This kit contains a complete set of items that enable optical fibre connectors and through connectors/adapters to be quickly cleaned in a safe and effective manner. Replacement items are available separately.
The cleaning solvent is Iso-Propyl Alcohol (IPA). Two small containers (e.g. 2 x 50ml bottles) are included in the Cleaning Kit. This fluid is flammable, and the vapors can be harmful. Observe the following precautions:
Wear full protective clothing e.g. overalls, and use eye protection.
Mechanically ventilate work area before starting, and during work activities.
Avoid skin contact. Wear suitable nitrile gloves or similar.
Wash hands before smoking, eating, drinking, or using the toilet. Wash protective clothing before reusing.
Use in well ventilated areas, away from all ignition sources.
No naked flames or smoking.
Keep container closed. Keep away from sources of ignition
Ventilate the area, to avoid build-up of fumes
Liquid – Absorb with a paper towel, or vermiculite. Evaporate, and burn paper
Solid – Sweep up and incinerate
Use fine water spray of fog
Ii Danger of violent reaction or explosion
Iii Wear breathing apparatus for fire only
Iv Dilute spills
V Evacuatepeople, if required
A complete kit of items for cleaning optical fibre connectors