Flashcards in Engine Company Ops Deck (14):
Type I Construction
Type II Construction
Type III Construction
Type IV Construction
Type V construction
Wood Frame/Lite weight
What is fire load?
The combination of building construction materials, contents and any materials that can produce heat or flame within a given space.
What dose RECEO-VS stand for
What dose the fire tetrahedron consist of?
Oxygen, Heat, fuel, Chemical Reaction
What is a Direct Attack?
Fire flow from hose line applied to directly to burning materials.
What is indirect attack?
Fire flow is directed through a door or window in a narrow to wide fog to produce steam. Non Tentable conditions.
Compleat coverage of the compartment using "T,Z or O" Pattern to produce steam while hitting burning materials. Normally non Tentable.
What is penciling?
Cooling the super heated gasses to prevent a flashover condition. Short bursts of fire flow from hose line into gasses.
At what temperature dose water turn to steam?