Yellow Tag Tour

Schedules are subject to change, please check our calendar frequently for updated tour times. All tours and tests are at the Hangar, Bldg. 004 (not in Mustang '60).

A minimum of 10 hours of Red Tag shop use must be recorded before attending a Yellow Tag tour.

General Safety

  • You must abide by all shop procedures and safety rules.
  • If you don’t know how to use a tool or don’t remember, ask a Shop Tech.
  • Wear appropriate clothing and Personal Protective Equipment for the job.
  • To prevent injury or damage to your project use only tools that are in good condition.
  • If you break a tool, stop using it and return it to a Shop Tech, (We won’t penalize you for accidental breakage, but we WILL penalize you for hiding the problem and compromising other people's safety.)
  • Report any unsafe behavior to a Shop Tech.
  • Report any spills to a Shop Tech.
  • Immediately report all injuries, no matter how minor, to a Shop Tech.

Specific equipment safety will be discussed during your Yellow Tag tour and can be referenced in the downloadable Yellow Tag Tool Manual.

Tools and Equipment

  • MIG and TIG Welders (Shade 10 eye protection required)
  • Oxy-Acetylene Rig (Shade 5 eye protection required)
  • Plasma Cutter (Shade 5 eye protection required)
  • Paint Booth and Gun (Respirator required)
  • Ovens (Composite/Heat Treating)
  • Mills
  • Lathes

Please read the Shop Rules and Regulations prior to arriving for a tour.

Click the link for a downloadable Yellow Tag Manual