow For RAE Systems Instruments
TN-141: Monitor Remote Control Functions
TN-142: MiniRAE 2000 & MultiRAE Pre-Preprogrammed Compound Libraries
TN-143: Accuracy Comparisons Of RAE Systems Gas Detection Tubes
TN-144 Handling LEL Sensor Poisons
TN-146: Turning on UV Lamps in a PID Monitor
TN-147: UltraRAE Butadiene-Specific Measurements
TN-148 Defining the Interval Between Calibration Checks
TN-150: Understanding and Operating the ppbRAE 3000
TN-151: Electrochemical Sensor Replacement & Maintenance
TN-152 Effects of Operating Conditions on Oxygen Sensors
TN-153: TC (Vol%) Sensor Applications and Correction Factors
TN-156 Correction Factors for Combustible Gas (LEL) Sensors
TN-157: Moisture Exchange Tubes for Humidity Control of Test Gases
TN-158: Conversion of PID Readings to Methane Equivalent or Hexane Equivalent FID Response
TN-159: Chemical Warfare Agent Measurements by PID
TN-161: Intrinsic Safety and Hazardous Locations
TN-162: Use of C-Filter Plugs
TN-163: Addressing MiniRAE 2000 Moisture Sensitivity
TN-165: Combating Drift in Portable and Fixed PIDs
TN-166: Lithium-Ion Batteries
TN-167: Proper Use of Dilution Fittings on Pumped Monitors
TN-169: Theory And Operation Of NDIR Sensors
TN-170: USB To Serial Port Adaptor
TN-172: Measurement Accuracy and Consistency of the ppbRAE
TN-173: Operation Guide For Demand-Flow Regulators For Calibration Gases
TN-174: Decontamination Procedures for Monitors Exposed to Chemical Warfare Agents
TN-176: Basics of Nuclear Radiation
TN-177: ITRAP Certification of Radiation Monitors (Illicit Trafficking Raditaion Assessment Program)
TN-178: Humidity Filtering II Tube for PID Measurements in Humid Environments
TN-179: Effect Of Methanol And Glycols On Water Vapor Tubes
TN-180: SPE (Solid Polymer Electrolyte) Oxygen Sensor
TN-181: Managing Large Datalog Files In ProRAE Remote
TN-182: Basics of Wireless Security
TN-183: ProRAE Remote Host Controller: Communication Troubleshooting Guide
TN-184: EntryRAE Duty Cycling
TN-185: Response Guidelines for Inadvertent Movement or Illicit Trafficking of Radioactive Material
TN-187: InstallatIon and Maintenance of a RaeGuard PID
TN-189: MeshGuard Hazardous-Area Certifications
TN-190: Monitor Remote Control Functions for MultiRAE
TN-201: Gases for HCL and HF Sensor Calibration and Bump Testing
TN-202: Procedure For Ppb Level VOC Detection With MultiRAE
TN-203: Gas Sequences For Calibration And Calibration Check Testing Of The MultiRAE Instrument Family
TN-204: Modes and Applications for the MULTIRAE Benzene
TN-205: Correction Factors for Combustible Gas (LEL) Sensors (for EMEA Only)
TN-206: Extending Life of LEL Sensors in Field Conditions

Technical Bulletins

TB-4: Facepiece Cleaning Procedure
TB-26: Mandatory Retrofit Of 910150 Cap And Chain Accessory For Use On Mark 2 Style SCBA’S
TB-38: Mark 2 Gauge Line
TB-40: “Sticky” Exhalation Valve On The Mark 2 Mask
TB-47: Improved Mark 2 Alarm Performance
TB-48: Inspection Of Mark 2 Low Pressure Hose Quick Disconnect On All Models
TB-49: Corrosion Control Of Alarm Assemblies Used On The XL/Mk-1/SAR Systems
TB-56: SCBA Cold Weather Maintenance
TB-57: Survivair SCBA Quick Connects
TB-58: Low Pressure Hose Clamps On SCBA Units
TB-60: Low Pressure Hose Clamps On SCBA Units
