Issue 2 and Volume 77.

QUESTIONS AND ANSWERWS “He that questioneth much shall learn much ”-BACON NOTE— Readers of FIRE AND WATER ENGINEERING are invited to send in questions, which will be answered in the order received. Names are omitted Red Book of Fire Flow Formulas To the Editor: Some time ago I saw a little handbook with red cover giving Underwriters’ formulas for solving friction loss, number of gallons per minute, nozzle pressure, etc. Have you such a book or can you tell me where to get it ? Yours very truly, W. A. B. Answer: What you refer to, apparently, is the booklet “Fire Engine Tests and Fire Stream Tables” which is issued by the National Board of Fire Underwriters, 76 William Street, New York. Copies are available without charge to officers and engineers of fire departments. Write to George W. Booth, chief engineer. Fire Department Salaries To the Editor: I have been…

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