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HP pumping Discharge pressures over __ psi ?

Over 250psi. All engines capable. Unless emergency condition exists & ordered by IC conventional eng should not operate exceeding 250psi

1

Whenever possible an engine supplying high pressure to fd connection should be positioned within __length. ?

1 length, no more than 2.

2

Safety zone ?

50' around working engine in all directions. If 2L are used safety zone must be expanded.

3

Supply lines must be secured by __?

Tether. Secured to both the engine & bld fd connection. When more then 1L used must be tethered & secured to each other by tether gated hook. No tether use utility rope

4

Standpipes should be supplied by two engines. When only one bld siamese connection is available, stretch the second supply line ?

To first floor outlet. Do not connect two hp lines to a single bld siamese

5

3rd stage: who can order its use ?

IC at rank of BC or higher. Pressures exceeding 600psi