A MUST WATCH especially if you are running nozzles with screens on the inlets

Nozzle clogs area true engine company emergency and every nozzle firefighter, from the newest to the most senior should be proficient in how to recognize and overcome them.

In this episode, Brian Brush​ reviews two types of clogs and how to handle them:

  1. A temporary clog that can be overcome with the nozzle flush feature.
  2. A hard clog in which the nozzle tip would have to be removed.

Brian Brush

Brian Brush is a Firefighter in Edmond, Oklahoma. With 20 years in the fire service from rural volunteer to metro sized departments Brian brings a wide scope of experience to his program ensuring it will apply to all.

Brian is a FDIC instructor, writes for Fire Engineering and provides training Nationally through Fire By Trade.

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Get Ready to Get Down to BRASS TACKS and HARD FACTS!

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.

This site is your central location for the entire library of this series.

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