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  1. Face the hose bed 
    • On the non-nozzle side 
  2. Grab the two pull loops 
  3. Pull the hose load out 
    • Approximately 1 foot from hose bed edge 
  4. Prepare to pull hose load 
    • Place RIGHT hand on top of hose load 
    • Place LEFT hand on bottom of hose load 
    • Squeeze to maintain neatness 
  5. Pull hose 
    • 2-3 feet from hose bed edge 
  6. Facing hose bed 
    • Place hose on RIGHT shoulder 
    • Ensuring load is placed evenly 
    • Do not drag hose on the ground 
  7. Step away from engine 
    • To clear shouldered hose from hose bed 
  8. Turn counter-clockwise to face hose bed 
  9.  Clear ALL remaining hose from the hose bed 
    • Using LEFT hand 
  10.  Turn towards objective 
  11.  Ensure hose strap is loose 
    • So that hose will pay off easily 
  12.  Walk to objective 
    • Allowing hose to pay off shoulder 
  13.  Carefully place remaining shouldered hose on the ground 
    • Neatly 
  14.  Flake out remaining hose 
    • Use couplings as guides 
  15.  Call for water 
    • Verbally, visually or on radio 
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