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Monday, January 30, 2012

Photographic guides developed by SSPC (VIS-1 through VIS-5) to aid in the visual assessment of surface cleanliness were designed to be used in what way?

With the aid of a microscope
With hand-held magnification
With the unaided eye or with corrected vision
With special, pink-tinted goggles

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