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HOW TO MAKE A FORWARD HOSE LAY

  1. Pull required amount of working line  
    • Quick deploy loops 
    • 50’ callout 
    • Shoulder load  
      • Advance towards fire 
  2.  Break working line 
    • Connect to pump discharge or hand to engineer  
      • Advise engineer – length, location, nozzle 
  3.  Remove bundle 
    • Advance to end of working line 
      • Pick up working line 
      • Advance to fire 
  4. Set bundle and working line down at objective 
    • Remove nozzle from the working line 
  5. Remove bundle bra straps 
    • Connect gated wye to working line 
    • Shut off wye valve 
    • Call for water- verbally, visually or by radio 
  6.  Flake out bundle 
    • Call for water verbally, visually or by radio 
  7.  Charge bundle 
    • Open wye 
    • Remove kinks 
  8. Bleed air from hose line 
    • Away from fire 
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