Firefighters Training: Video on Effects of Fire on Stored Ammunition

01/07/2013
The Sporting Ammunition & The Fire Fighter video is provided with special permission from the Sporting Arms and Ammunition Manufacturers' Institute. Copyright © 2008, Sporting Arms and Ammunition Manufacturers’ Institute, Inc. All rights reserved. The Sporting Arms and Ammunition Manufacturers Institute (SAAMI) has produced a free 30-minute video showing the effects of fire on stored ammunition. Some structures we may respond to are known to store amounts of ammunition, and it's safe to assume that most residences have some present. The video shows over 400,000 rounds of ammunition being burned, dropped, shot and crushed (under a bulldozer). A simulated gun store with copious cases of...

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