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"Adam, Yes the reduced tip size is only for the can. And this is emphasized prior to…"

Brian Arnold replied Jun 18, 2009 to Which nozzle for fashover?

39 Jan 13, 2012
Reply by Timothy Patrick

"While I know many here are probably Flashover Instructors in the can, the techniques…"

Brian Arnold replied Jun 17, 2009 to Which nozzle for fashover?

39 Jan 13, 2012
Reply by Timothy Patrick

"Same goes here. We practice on everything from an old high rise hotel that was under…"

Brian Arnold replied Jun 14, 2009 to Drilling on stretching in actual occupancies

6 Jun 17, 2009
Reply by Jim Miller

"Love this topic! I'll add to a few of the great comments already made....... Stretc…"

Brian Arnold replied Apr 14, 2009 to What "Rules" Do You Believe Must be Followed In The Engine?

12 Jun 15, 2009
Reply by Kristopher Holien

"Have em' but don't use them or promote them. Someday they will fall by the wayside a…"

Brian Arnold replied Apr 14, 2009 to Pistol Grip Nozzles - Love em or Leave em?

23 Sep 22, 2009
Reply by Russ Chapman

"First due engine for anything showing SOP is we lay our own line. Attack crews will…"

Brian Arnold replied Mar 19, 2009 to Booster Water for Structural Fires

19 Oct 18, 2009
Reply by Dan Rice

"Like Ray, I prefer one that has plenty of water. A smoothbore is my preference but a…"

Brian Arnold replied Feb 27, 2009 to Which nozzle for fashover?

39 Jan 13, 2012
Reply by Timothy Patrick

"Ray, Great topic! We've always tried to emphasize to the fire attack crews that spra…"

Brian Arnold replied Feb 14, 2009 to Opening the Nozzle in Smoke

125 Apr 18, 2011
Reply by Pierre-Louis LAMBALLAIS

"Eric, For me the tactics don't really change but it raises a flag in my mind that ta…"

Brian Arnold replied Feb 9, 2009 to First due and no truck in sight...

16 Mar 1, 2009
Reply by Ricky Teter

"Ray, We are currently only using the straighteners on our deck guns and portable Bli…"

Brian Arnold replied Dec 10, 2008 to Do You Use A Stream Shaper On Your Smooth Bore Nozzle

21 Mar 14, 2009
Reply by Russ Chapman


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