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HydraSpear SaberSpear™ 48” Tool Kit

Wildland Firefighting Tool Kits for 2020!     Our Jets Make Your Tools Dig Deeper and Faster! ™ 1.SaberSpear™ 48” Tool Kit P/N 54502: A single fixed 48” lightweight steel manifold for ease of storage and mobility in the field. ...

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New International Distribution Agreement Vallfirest x De-Wipe®

The only biodegradable decontaminating wipes able to block the entry of contaminants by the skin     Valfirest What is De-Wipe®? The only biodegradable decontaminating wipes on the market capable of removing 99% of the contaminants on the skin and ...

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Respiratory Protective Equipment for Wildland Fires

Conversation between Sergi Pareja and Angelo Lorenzo     A.L: What are the occupational risks that wildland firefighters are exposed to? S.P: Wildland firefighters have the same risks as a welder, because they are exposed to heavy metals, the same ...

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Xtreme Mask, The Latest Advance in Respiratory Protection for Wildfires

A multipurpose device that offers a complete protection of the face and the face and respiratory tract against particles, gases and vapors. Vallfirest – Wildland firefighters are exposed to several labor risks; heat, humidity, radiation, incandescent particles, microparticles, nanoparticles, smoke, ...

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Backpacking a Water Supply in the Wildland Urban Interface

When you have to bring water and you can’t drive in     Firefighters and fire crews working in the wildland urban interface sometimes are not able to take motorized vehicles into an area where fire needs to be extinguished ...

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Aspen, CO Type III Wildland Pumper

A new wildland rig for the Aspen Fire Protection District     SVI Trucks – Aspen’s new Type 3 Wildland Pumper features a 12′ aluminum SVI-body mounted on an International 7500 SFA 4×4 chassis, which houses a Cummins L9 380EV ...

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Prescribed and Controlled Burns Often Kick Off by Drip Torch Use

Designed to withstand the rough treatment that drip torches often endure     Controlled burns, prescribed burns, and backfires are all similar terms for a wildland fire that is intentionally lit to create a natural firebreak in front of a ...

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Introducing the VPO-1X Vinyl Backpack Fire Pump

All the right specs, in all the right places     It’s time to gear up! As we head from spring into summer, fire agencies are starting to plan for summer operations. Wildland firefighting requires durable, light and powerful equipment, and ...

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Are You Ready for Fire Season?

DON’T GET CAUGHT WITH YOUR PUMPS DOWN!     A pump failure at a critical time out in the field can result in devastating losses. Consequently, WATERAX is tirelessly dedicated to providing the highest quality Genuine pump parts. The care ...

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FoxFury Responds to Camp Fire in Butte County, CA

FoxFury forensic lights aid in search for human remains     BUTTE COUNTY, California -A team from FoxFury Lighting Solutions arrived in Butte County, California yesterday as part of a massive effort to locate the remains of those missing and ...

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