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Driver Operator Training

Can anyone help me out. I am looking for a good Driver/Operator power point to present to my guys. Any suggestion? Thanks!

Started by John Woodward

1 Jan 23, 2012
Reply by Alan Butsch

Driver Operator Training

Does anyone have a good power point or training materials for a good Driver/Operator class? We have some pretty old and uninteresting mater…

Started by Aaron Merritt

5 Jul 22, 2009
Reply by Todd McKee

Fire Department Connections

We are looking at changing SOG for FDC connections. At what starting pressure does your engineers start with when addressing a connection?

Started by Michael D. Wilson CFEI, MDI

2 Mar 22, 2009
Reply by Chuck Barrie

hale valve`s trouble

Sorry for my english, I`m a french canadian firefighter. Did you have any problems with your Hale pump ? I have an American Lafrance with…

Started by Stéphane Trottier

1 Dec 28, 2008
Reply by Bob Shovald

Exempting Fire Apparatus from EPA engine standards

Hello group, I don't know if you have been keeping up with the new EPA standards for new engines, but it appears that the EPA is going to…

Started by Bob Franklin

1 Oct 26, 2008
Reply by Bob Franklin

Onboard foam systems on single stage pump

Hello group, Just had an interesting problem with a customers apparatus. They have a single stage 1250 mid-ship pump with an Akron 95 GPM b…

Started by Bob Franklin

2 Aug 24, 2008
Reply by Bob Franklin

non lubricating or synthetic oil primers

As a pump mechanic, I have found several primers using the synthetic oil have jelled causing the primer to fail. The primer has to be disas…

Started by Bob Franklin

1 Apr 6, 2008
Reply by Kristofer DeMauro


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