Durstine, David
May 2005
Fire Chief;May2005 Supplement, Vol. 49, p3
Trade Publication
The article presents several firefighting tools and equipment. The Prism Emergency Inflatable Light provides functional light for up to 12,000 square yards from DQE Inc. The lightweight compaxial blower includes a nine-blade polypropylene fan encased in rugged powder-coated steel grill and will deliver 979cfm from Allegro Industries Inc. The heavy-duty portable hose cart with optional large-diameter hose drain attachment takes the bull work out of hose cleanup and reloading from RollNRack LLC. Fuel moisture data, used to determine forest fire danger ratings and help predict fire behavior, is available from Columbia Weather Systems Inc.


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