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Stihl, Inc.: Elastostart(TM) designed to reduce kick when starting. 4.42 cubic-inch engine. Antivibration system. Position-compensating carburetor and air-filtration system. (804) 486-9100.
Engine Company

The handline has been stretched to the front door and is ready to move in. The officer of the ladder company has returned to the front door and informs the engine company of his initial size-up: "Looks like a mattress. Maybe a little bit more. We used the water extinguisher but couldn`t get it all." Turning to the nozzleman, he continues, "It`s the last bedroom on the right at the end of the hall, about 15 feet down from the top of the stairs." What started as a mattress fire has grown in inten
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Active Technologies, Inc.: 800 Watts 115V AC output. 12V-80 amp DC output. Direct-drive alternator. Recoil start. Throttle control lever. Engine fuel primer. Muffler guard. Weighs 16 pounds. Two-hp, two-cycle gasoline engine. (800) 545-5348.
Engine Company

Team Equipment, Inc.: PARTNER multipurpose saws. D`AX carbide-grit blade. Rescue abrasive wheels cut both steel and concrete. Saw-carrying sling. Safety gas can. Hearing protectors. Goggles. Two-cycle engine oil. Gasoline stabilizer. Spare belts. Air filters. (800) 367-9054.
Engine Company

The members of Squad 4 were having a particularly busy day, responding to alarms from one end of the city to the other. With the unrelenting summer heat, drivers were cruising around with windows closed and air conditioners on high, seeking relief. The apparatus operator remarked to the captain that it seemed as if no one was paying any attention to their warning lights and siren. He had to continuously accelerate and brake to maneuver around the complacent drivers.
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CompAir Mako: Continuous-duty trailers equipped with air compressor, gasoline or diesel engine, air-purification system, two-position SCBA/SCUBA fill station, two ASME-rated storage cylinders, controls, and interconnecting piping and wiring. Capable of supplying CGA Grade "E" breathing air on-site. Seven 5,000- and 6,000-psig models of mounted breathing air systems available; charging rates range from 13.1 to more than 33.2 cfm of air. Dual-drive (diesel engine/electric motor) configuration, av
Engine Company

You`re pumping the attack engine at a house fire. It is a hot summer day, and you begin to smell a strange odor. After looking around the piece for the source, you notice steam blowing out from the engine covers. The engine water temperature gauge is pegged at 240°F. You think, "Sure hope the chief doesn`t blow like this when he finds out the engine has overheated."
Engine Company

The handline has been stretched to the front door and is ready to move in. The officer of the ladder company has returned to the front door and informs the engine company of his initial size-up: "Looks like a mattress. Maybe a little bit more. We used the water extinguisher but couldn`t get it all." Turning to the nozzleman, he continues, "It`s the last bedroom on the right at the end of the hall, about 15 feet down from the top of the stairs." What started as a mattress fire has grown in inten
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Emergency One, Inc.: Flows more than 6,000 gpm from draft and exceeds 10,000 gpm on a hydrant system. Manufactured on a special E-One Hush® chassis. Four-door cab with Vista roof. Fully enclosed pump panel on rear wall of cab. Williams Hot Shot II foam-proportioning system; eliminates foam recirculation back to the foam tank, avoiding agitation of the foam. Roof-mounted Hydro-Foam nozzle flows in excess of 6,000 gpm and can propel a stream of foam more than 300 feet. Elevated pump operator