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Started this discussion. Last reply by John Aldrich Apr 26, 2008.

The A,B,C's or The 1,2,3's............
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At 2:40pm on October 25, 2013, Nick Ledin said…
Dave, I really enjoyed your "Difficult Conversation" blog. Great piece.
At 9:01pm on September 27, 2012, DALE G. PEKEL said…

Hey Dave - Thanks for the invite bro! Tell your friend to email me at and I will forward what I have on the prop. I just finished designing and building a second addition (besides the Denver Hallway). I hope to post a YouTube video on it in the next few weeks.

Hope all is well,


At 1:23pm on June 8, 2012, Michael Bricault (ret) said…

-It is more from carelessness about truth than from intentional lying that there is so much falsehood in the world. Samuel Johnson

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Bob Carpenter and Dave LeBlanc are now friends
Jul 12
Dave LeBlanc posted a blog post


ORIGINAL POSTING Not sure it ever worked in the first placeWe are in a fascinating period of time for the fire service.  Never before have the resources (financial, physical and mental) been greater.  We are finally looking at fires, how they burn, how conditions change.  We are looking a fuel packages, flow paths.  We are discussing heat release rates and polar vortexes. …See More
Feb 9
Dave LeBlanc posted a blog post

They Did Not Choose To Die on Backstep Firefighter

Never before have we had the information we do nowFACE 2011-31 On December 23, 2011, a 42-year-old male career fire fighter died during fire-fighting operations on the 2nd floor of a three-story apartment building. The victim was assigned to Engine 5 (E5) with a lieutenant and driver/pump operator. E5 was the first-due engine company at this fire. The Incident Commander ordered E5 to take a 1¾" hoseline and attack the fire in a 2nd floor apartment. The lieutenant stretched the line…See More
Dec 3, 2013
Dave LeBlanc commented on Dave LeBlanc's blog post The Greatest Risk, Taking No Risk At All on Backstep Firefighter
"Gents, thanks for the comments.   "
Nov 16, 2013

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Harwich, MA
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Paid fire department
Professional Qualifications:
Pro Board Certified Fire Officer I, Fire Instructor I, EMT - Basic

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