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High-Rise Tips: Clamp for Door Control

Maintaining control during the search     Fire Engineering   Training Minutes: Frank Ricci and John Twohill examine a simple way to maintain door control during search and how the engine can use the same device during fire attack. These ...

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Nozzle and Backup Firefighter Tips

Engine company tips from David McGrail     Fire Engineering – Training Minutes: Dave McGrail and company share some details on the roles of the nozzle operator and backup firefighter during fire attack. These videos are for training demonstration purposes ...

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High-Rise Tips: Stretching Upstairs

Minimize kinks and ease advancement     Fire Engineering – Training Minutes Revisited: Ray McCormack discusses a way of stretching a hoseline up a stairwell to minimize kinking and all for easy advancement of the line. These videos are for ...

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Pin and Hit

Conserve energy when advancing the 2-1/2″ line   Fire Engineering – Training Minutes Revisited: Ray McCormack shows you a technique to help conserve energy when advancing a 2 1/2-inch hoseline. These videos are for training demonstration purposes only. When you ...

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The Standpipe Kit

Some of the fundamental tools     Fire Engineering – Training Minutes Revisited: Lieutenant Ray McCormack of the Fire Department of New York (FDNY) reviews some of the fundamental tools and devices for standpipe operations. These videos are for training ...

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