LATEST IN Standpipe Operations

The New York Fold (Ep #64)

In this episode Ray McCormack reviews the New York Standpipe fold, a common hose pack used for deploying hose in standpipe equipped buildings.


1-3/4” versus 2-1/2” for Standpipe Operations (Ep #59)

In this episode Dave McGrail goes into detail of what NFPA 14 (Standard for the Installation of Standpipe and Hose Systems) pre-93 and post-93 means in regard to expected outlet pressures and how those pressures can affect target fire flows comparing 1-3/4” and 2-1/2” hose.


Standpipe Valve Outlets (Episode #47)

There are four main type of standpipe valve outlets and in this episode Dave McGrail and Chris Martin review design features as well as operational considerations that firefighters should be aware of relating to them.


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Utilizing some of the country’s top engine company instructors, we are checking our emotions at the door and presenting the pros and cons of the relevant engine company topics in the fire service. Part Art. Part Science.

This educational video series will be sure to leave you a better informed about nozzles, flows, your fire flow system, and engine company operations as a discipline.

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