During During Keep an eye out for any invasive species that may not have been previously recorded but may get on your gear if present. Based on this information, it is important to use 0.5% bleach solutions that are less than 24 hours old. Akron Brass firefighting monitors (water cannons) integrate the latest technology and are designed and tested to provide the finest water flow appliances out there.
The diameter of the water mist particle range from 50 to 200 µm which improves the fire extinguishing effect and efficiency of the system. When using a large quantity of chlorine solution to disinfect equipment, any excess solution must be inactivated with sodium thiosulfate prior to disposal. Adjust decontamination plans and follow Wisconsin’s Rapid Response Framework [PDF] when new occurrences are observed. Accommodations include berths for 8, a small galley and a head with shower. A generator set and air conditioning system round out the systems of this proven, capable search and rescue and firefighting platform. The fire pump has an independent engine, Cummins QSL9-405hp, coupled to a Hale 80 FCG. A remote-controlled bow monitor station and two manual stations on the stern provide and effective range of 250 ft. and 145 ft. respectively, each with 150 psi. Inflatable PFDs can also be melted by the use of steam.
Deluge guns can be automatically positioned for fixed systems, or may have portable designs. The pail of the disinfectant can then be set in the back of the boat and gravity fed into the lower unit. The DNR has had Virkon® Aquatic tested for safety by Stantec.