Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

Username is available taken
show password

Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't Know
Remaining cards (0)
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Module C (Quizlet) 7

Technical Escort - Chemical Operations

How is a pneumatic drum opening device differ from a hydraulic one? The pneumatic devices us compressed air, instead of water.
What are the pros to sampling with the glass thief sampler? Tool is cost effective, quick and disposable
M4A1 JCAD definition Portable, battery operated point sampling detector that continuously samples the air for gases and vapors, identifies CWAs vapors and issues visual and audible alarms in the event of detection
What are the two operating modes for a JCAD? Monitor and survey
Monitor-mode definition Takes samples of the environment every 5 seconds
Survey-mode definition Takes samples of the environment every second and can be used to check specific areas in cargo, equipment, personnel or facilities
What are the pros of operating a JCAD? Lightweight, hand portable, battery charged, two audible indicators for agent detection and equipment status
What are the pros of operating a JCAD? Detection cycle designed to conserve battery life, can be operated in PPE and can detect nerve and blister agents in vapor form
What kind of agents can the JCAD detect? Nerve and blister agents in vapor form
What technology does the JCAD use? Ion Mobility Spectrometry (IMS)
What are the limitations of the JCAD? Is a point source monitor, not intrinsically safe and cannot be submerged for decontamination
What does the TruDefender detect? CWAs, TICs, TIMs, explosives and their precursors, narcotics, contraband and mixtures of different materials
What are the limitations of the TruDefender? Shock or pressure sensitive materials can pose a hazard of explosion if mishandled and not certified to be intrinsically safe
What technology does the TruDefender use? Fourier Transform Infrared spectrometry (FTIR)
What is the maximum operating temperature range for the TruDefender? -4 to 104 degrees Fahrenheit
What is the maximum storage temperature range for the TruDefender? -22 to 140 degrees Fahrenheit
How long can it take for the colorimetric tubes to run point source detection? 10 seconds to 15 minutes
how many different chemical compounds can the HAZMAT kit tubes detect? Over 220 chemical compounds
What compounds can the First Defender detect? Petroleum products, pesticides, fertilizers, plastics, chemical weapons, explosives, propellants and illegal or legal drugs
What compounds can the First Defender detect? White powders (sugar, corn starch, chalk), mineral acids (sulfuric/nitric), inorganic substances, organometallics and ionic salts or ions
Created by: JeromeTalley
Popular Military sets




Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards