Instrument Log††† PASS3

PASS3†††††††††† C1†††††† Lamont, OK

Date

Technician

Comments

8/11/15

PD

Installing inline vacuum gauge inside AOS building for the external pump directly connected to PASS3.Stopped program and installed Tee on vacuum connector of external pump.Ran tubing to gauge and restarted pump and program.Pump currently showing ~20 inHg.RTS at 1845 GMT.

8/10/15

PD

Program had locked up on 8/8/15 at 0626 GMT.No errors shown.Exited and tried to restart program but it didn't restart within one minute.Rebooted computer and program started correctly.RTS at 1308 GMT.

6/23/15

KT

The PASS 3 was returned from being repaired and needed to be installed. At 1740 GMT installed the *PASS 3 instrument and laser power supply. At 1800 GMT brought the system online, the time was off by an hour and was set to standard time, so the time and date were adjusted. Emailed instrument mentor to let him know system was online. RTS at 1820 GMT.††† *New - 0508-0004WD# 56214

3/27/14

KT

The Red Laser appeared to be failing. After communications with the instrument mentor, it was requested that the PASS3 be removed and shipped back for repairs. At 1845 GMT powered down the instrument and computer. Removed the PASS3 and took down to shipping/receiving waiting to be shipped back for repairs. RTS at 1900 GMT.*Old - 0508-0004, Model# PASS-3WD# 56214.

3/13/14

PAD/KT

Inlet system pressure is around 550 mb.Removed and cleaned impactor and impactor housing.System pressure is now around 970 mb.RTS at 1444 GMT.

3/4/14

KT

System shut down due to power outage that occurred on 3/2/2014 at 2120 GMT. CF was closed 3/3/2014 due to snow storm. CF opened on 3/4/2014. Powercycled the main UPS in the AOS trailer. System came online at 1340 GMT.

11/21/13

KT

The PASS 3 returned from being upgraded and needed to be installed. At 1450 GMT installed the *PASS 3. SN# 0508-0004, MD# PASS-3, WD# 56214. RTS at 1530 GMT.

7/9/13

KT

Work order requested that the PASS 3 be removed and shipped back for computer upgrades. At 1530 GMT stopped the program and powered down the instrument. Removed the instrument and took down to shipping/receiving waiting to be sent out. Contacted Trent Doyle and had collections turned off until instrument returns. MD# PASS 3, *SN# 0508-0004, WD# 56214. RTS at 1545 GMT.

7/8/13

KT

SDS reported no data collected from the instrument. At 1235 GMT the computer program was locked up with an error 6 message. Rebooted the computer and at this time system is online and operational. RTS at 1250 GMT.

6/17/13

MS

During morning inspections the PASS 3 computer could not be accessed using remote admin.At 1420 GMT rebooted the PASS 3 computer. After reboot, the computer came online and began normal operations. RTS at 1435 GMT.

5/28/13

CAM

Last successful SDS collection was at 1118 GMT on 5/27.†† Unable to view computer display remotely using RAdmin for control, but can do a remote reboot.Remotely rebooted computer at 1239 GMT.Was then able to RAdmin in and observed that LabView had restarted correctly and RTS at 1243 GMT.

5/20/13

KT

Could not connect to the instrument computer using Remote Admin. There was an error 6 message on the desktop. At 1339 GMT cleared the error message and rebooted the computer. RTS at 1354 GMT.

4/22/13

KT

Could not connect to the PASS3 computer using remote admin. At 1515 GMT found that an ERROR 6 had occurred. Cleared the error and rebooted the computer. At 1530 GMT the instrument computer was online and began normal operations.

4/15/13

CAM

Last successful SDS collection was at 1218 GMT on 4/14.†† Found LabView program was open with no errors, but all data values were 0 and not updating.Closed LabView and rebooted computer at 1242 GMT.RTS status O.K. at 1245 GMT.

4/1/13

PAD

Last SDS collection was at 0900 GMT.Unable to remotely access computer.At 1459 GMT, error shown:Error 6 occurred at Write File + (string).Possible reasons.Labview:Generic I/O error.Continue.Stop.Stopped and exited program.Rebooted computer.RTS at 1514 GMT.

3/26/13

PAD

CLAP is powered by a shared UPS.UPS is showing signs of going into alarm, batteries not charging fully, etc.UPS has been previously removed and checked in lab with no issues found.Even though UPS doesn't indicate overload, some of the load needs to be removed to see if that corrects the issue.Moved CLAP power cord to another UPS at 1459 GMT.RTS at 1514 GMT.

