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Snow Survey Sampling Guide

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Snow Sampling Procedures - Step 2

 Assembling Sampling Tubes

Assemble sampling tube, screwing sections together handtight (no wrenches). Make sure the numbers run consecutively throughout the length. Use three or more sections of tubing unless the scale has been adjusted for light weights or accessory weights are added. Add thread protector to top section of tubing.

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