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- Monday, January 26, 2015

From the Editor

For those in the grip of extreme cold temperatures and dangerous wind chills, here are some safety and operational tips. This piece looks at how to keep your apparatus pump from freezing; this one offers 10 tips for surviving the cold; and this two-part series looks at how cold affects our bodies.

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Gamber-Johnson Reveals the NotePad V

Gamber-Johnson announces the release of a new Universal Computer Cradle, the NotePad™ V — a...

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TFT’s New PA2 Transformer Piercing Nozzle System

Designed to deliver water or foam solutions to areas inaccessible to the fire fighter, the PA2 system can be configured to short, medium, long and L shaped combinations, making it easily adaptable to specific fireground situations. PA2 component highlights include: a unique distribution nozzle, hardened steel piercing point, pistol grip, and twist-grip shutoff valve.

TFT’s New PA2 Transformer Piercing Nozzle System

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Mike McKenna
Mike McKenna - Practical PPE
There are numerous demands from the fire service and promises from manufacturers, but in many cases things are not working out as expected or promised.

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