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Brian Brush's Blog – June 2014 Archive (2)

Standpipe Systems Review

Standpipe systems are designed to supply water to a remote area (high-rise/low rise commercial and residential, malls, parking garages, stadiums, warehouses). Standpipe systems are either wet or dry and systems may or may not be supported (pumps, domestic water). When we discuss standpipe systems we should also discuss our attack systems; hose, nozzles and appliances because…

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Added by Brian Brush on June 24, 2014 at 10:00am — No Comments

Hose Bundle Hook Up

A variety of hose bundles and bundled finishes are used in engine companies across the country to provide versatility in stretches. Straight loads such as the triple layer can be quickly deployed but are often limited in applications for stretches that are beyond a standard "curb to the door". For this piece I will show how to simply build and utilize a 100’ modified minuteman bundle to finish your…

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Added by Brian Brush on June 10, 2014 at 3:00pm — 3 Comments

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