Beryllium oxide firing tips used on Turbofan Igniter plugs is supposed to be harmfull if the Beryllium oxide dust is eaten,breathed or touched.
What is dangerous about this substance.
|Quoting Avioniker (Reply 3):|
Wear a good respirator if your company uses them and wash the H... out of your hands and arms after you take the gloves off (you WERE wearing nitrile gloves weren't you?!)
|Quoting Rwessel (Reply 2):|
The least pleasant hazard is Berylliosis, which basically rots your lungs over a period of years