The Ames laboratory storeroom offers materials in commodities of building supplies, hardware and small tools, gases, metals, electrical material and supplies, electronic supplies, mechanical material and supplies, custodial supplies, office supplies, and laboratory supplies. These materials are available to all Ames Laboratory personnel, if approved by their supervisor.
All property obtained from the storeroom must be used for authorized (DOE) purposes only - per DOE property management regulations Part 109-28.001-51.
Hours: 160 Spedding Hall -
Monday through Friday:
7:30 a.m to 11:50 a.m.
1:00 p.m to 4:00 p.m
Emergency & non-window hours - Call the Plant Protection Section 4-3483
Commodities: (scroll down to see examples below -part IDs begin with these numbers) or go directly to Stores Catalog link at top of page.
01 Building Supplies (examples) (Back to Top)
Paint brushes Spray paint Unistrut Plywood
02 Hardware Supplies (examples) (Back to Top)
Abrasives Drill bits Rulers Anchors Files, glass - metal Rust preventers Belts, V Glass cutter Screws Blades, razor - saws Hammer Screwdrivers Brush, wire Knife, utility Steel Wool Cans, Qt., Gal., 5 Gal. Masking tape Solder Casters Nuts & Washers Tapes, filament,2"clear Caulking Pails, 5 Gal. Tapes, measuring Chain Jack Pliers Tube cutters C-clamps Pop rivets Tools, hand-wrenches Cutters, glass - tube Razor blades, scraper V-belts Cutting fluid Ropes, nylon - cable Wire brushes
03 Chemical Supplies (examples) (Back to Top)
Compressed gases Gas leak detectors Helium Dewars Clamps - cyl-see 015 Gas regulators Nitrogen Dewars Drierite Gas Valves-lecture
04 Metal Supplies (examples) (Back to Top)
Angle Iron Sheet metals - steel Tantalum Stainless Steel tubing Wires-chromel-duplex
05 Electrical Supplies (examples) (Back to Top)
Ballasts Electrical tape Surge Suppressors Boxes-steel-covers Extension cords Switches Compound, wire pull Light bulbs Terminals Conduit-clamps-pipe Power strips Wire nuts Conduit - straps Receptacles Wire-stranded
06 Electronic Supplies (examples) (Back to Top)
Batteries,C,D,9v,Button Connectors Shrink tubing Braid shielding Dusters-air Soldering Iron-wire Bulbs-30-60-90w Fans Switches Cabinets Flashlights & bulbs Telephone wire Cable ties Fuses Wire testers Cleaners Gauges Ethernet wire2-20ft. Clips Jacks
07 Plumbing Supplies (examples) (Back to Top)
for Air Copper Stainless Steel for Gas Dekoron Unistrut for Water PVC Wire solder brushes Brass Steel Valves
08 Custodial Supplies (examples) (Back to Top)
Brushes, scrub Cleaning equipment Sweeping compound Cleaners-degreasers-windows Scouring powder-pads Toilet tissue Detergents Soaps-dish-hand-laundry Towels, paper Disinfectants,sprays Sponges
10 Office Supplies (examples) (Back to Top)
Adhesives -glue Dry erase materials Record books-Lab Binders, 3 ring, backs Folders, file, manila Rubber bands Book ends, metal Index cards Rulers Calendars-desk Labels Scissors, 2 sizes Chalk Lead, 5mm, 7mm refill Scotch tape & dispensers Clipboards-plastic Markers,permanent Sheet protectors(2) Compass Napkins-Misc.kitchen Stamps-US postage Correction fluids/mtls. Paper - printer/copier Staples,Staplers,remover Data tapes -see 15 Paper clips, binder clip Transparencies (3) Directory - ISU Paper punches Tapes-adhesive Dividers-tabs-indexes Paper, colored Toners-HP & recycled Diskettes 3.5 see 15 Pens, pencils Video tapes - see 15 Envelopes Post-its Zip Disks - see 15 CD R's &RW's see15
12 Clothing (examples) (Back to Top)
Air filter mask see 15 Lab Coats,cloth Towels, bath Ear plugs Safety glasses-goggle
15 Laboratory Supplies (examples) (Back to Top)
Acid carriers Forceps Rags, white cotton Adhesives Funnels Regulators, gas Bags, plastic, garbage Gloves, latex, work Scoopulas Beakers Grease Slides-microscope Bottles, glass, poly Hoses Stir bars Bottle brushes Jars Stopcocks Dry Ice Kim wipes Stoppers Brushes-bottle-tube Lab jacks Syringes Capillaries Lexon sheets Septums Clamps Magnifiers Teflon sheets CDR & CDRW's Neoprene Tygon tubing Cotton swabs Mask, air filter Tapes, heating Crucibles Matches Tissue wipes Cylinder-pyrex Oils, lube, pump Tubes, pryex, quartz Data tapes O-rings Vacuum materials Diskette 3.5 & storage Paper -computer Vials Dishes Photographic supplies Video tapes Flash Drives Plates-quartz Water filter cartridges Foil, aluminum Rod -quartz Zip disks & CDR's
16 Misc Supplies (Back to Top)