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Site Tool Kit List

Writing

  • checklist
  • clip board
  • graph paper
  • All Weather Notebook - Field Flex Bound Books, Arrowhead Forensics
  • pens: black, blue, red, green (for measured drawings)
  • large indelible marker
  • indelible pen for samples
  • wax marker
  • mechanical pencils
  • erasers

Srorage

 

Hand tools

  • screwdriver: Phillips, large
  • screwdriver: Phillips, medium
  • screwdriver: Phillips, small
  • screwdriver: flat head, large
  • screwdriver: flat head, small
  • pliers: needle nose
  • pliers
  • chisel set
  • hammer: wood or rubber
  • hammer: 16 oz. claw
  • 1/4" drill with bits
  • cat's paw
  • Wonder bar
  • nail set/punch
  • scratch awl
  • knife
  • tweezers
  • dental tools
  • sharpening stone
  • tool belt

Materials

  • nails: 6d, 8d, 12d, 16d finishing
  • sandpaper: 120, 220, 400, stick (finer for finishes)
  • wood shims (for fragment removal)
  • oil (for finishes inspection in situ)
  • ziplock bags (with white are for labels)
  • white surgical tape
  • drafting tape
  • electrical tape
  • rubber bands
  • Exacto blades
    • #17-chisel
    • #22-circular
  • scalpels
  • chalk
  • candles
  • matches
  • cloth rags
  • Q-tips

Scales

Safety

  • band-aids
  • antiseptic
  • bandages
  • dust mask
  • fitted mask
  • mask filters
  • hard hat
  • painter's hat
  • gloves
  • safety glasses
  • ear plugs

Optics

  • flashlight
    • flashlight batteries
  • head lamp
  • compass
  • binoculars
  • hand lens: 10x, 20x
  • Panasonic lightscope
  • extra batteries: AA
  • round Inspection mirror, Arrowhead Forensics
  • Protimeter Moisture Measurement System (MMS), PRG
  • grounded extension cord
  • 2 to 3-prong adaptor
  • clip lights (2)
    • light bulbs: 100 watt (3)
    • light bulbs: 500 watt (4) daylight

Camera

  • digital, 5 megapixel, minimum, macro lens, wide angle, flash
  • tripod
  • Munsell ColorChecker chart

Microscope

  • microscope, stereo-zoom
  • filters
  • illuminator
  • extra bulbs
  • extension cord

On-site

  • table
  • secured space, dedicated
  • ladders
  • staging
  • electricity
  • water