Fingerprint Analysis Kit

Bar Code: 1127

Description: With this kit, students may learn to identify fingerprint patterns and to classify the prints of fellow class members. They may also learn how fingerprints are lifted from various surfaces. Forensic investigation activities are also included.

Inventory:

1 container of materials

  1. Vial of Aluminum Powder
  2. Vial of Carbon Black
  3. (4) Brushes
  4. (2) Ink Pads
  5. Index Cards
  6. Roll Cellophane Tape
  7. (7 Magnifying Glasses
  8. (14) Pairs of Disposable Plastic Gloves
  9. Iodine Crystals
  10. (2) Screw Cap Jars
  11. Vial Ninhydrin
  12. Vial Acetone
  13. (2) Tweezers
  14. Filter Paper
  15. (28) "Modus Operandi" Sheets
  16. (28) Student Data Sheets
  17. Instruction Manual
  18. (7) FBI Fingerprint Classification

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URL: http://rpsec.usca.sc.edu/TravelingScience/fingerprint_analy.html (May 1999)
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