TB-62: Christo-Lube
TB-65: SCBA Used In Excessive Heat Or Flashover
TB-67: Identifying SCBA Approvals
TB-68: Mark 2 SCBA/SAR Second Stage Regulator Parts
TB-73: Mark 2 Over-The-Shoulder (Ots) Gauge Hose
TB-78: Dip Tube, P/N 921021, Reinstallation Procedure
TB-82: Luxfer Technical Bulletin Entitled “Composite Cylinder Safety Notice”
TB-85: Salvage-Master Wet Vacuum
TB-87: Change To Maximum Operating Pressures For Survivair P/N 981200 (Tc-19C-269) Constant Flow Type C Supplied Air Respirator
TB-88: SCBA Cold Weather “Freeze-Up”
TB-92: Replacement Of O-Rings In Sigma SCBA
TB-98: Storage Procedures For Survivair SCBA
TB-100: Smalltalk Voice Projection Unit, Speaker Grill Re-Attachment
TB-101: Twentytwenty-Style Facepiece Headnet Installation And Orientation Procedures
TB-102: Lubricants, Cleaners And Adhesives
TB-103: Cylinder Filling Procedure
TB-104: Marking Of Life Support Product Components
TB-105: Panther SCBA Serial Numbers
TB-107: Smalltalk Voice Projection Unit For Twentytwenty Facepiece, Speaker Grill Reattachment
TB-108: Inspection And Replacement Procedures For Luxfer SCBA Hoop-Wrapped Aluminum-Lined Cylinders Manufactured From 6351-T6 Alloy
TB-109: Improper Smalltalk Battery Installation
TB-111: Adam Function Buttons & Gauge Line Torque Procedure
TB-112: XL-30 Regulators
TB-113: Procedure For Changing From Non-Locking Cylinder Valve Handwheel To The Locking Collar Style Cylinder Valve Handwheel
TB-114: Twentytwenty Plus Radio Communication System And Smalltalk Plus Amplifier Pin Replacement Kit, P/N 980126
TB-115: Adam Repair Cost And Gauge Line Torque Procedure
TB-116: First Stage Cap Screw Loctite And Torque Procedure
TB-117: Trigger Pin Lubricant
TB-118: XL Series Of SCBA
TB-119: Panther Plain Whistle & Warbling Whistle Alarm Cap Sound Level Test Procedures
TB-119a: Panther And Sigma Alarm Sound Level Adjustment Fixture Kit P/N 997024
TB-122: Panther And Cougar Second Stage Regulator Outlet
TB-123: 905700 Portable Test Console
TB-124: Survivair Respirator Overhaul Requirements
TB-125: Cylinder Filling Procedure
TB-126: Survivair Products That Require Batteries, Excluding APR & PAPR Products
TB-127: Discontinuation Of The Use Of Never-Seez On Survivair Cylinder Valve Threads
TB-128: Torque Specifications For SCBA Cylinders And Valve Assemblies
TB-129: Torque Specifications For SCBA Cylinder And Valve Assemblies, Installation Instructions
TB-130: All Survivair Products
TB-131: Survivair Repair And Maintenance Class
TB-132: NIOSH Approval Label Misprint on Panther and Cougar/Puma SCBA
TB-133: Survivair SCBA, SAR Hip-Pac, And EBA Cylinder Valve Seat
TB-134: Sperian/Survivair SCBA And SAR, Second Stage Regulator Fbo Nut Adhesive
TB-135: Sperian/Survivair SCBA First Stage Regulator Adhesive Change
TB-136: Gauge Accuracy
TB-137: Warrior Electronic Repairs
TB-139: Composite Cylinder Label Error
TB-140: Omission From Second Stage Cleaning Section Of Warrior Operation Manual
TB-142: Discontinuation Of Warrior Technician Training
TB-143: Mandatory Upgrade Of Posichek3 Titanium Software To USB Software
TB-144: Service Center Technician Certification/ Service Center Requirements
TB-145: Modal Acoustic Emission Testing (MAE) For Cylinder Requalification From 15-Year Life To 30-Year Life.