TITLE

Ideal Chatter

AUTHOR(S)
Towns, John
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Mar2006, Vol. 50 Issue 3, p76
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the need for durable, reliable and of superior performance fire service communication equipment. The equipment should stand under adverse conditions and be able to send and receive signals. Also explained are the unique features of the equipment and their corresponding functions.
ACCESSION #
20316692

 

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