Microsoft Word - OR Light Repair and Troubleshooting.docx

EQUIPMENT    OR  Light  Preventative  Maintenance  
Preventative  Maintenance:  


• Checking  mechanical  functionality  (grease,  tightening,  etc.),    o Check  supporting  framework  for  mobility    o If  framework  is  high  resistive  to  movement,  grease  resistive  parts  and/or  loosen  braking  screws  o If  framework  moves  too  easily  (does  not  stay  in  place  after  adjustment),  tighten  braking  screws  • Cleaning  bulb  housings  o Clean  the  bulb  housings  periodically  so  lengthen  bulb  life  and  improve  light  quality  o Do  not  touch  IR  filters  with  bare  hands  o Fingerprints  left  on  bulbs/filters  will  cause  overheating  and  could  damage  lamp  • Keep  any  bulbs  that  could  be  viable  replacements  available  o Salvage  functional  light  bulbs  from  non-­‐functional  OR  lamps  and  keep  for  future  use  as  replacements  in  other  lamps  o Keep  any  bulbs  that  are  viable  replacements  for  those  in  lamp  to  use  as  replacements  when  needed  
 




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