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Channellock Model 86 Rescue Tool: Product Review

For me, the reason for carrying a set of Channellock rescue tools is two-fold. I always have some cutters on me in a time of need (whatever that might be (including a spanner wrench). The other main reason is we run a lot of car wrecks. One of my roles at wrecks is to assess the vehicles involved and disconnect the battery if need be. My cutters come in handy if I cannot reach the terminals to loosen them, I simply cut the wire to get the job done quickly.

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Top Ten Christmas Gifts for Firefighters (2014 edition)

This years Christmas gifts list is coming out just in time. This year, I tried to focus on more affordable gift ideas than helmets and boots I have always had on the list in the past. There are still some higher dollar gifts, but most are within reason I think. . Take your time and look through them. If you are a firefighter, share this with your friends, family, and significant other!

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Product Snapshot: H6 Homeland-Six Tactical Radio Strap

The Tactical Radio Strap by Homeland-Six is an adjustable nylon radio strap. The strap has multiple attachment points for ease of access of commonly needed equipment. The strap also features a 2x3 velcro tab for patches and a small low-profile pocket for a pair of latex gloves. Currently, the strap is offered in black and desert tan.

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Oncall® Live Video System Including GPS Streaming From Fire Cam

The Oncall® Live Video System enables emergency services personnel to stream live video, audio and their GPS location from Oncall® WiFi enabled cameras by tethering the cameras to a smartphone that has the Oncall® Live Video app installed. The video is streamed to viewers in real-time via the Oncall Server, using the smartphone’s 3G or 4G connection. You can also stream video from the smartphone’s own camera.

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