Hall Preparation List

Preparation for each running period (data-taking campaign)

  • Schedule updated surveys if equipment has been moved [**] 2 months before running
  • Make a request to ISIS for data taking (*1 week before running)*
  • Check Hall air-conditioning units all work
  • Check beamline polarity and get it changed if needed
  • Check POMPOM voltage and make sure is correct at 12 V
  • Check ISIS PVs and software applications still work 2 weeks before running
  • Check DS turret fan is running [**]
  • Check PPS doors/BOBs OK
  • Check target frame movement
  • Turn on SY527 and SY127 HV supplies
  • Cranes moved to West end of Hall (away from ISIS)
  • Erect temporary fencing around Q789/TOF1, around TOF2/KL, and across gap by sliding floors
  • Paperwork
    • Authorization to Work (ATWs) in Collaboration with Andy Nichols

N.B. Items ** may need DSA or ISIS access to rectify any problems

Higher level tasks

  • Run up all beamline magnets
    • While magnets are ON - make visual inspection of Magnet-ON lights located on each beamline magnet
  • Test target (dipping and frame movement)
  • make sure DAQ works (e.g. takes cosmic data) and is in a sensible configuration (selection of spill gate/trigger condition/event buffer etc.)

Updated by Boyd, Steven almost 8 years ago · 38 revisions