Lesson 2/Learning Event 3
Attach tubing to sampling pump by inserting tubing through "T" handle
Allow tubing to extend approximately 1/4 inch below pump head
threads, and tighten "T" handle.
Attach the bottle to the sampling pump.
Carefully insert tubing into reservoir.
Do not allow the tubing to
touch the bottom or sides of the reservoir, since any sludge entering the
tubing will contaminate the sample.
Hold sampling pump horizontally and pump until oil starts entering the
bottle. Fill the bottle to approximately 1/2 inch from the top.
Withdraw tubing from reservoir.
from pump. Discard tubing.
Replace reservoir cover.
Once you have drawn a sample, fill in your equipment bumper number and
component serial number on the sample bottle label (Figure 21) to avoid
confusion with other samples taken.
OIL SAMPLE IDENTIFICATION