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Ancillary Equipment


[misc2]
Various Equipment
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  • [A] Drip Torch Firelighter:

    Used for backburning in "burnoff's"

  • [B] E-Flare:

    Strobes alternately between Red and Blue

  • [C] Halligon Tool:

    This tool has many uses, including ...
    - 'Making space' for hydraulic rescue speaders
    - Extending cuts during vehicle extrications
    - Forcing padlocks, either by twisting or use as a marlin spike and hammered
    - Forcing building doors, cutting steel doors or wall sheets, levering or lifting
    - Uses as an imrovised hammer, pick or hoe

  • [D] Rakehoe:

    A hand tool used for bushfire fighting, consiting of a heavy rake and hoe

       

[misc2]
Various Equipment

 

  • [A] Combination Keys:

    Called a combination key as it is used to remove "man-hole" lids and to "couple" two lenths of hoses together.

  • [B] Coupling Keys

    Used soley for coupling two lengths of hoses together.

  • [C] Reducer

     

  • [D] Branch

     

  • [E] Hydrant Testing Tap

     

  • [F] Dividing Breeching Peice

     

       

[Ceiling Spike]
Ceiling Spike

 

  • [A] Ceiling Spike:

    Used to penetrate ceilings

       

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[branch]
Branch

 

  • [A] Nozzle

     

  • [B] Boss

    Adjusts water pattern between, Jet, Power Cone (Spray) or Fog

  • [C] Rate of flow selector

    Allows for selections of 115, 230, 360 or 475 litres per minute (lpm)

  • [D] Bail or shut off valve

     

  • [E] Handle

     

 

[Hoses]
Hoses

 

  • [A] 64mm x 30m(length)

    Delivery Hose

  • [B] 38mm x 30m(length)

    Delivery Hose

  • [C] 25mm x 30m(length)

    "Layflat" Canvas Hose

 

[sideline_above]
Sideline - Above

 

  • [A] Hose-reel

     

 

[sideline_under]
Sideline - Under

 

  • [A] Hose-reel

     

 

[Hoses]
Hoses

 

  • [A] Standpipe

    Used to get water out of "water mains" under ground

  • [B] Turncock Key

    Used to turn thimble valve (open / shut-off valve)

 

[Salisbury 24P Pump]
Salisbury 24P Pump

 

  • [A] Control Panel

     

  • [B] Delivery Valve's

     

  • [C] Inlet Valve's

    Used to supply water to tank or pump

  • [D] Centrifugal Pump (Inside Steel Box)

     

       

[Salisbury 34 Pump]
Salisbury 34 Pump

 

  • [A] Control Panel

     

  • [B] Delivery Valve's

     

  • [C] Inlet Valve's

    Used to supply water to tank or pump

  • [D] Centrifugal Pump

     

       

[Salisbury BWC Pump - 1]
Salisbury BWC (AKA - Tanker) - View 1

 

  • [A] Control Panel

     

  • [B] Delivery Valve

     

       

[Salisbury BWC Pump - 2]
Salisbury BWC (AKA - Tanker) - View 2

 

  • [B] Delivery Valve

     

  • [C] Inlet Valve's:

    Used to supply water to tank or pump

       

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[CABA]
Compressed Air Breathing Apparatus

 

  • [A] Cyclinder

     

  • [B] Harness

     

  • [C] Face Mask

     

       

[CABA]
Helmets

 

  • [A] Rural Helmet

     

  • [B] Structural Helmet

     

       

[CABA]
PBI Gold (Structural Turnout Gear)

 

  • [A] Flashover Hood

     

  • [B] Protective Jacket

     

  • [C] Structural Helmet

     

  • [D] Protective Pants

     

       

[CABA]
PPE (Rural Turnout Gear)

 

  • [A] Structural Helmet

     

  • [B] Protective Jacket

     

  • [C] Protective Pants

     

       

RCR - Road Crash Rescue ^ Top Of Page


[RCR1]
Road Crash Rescue Equipment 1

 

  • [A] Salvage Sheets

     

  • [B] Primary Entry Kit

     

  • [C] Hydrualic Hose Line & Rescue Chains

     

  • [D] First Aid Kit (green box), Toolbox (red box) & 'sharps' disposals (yellow tub)

     

       

[RCR2]
Road Crash Rescue Equipment 2

 

  • [A] Hydraulic Hoses

     

  • [B] Hydraulic Pump

     

  • [C]

    (laying flat) Hydraulic cutters, 20T Pressure

  • [D] Hydraulic Spreaders

     

       

[RCR3]
Road Crash Rescue Equipment 3

 

  • [A] Chocks

    Used to Stabalise vehicles that are not steady to avoid potential risk to crews working on the vehicle

  • [B] Generator Set

     

  • [C] Vetter Bag

     

       

[Rescue Boards & Stabaliser]
Road Crash Rescue Equipment 4

 

  • [A] Rescue Boards

     

  • [B] Stabalising Bar

    Used to Stabalise vehicles that are on their side, to avoid potential risk to crews working on the vehicle

       

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