Fire hoses are essential fire fighting tools for indoor fire hydrant systems. In addition to material, caliber, length that must meet spec, the coiling method of the hose is also an important factor affecting the use of fire hydrants. In general, the length of a fire fighter hose is 20 meters or 25 meters. Then how do you coil such a long fire hose?
How to coil fire fighter hose
The reels of fire hoses in some units are messy. Thus you can not open and set the hose quickly. Then it affects the speed of fire fighting. So how to coil the fire hose correctly? There is only one way to roll the fire hose. First fold the two joints in half. Then start folding from the middle. This rolling method is also for a easy use in the next time.
The specific steps are:
Step one: Flatten the fire hose first.
Step two: Place the two ends of the hydrant hose on one end. And the distance between them is about 20 cm.
Step three: Start rolling up the fire hose at the middle folded part until the fire hose is rolled into a round cake shape.
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