Wildland Firefighting

VISICADTM FOR FIRE DISPATCH SYSTEM

American TriTech: Computer-aided dispatch system designed for urban and wildland fire departments. Incorporates vehicle routing, high-resolution integrated mapping functionality, graphical reports, and a fire and emergency medical triage system. Built around Microsoftt Windows NTTM platform and SQL ServerTM Database. (619) 453-7000.

3464 WILDLAND BUMPER TURRET

Akron Brass, a division of Premier Farnell Corporation: For use with Class A and B foams. Designed for installation on pump-and-roll vehicles for forward attack. One-hand joystick operation control. Electric/pneumatic gear-driven turret allows 180° horizontal and +45° to -20° vertical movement range. A variety of flow and pressure options are available. (800) 288-1161.

FORMPRO 1600 FOAM PROPORTIONER

Hypro Corporation: Developed for use with smaller firefighting vehicles used in wildland fires. Uses Hypro 5322C plunger pump attached to 12-volt motor. (612) 633-9300.

SIDEWINDER(TM) WILDLAND MONITOR

Elkhart Brass Manufacturing Co., Inc.: Designed for off-road or wildland firefighting apparatus mounting on front bumper. Electric remote-controlled from inside cab. Swivels 180 degrees. Two-inch vaned waterway. Full fog flows from 15 to 350 gpm. Vertical travel 150 degrees, horizontal either 180 or 350 degrees. (800) 346-0250.

FIRELINETM GARMENTS

PGI, Inc.: Underwriters Laboratories certified to meet or exceed NFPA 1977, Standard on Protective Clothing and Equipment for Wildland Fire Fighting. Lightweight, breathable, and cut to allow maximum freedom of movement. Available in basic styling or with ScotchliteTM trim, radio pockets, leg zippers, knee patches, large expandable pockets, and detachable liners, among other features. (800) 558-8290.