Fire Chief » For firefighters By firefighters http://www.firechief.com Every Department | Every Leader Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:28:37 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.0.1 Wildland firefighter invents exterior sprinkler system http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/04/wildland-firefighter-invents-exterior-sprinkler-system/ http://www.firechief.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2014/11/sprinkler.jpg http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/04/wildland-firefighter-invents-exterior-sprinkler-system/#comments Tue, 04 Nov 2014 17:11:54 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/04/wildland-firefighter-invents-exterior-sprinkler-system/
The sprinkler gets water to a house's rooftop and surrounding areas where it's needed most during wildfire emergencies
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Firefighter invents tool to conquer snowed-in hydrants http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/29/firefighter-invents-tool-to-conquer-snowed-in-hydrants/ http://www.firechief.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2014/11/JohnScott.jpg http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/29/firefighter-invents-tool-to-conquer-snowed-in-hydrants/#comments Mon, 29 Sep 2014 18:05:56 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/29/firefighter-invents-tool-to-conquer-snowed-in-hydrants/
On average, it takes 20 minutes to dig and move to the next hydrant; the Hydrant Snorkel eliminates this problem
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Retired firefighter invents revolutionary fire hydrant http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/01/retired-firefighter-invents-revolutionary-fire-hydrant/ http://www.firechief.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2014/07/hyd.jpg http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/01/retired-firefighter-invents-revolutionary-fire-hydrant/#comments Tue, 01 Jul 2014 20:31:03 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/?p=2340
Aside from the 'alien' look, this reinvented hydrant has the guts to fight freezing, rust, vandalism and other problems that plague traditional hydrants.
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Retired firefighter invents revolutionary fire hydrant http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/01/retired-firefighter-invents-revolutionary-fire-hydrant-2/ http://www.firechief.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2014/11/hydrant.jpg http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/01/retired-firefighter-invents-revolutionary-fire-hydrant-2/#comments Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:16:51 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/01/retired-firefighter-invents-revolutionary-fire-hydrant-2/
Aside from the 'alien' look, this reinvented hydrant has the guts to fight freezing, rust, vandalism and other problems that plague traditional hydrants
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