3/25/13

CAM

Last SDS collection was at 1018 GMT.†† Unable to view computer display remotely using RAdmin for control, but can do a remote reboot.Remotely rebooted computer at 1231 GMT.Was then able to RAdmin in and observed that LabView had restarted correctly and RTS at 1234 GMT.

3/18/13

CAM

Last SDS collection was at 1018 GMT.†† Unable to view computer display remotely using RAdmin for control, but can do a remote reboot.Remotely rebooted computer at 1237 GMT.Was then able to RAdmin in and observed that LabView had restarted correctly and RTS at 1242 GMT.

3/11/13

CAM

Last SDS collection was at 1318 GMT on 3/10.Unable to view computer display remotely using RAdmin for control, but can do a remote reboot.Remotely rebooted computer at 1220 GMT.PASS3 computer rebooted but displayed a "Low Virtual Memory" notice and behind that was a login prompt asking for password.Remotely rebooted computer again and this time LabView program started correctly.RTS at 1229 GMT.

3/4/13

PAD

Unable to remotely access computer.At 1516 GMT, observed error message: System low on virtual memory.Program is running in background and values are changing but graphs scales have increased showing a mostly flat line for all values on graphs.Cleared error and graphs then started slight variation but were still abnormal due to increased graph scales.Program appeared to be running normal.At 1956 GMT, was not able to remotely access computer.Remotely rebooted computer and program started normal after reboot.Notified instrument Mentor.RTS at 2011 GMT.

2/25/13

PAD

Last SDS collection was at 0200 GMT.Unable to remotely access PASS3 computer.Tried to remotely reboot computer but unable to reboot.Later tried again and was then able to remotely access computer.Monitor showed "Low Virtual Memory" notice and behind that was a login prompt asking for password.Remotely rebooted computer again and Labview program started correctly.RTS at 1357 GMT.

2/19/13

CAM

Last successful data collection was at 0118 GMT on 2/18.Unable to view computer display remotely using RAdmin for control, but can access computer files using File Transfer option.Used remote reboot command and rebooted computer at 1316 GMT.Was then able to RAdmin in with full control.LabView restarted correctly and RTS at 1319 GMT.

2/11/13

KT

SDS reported no data collected from instrument. During PM the instrument computer was locked up. Lab View Error occurred. Rebooted the computer at 1642 GMT. RTS at 1657 GMT.

2/4/13

PAD/KT

Last SDS collection was at 0800 GMT.Unable to remotely access PASS3 computer.At 1633 GMT, found "Call Library Node Error" shown for Labview program.Program had stopped on 2/3/13 at 0632 GMT.Printed screen showing error and saved in file on desktop.Cleared error and rebooted computer.Program started correctly.RTS at 1648 GMT.

1/28/13

PAD/KT

Instrument was returned to SGP after being repaired by vendor.Mentor requests instrument installed.R/R external carbon vein pump for PASS3 instrument.Installed *PASS3 with inline acoustic filter supplied by Mentor.Connected all tubing and comms connections.Powered up instrument and pumps.Droplet Measurement Technologies, Model PASS-3,RTS at 1648 GMT.†† *New - 0508-0004, WD56214

7/6/12

JEM

The Pass3 needs to be sent back for repairs.Powered the Pass3 off @1358 GMT.Removed *Pass3 and plugged inlet line.Took instrument to shipping to be returned for repair.

*Old - 0508-0004, WD56214.

6/25/12

PAD

Last SDS collection was on 6/24/12 at 1200 GMT.Unable to remotely access computer.At 1506 GMT, observed program was running, no errors shown.Computer was sluggish to exit program.Ended program and rebooted computer.Program started correctly.RTS at 1521 GMT.

6/15/12

PAD

Unable to remotely access computer.At 1424 GMT, computer was running but Labview program was minimized and would not open.Closed program and rebooted computer.RTS at 1439 GMT.

5/23/12

PAD

Unable to remotely access computer.Program had stopped at 1525 GMT.No errors are shown but only activity on computer is hourglass indicating computer is working on something.Stopped program and rebooted computer.Program started correctly.RTS at 1905 GMT.

5/15/12

PAD

Last SDS collection was at 0900 GMT.Unable to remotely access computer.Error shown:Error 6 occured at Write File + (string).Possible reasons:Generic file I/O error.Cleared error and used task manager to stop program.Rebooted computer.Program started correctly.RTS at 1533 GMT.

5/7/12

PAD

Last SDS collection was on 5/5/12 at 1600 GMT.Program was shown but not updating.Shutoff temperature box was red.Several boxes on display show NAN.Building AC unit had failed earlier in the week but repairs were made and AC unit has been operating correctly since 5/3/2012.Stopped program and rebooted computer.Program started correctly.RTS at 1223 GMT.

