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2 1/2 in the High Rise Pack??

What are your thoughts on using all 2 1/2 in a high rise pack? We currently use two 75ft lengths of 1 3/4 connected to a 6 ft section of 2…

Started by Joe Pantaleo

10 May 16, 2009
Reply by Adam Miceli

Have You Ever Used 2 1/2" Hose Inside a Private Home

Have you ever used 2 1/2" line for an interior attack,in a private home? How was it and why did you use it?

Started by Ray McCormack

53 May 15, 2009
Reply by Jason R. Ward

When Do You Give The New Firefighter The Nozzle

It was company policy for the new firefighter to have the nozzle until they caught a structural fire. (A Job) Then they would move to the o…

Started by Ray McCormack

39 Apr 20, 2009
Reply by Brett Graves

CAFS for Supported Interior Attacks on Residential and Commercial Events

I have some specific questions regarding the use of CAFS on interior fire attack: 1)Do you use CAFS lines for supported interior attacks?…

Started by scott corrigan

14 Apr 3, 2009
Reply by Mark Cummins

Do You Use A Stream Shaper On Your Smooth Bore Nozzle

Do you use a stream shaper on your smooth bore nozzle? Has it improved your operations? If you do not use one - explain why.

Started by Ray McCormack

21 Mar 14, 2009
Reply by Russ Chapman

First due and no truck in sight...

It has been a little slow here in the Start Water group, so I thought I would start a new thread to get the pace back up a bit.... This sc…

Started by Eric Hankins

16 Mar 1, 2009
Reply by Ricky Teter

Fire scenario: three story, type V multiple dwelling.

First, the building: • Three story multiple dwelling, Type V (dimensional lumber) with brick veneer • 20 units per floor • Center hallways,…

Started by Art Zern

11 Feb 18, 2009
Reply by Todd Trudeau

Planning For water supply & Transport

Holy Numbers. I have recently been enrolled by my FD in a University course for Company officers. And the subject for my next assignment is…

Started by Wayne Benner Jr

5 Feb 9, 2009
Reply by Tom Hofland

Smoothbore Vs Fog/Automatic for Standpipes

Brother, I voted on todays quick vote on the magazines homepage, What kind of nozzle do you have on your high-rise pack? Smooth bore 40% F…

Started by Russ Chapman

42 Dec 31, 2008
Reply by L. Chapel

Poor Hoseline Pressure - But Why

Just read the latest NIOSH report and it spoke about poor hoseline pressure. We have all had this happen. What can we do to avoid this?

Started by Ray McCormack

24 Dec 24, 2008
Reply by Russ Chapman


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