Item To Be
Not Fully Mission Capable If:
Check that fire hose nozzle valve
Valve lever binds or is difficult to
levers squeeze smoothly with no
binding. Notify your supervisor if
any gas escapes.
Be sure fire hose nozzle is secure on
nozzle bracket. See paragraph 2-10.
Check that hose assembly is evenly
Hose assembly not evenly wound
wound on drum.
Check visible portion of hose
If hose assembly shows evidence of
assembly to see if It Is tight and in
leakage, loose connections, dry rot,
good condition with no evidence of
or other visible damage.
leaking or dry rot
Check that hose assemblies are
If any hose assembly shows
tight and in good condition with no
evidence of leakage, loose
evidence of leaking or dry rot.
connections, dry rot, or other
Check that hose reel Is secure, free
Drum does not turn freely.
of rust, and drum turns freely with
rewind brake released.
Check Rewind brake to be sure It is
Rewind brake prevents drum from
free of rust and holds drum
turning freely when released.
stationary when applied and does
not bind drum when released.
Check that cart and wheels are free
Cart damage that would interfere
of rust and evidence of cracking.
with positioning equipment.
Check for missing or damaged tires.
Check wheels for binding when
Thoroughly clean with water and
mild soap. Dry thoroughly.