4/23/12

PAD

Last SDS collection was at 0400 GMT.Unable to remotely access computer.At 1223 GMT, Library call node error is shown.Used task manager to end program.Rebooted computer.Labview program started correctly and now able to remotely access computer.RTS at 1238 GMT.

4/5/12

PAD

Unable to remotely access computer earlier.At 1618 GMT, found no errors shown.Program clock would periodically stop for up to 15 sec when trying to minimize programs, etc. Stopped Labveiw program and tried to reboot computer.Computer froze during reboot and would not shut down.Power cycled computer and program started correctly.RTS at 1633 GMT.

3/28/12

PAD

Unable to remotely access computer.At 1953 GMT, error shown:Error 6 occurred at Write File + (string).Labview Generic I/O error.Cleared error and rebooted computer.Now able to remotely access.RTS at 2008 GMT.

3/20/12

CAM

Last successful data collection was at 0619 GMT.Unable to view computer display remotely using RAdmin for control, but can access computer files using File Transfer option.Used remote reboot command and rebooted computer at 1220 GMT.Was then able to RAdmin in with full control at 1222 GMT.LabView had restarted correctly and instrument was operational.

3/12/12

PAD

Last SDS collection was on 3/11/12 at 1500 GMT.Unable to remotely access computer.At 1227 GMT, observed labview program appears to have started graphing at 1154 GMT.No errors are displayed.Stopped program and rebooted computer.Program started correctly and am now able to remotely access computer.RTS at 1242 GMT.

2/23/12

PAD

Unable to remotely access computer.Computer shows no errors and Labview program is running.Rebooted computer.Labview program restarted correctly and am now able to remotely access computer.RTS at 1910 GMT.

2/7/12

PAD

Unable to remotely access computer.At 1350 GMT, went to system and brought up display screen.Right after display was shown, an error appeared:Labview Generic I/O error.Error would not clear.Used task manager to stop program.Rebooted computer.Program started correctly and am now able to remotely access.RTS at 1405 GMT.

1/30/12

PAD

Last SDS collection was on 1/29/12 at 1800 GMT.Unable to remotely access computer.At 1518 GMT, graphs are shown with data going back to 1340 GMT, which is the time I tried to remotely access computer.Within 10 seconds, a Labview Call Library Node error appeared.Cleared error and rebooted computer.Program started correctly.RTS at 1533 GMT.

1/4/12

PAD

Error shown:Labview Generic file I/O error.Cleared error and rebooted computer.Program started correctly.RTS at 1513 GMT.

12/27/11

PAD

Last SDS collection was at 0000 GMT.Labview error is shown. Cleared error and rebooted computer.Program started correctly.RTS at 1421 GMT.

11/16/11

PAD

Labview error shown.Stopped/ restarted program.Program started correctly.RTS at 1542 GMT.

11/8/11

PAD

Unable to remotely access computer.At 1525 GMT, Labview error was shown after waking up monitor, then white screen, nothing shown.Used task manager to stop program.Restarted program.RTS at 1540 GMT.

10/31/11

PAD

Unable to remotely access computer.At 1434 GMT, blue screen is shown when computer monitor is awakened.Used task manager to reboot computer.After command was given, PASS3 program was shown with Labview error:An exception has occurred within the external Code called by a Call Library Node.Program had locked on 10/28/11 at 0128 GMT.Used task manager to stop program and reboot computer.Computer and program restarted correctly.RTS at 1449 GMT.

10/20/11

PAD

Unable to remotely access computer.Error shown:An exception has occurred within the external code called by a Call Library Node.Error will not respond when trying to clear.Used task manager to stop program and rebooted computer.Program started correctly.RTS at 1244 GMT.

10/12/11

PAD

Last SDS collection was at 0100 GMT.Unable to remotely access computer.Labview error is shown.Printed screen of error and saved.Tried to close error but it would not close.Used task manager to close program.Rebooted computer.Program started correctly.RTS at 1322 GMT.

9/28/11

PAD

Unable to RA PASS3 computer.Program locked at 0328 GMT.Error shown:An exception occurred within the ext code called by a Call Library Node.Tried to close error message but it would not.Used task manager to close program.Restarted Labview program.RTS at 1346 GMT.

9/16/11

SPD

Pass3 program was locked up @0926. There was a Labview error on the screen.Attempted to clear error to no avail. Rebooted the computer @1513. RTS at 1519 GMT.

8/25/11

PAD

Program locked up at 0654 GMT.Error shown:An exception occurred within the external code called by a Call Library Node.This might have corrupted LabVIEW'S memory.Cleared error and stopped/restarted Labview program.Program started correctly.RTS at 1226 GMT.

