DIY materials and tools below. This is meant to be a re-usable N95 Equivalent Capable of surviving multiple sterilization cycles in an Autoclave (big oven).
Filter "Fabric" called Sterilization Wrap (We Are Using an H500 density) - Provided to us from our local Hospital. Made by "Owens and Minor". Unfortunately these come in bulk quantities for the single user, but great for us because we are producing as many as we can to help flatten the curve. Still looking for smaller quantities and will update.
CUT 4X main pattern
CUT 4X .5 inch wide by 17inch length tie straps
Moldable nose piece - Aluminum Electric Fence Wire
CUT 6.25 inch length wire, and turn in both ends with needle nose pliers
Thread - Polyester or cotton thread capable of surviving 250 F for 30 min
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Needle Nose Pliers - Cut wire and turn down sharp ends
Material is a sterilization wrap medium weight (H500).
First Article University of Florida - Medical
Second Article: They keep on sewing.
VIDEO and EDITING BY: TYLER EDWARDS
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ACTION "IN OUR ACTIONS" - Giving Hope
"FIT" TEST UNDER HOOD:
AUTOCLAVE STERILIZATION CYCLES AND REPEATED "FIT" TESTING