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NFPA 1901

Standard for Automotive Fire Apparatuses

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min pump capacity

750 gpm

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min tank size

300 gallons

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quint min pump size

1000 gpm

5

quint tank size

300 gallons

6

mobile water supply apparatus min capacity

1000 gallons

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inverters

converts DC (12-24V) to AC (110 or 220V)

8

vehicle mounted generators

110-220V, up to 12,000 W

9

class A fire

wood, paper

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class B fire

liquids (petrol)

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class C fire

Energized electric

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class D fire

metals

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class K/F fire

cooking oils

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foam tanks capacity

20-100 gallons

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Initial fire attack apparatus aka

midi or mini pumpers

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NFPA 1002

Standard for Driver/Operator Professional Qualifications

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NFPA 1071

Standard for Emergency Vehicle Technician Qualifications

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CDL is for

over 26k pounds

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NFPA 1911

Maintenance, Inspection, Testing, Retirement of Apparatuses

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tires replaced...

every 7 years

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tire pressure dictated by

manufacturer's recommendations

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load sequencer

controls emergency lights

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load monitor

watches the load, can shut down emergency electrical equipment to prevent overload

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steering wheel play

no more 10 degrees in either direction

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curb weight

weight of apparatus directly off assembly line

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GVWR

max weight vehicle can operate in ideal conditions

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air actuated brakes

compressed air holds off a spring brake (parking brake), applies air pressure to service brake

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slack adjusters

connect activation pads and brake pads, compensate for wear in brake pads

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diesel particulate filters

controls regeneration process

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selective catalyst reductant uses

diesel exhaust fluid (DEF)