8/4/11

PAD

Unable to remotely access computer.At 2000 GMT, found computer was locked.Used task manager to stop program.Restarted program.RTS at 2015 GMT.

7/26/11

PAD

Troubleshooting possible leak in ACSM system.PASS3 was installed after being returned from repairs on 7/18/11, the same day leak developed.PASS3 needs to be shut down for a period of time to evaluate ACSM data to verify or eliminate suspected leak.Shut instrument down at 1813 GMT.Removed and capped inlet line.Reconnected line and restarted instrument at 1938 GMT.

7/18/11

PAD

Instrument has been returned from being repaired and needs to be installed.Installed *PASS3 instrument and connected vacuum pump and all tubing and connectors.Powered up system and monitored to verify program had started and instrument is running correctly.Notified instrument mentor.RTS 2046 GMT.*New - Model PASS-3, SN 0508-0004, WD56214.

3/9/11

PAD

Red laser output is below acceptable level.Instrument was shut down on 3/4/11. Removed *PASS3 instrument, placed in shipping container and took to shipping dept. to be sent to vendor for repairs.RTS at 1900 GMT.*Old - DMT model PASS-3, SN 0508-0004, WD 56214.

3/7/11

PAD

Red laser output is currently 29.4 mW.Notified by mentor to shut instrument down.Instrument will be removed and shipped to vendor for repairs as soon as arrangements are made.Shut PASS3 instrument down at 2316 GMT.

2/14/11

PAD

Green laser power has steadily declined since instrument was placed into service on 10/18/10.Bradley Flowers arrived at CF to swap out PASS3 instrument.Stopped program at 1640 GMT and mentor transferred data to memory stick.R/R PASS3 instrument.Set computer clock to correct GMT time zone and computer department reset IP address, etc. to correct settings.Took removed instrument to shipping department to ship to vendor at mentorís request.RTS at 1930 GMT.Old Model PASS-3, SN 0912-010.New Model PASS-3, SN 0508-0004, WD56214.

2/14/11

PAD

Unable to RA instrument computer earlier.At 1640 GMT, computer shows:Error 6.This is a Labview error that has been shown previously.Program had locked on 2/12/11 at 1607 GMT.Stopped labview program to clear error message.Instrument was changed out with replacement.See accompanying technote.

2/3/11

PAD

Unable to remotely access computer.At 1517 GMT, observed program had stopped on 200110201 at 2016 GMT.Error shown:Error 6 occurred at Write File + (string).Possible reasons:Labview.Generic I/O error.Selected stop option.After several minutes program stopped.Restarted program.RTS at 1532 GMT.

1/6/11

PAD

At 1454 GMT, found error message when logging onto computer:Value created failed at line 685.Selected OK and program opened with error message:Error 6 occurred at Write File + (string).Labview Generic I/O error.Program had locked on 20110105 at 2008 GMT.Selected Stop and then restarted program.Program restarted correctly.RTS at 1509 GMT.

12/29/10

PAD

Vacuum pump for PASS3 instrument located in pump rack has failed.R/R pump.RTS at 2055 GMT.

12/20/10

PAD

Unable to RAdmin into PASS3 computer.At 1603 GMT, found error shown:Error6 occurred at WriteFile + (string).Possible reasons, LabVIEW: Generic I/O error.Continue or Stop.Selected stop but program would not close.Opened Task Manager and it shows two PASS3v.001. r09 programs running.Tried to end programs using Task Manager.Programs finally closed.Restarted Labview program and program started correctly.

10/25/10

PAD

Unable to Radmin into computer.At 1409 found program had locked on 20101023 at 1912 GMT.Error shown:Error occurred at WriteFile + (string): Write FilePossible reasons:Labview Generic file I/O error.Continue or Stop.Selected stop.Tried to start program but it did not start.Rebooted computer and program started after reboot.RTS at 1424 GMT.

12/7/09

PAD

Mentor requests instrument removed from service and sent to vendor for repairs.Disconnected all tubing and cables from instrument and took to shipping department. Model PASS-3.SN 0508-0004.WD56214.

12/3/09

PAD

AOS trailer UPS faulted.PASS-3 will not boot up properly.Contacted computer department.Troubleshooting found computer operating system crash.Notified instrument mentor.Shut down power to instrument at 1600 GMT.

2/18/09

PAD

Mentor is on site to install instrument.Mark Klassen and I assisted with install of *Three Wavelength Photoacoustic Spectrometer, model PASS3. Instrument is operating and computer department will finish install by connecting instrument with SDS system.RTS at 2000 GMT.

*New -SN 0508-0004