Flashcards in Training Manual Article 2 - Hose Handling Techniques Deck (17):
What are the 3 purposes of handlines?
Attack, Exposure, Back-Up Lines
Name the two modes of back-up line operations?
Standby Mode & Back-up Mode
How many straps are on the 2 1/2" hose bundle?
How many straps are on the 2 1/2" nozzle bundle
What is the design formation of the 50 sections in a 2 1/2" hosebundle?
Name the 4 methods of overhauling lines
Apparatus, Shoulder lay, Crosslot, Hoisting
What size is the strip bight?
8", indicating midpoint of the attack 50
A single layer or single stack of hose in a bed
Hard Suction Specs
Clear PVC with black ridged helix and smooth bore
6 in. diameter
10 ft length
If hose is to be single rolled it is for the purpose of:
Expelling water and air for reloading
Transport back to the fire station for cleaning/drying
When practical, what coupling is the single hose role began with?
Female coupling, that way, the male threads are protected.
When is double rolled hose used
For storage on the racks, ready for service
2. 1 3/4" hose -at least 300 ft
3. 5" supply hose -at least 800 ft.
4. 2 1/2" hose - at least 300 ft.
How is the one person deluge secured?
Hose knot on the lower section with a clove hitch on the top section.
What are the suction piorities
What are the forward lay evolutions
Wrap the hydrant
Take the hydrant