Fire Equipment Digest

Issue 7 and Volume 133.

Fire Equipment Digest departments Rear-Step Belt Atlas Safety Equipment Co., Inc. has designed the Atlas Rear-Step Belt No. 248, that protects fire fighters from being thrown off the rear step. It is a one piece assemble, made of 1 3/4-inch wide nylon. The test web waist belt and strap is 9,500 pounds. Circle No. 9 on Reader Service Card Dual Type Detector Pyrotronics has introduced a photoelectric/ionization detector which offers two chamber detection methods and sensitivity over the combustion products spectrum. Either detection chamber can activate the alarm circuit. Circle No. 20 on Reader Service Card Safety Bar Fire Research Corporation has introduced the Man-Saver, an automatic safety bar that mounts across a jump seat opening. The bar is lifted up for exiting. It is spring-loaded and returns to its original position across the jump seat. Circle No. 16 on Reader Service Card Walkie-Talkies Ritron Inc. has introduced their R.T.…

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