Figure 1-7. Detail for Figure 1-6.
(1) Drain the anesthetic agent from the vaporizer, if not already done, before
storing the apparatus.
Clean the outside of the vaporizer with soap and water.
Wipe the vaporizer dry with a soft cloth.
d. Rubber Goods.
(1) Rubber goods (natural and synthetic) deteriorate over a period of time.
The electrical conductivity of rubber goods decreases as the rubber ages. The National
Fire Protection Association (NFPA) regulations (Pamphlet No. 56A) state the