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a large hose that carries water from a fire hydrant to the site of the fire

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Rather than train the tenants in how to use the fire hose reels, a decision was made to remove them.
This billfold wallet (PS75) and weekender bag (PS299) are both created from decommissioned fire hose, and the wallet has a parachute silk lining.
The Foundation's first research grant, to the Fire Protection Engineering Department at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, is intended to assist in the research and development of a fireproof fire hose.
com)-- An innovative and effective new product designed to solve a common problem for fire personnel, the Compact Fire Hose Cart, has been developed by Roger Eagle of Huger, South Carolina.
Being that a fire hose is made to be durable, it can be assumed (but not guaranteed) that the bag will stand the test of time.
Fire hoses also are not governed by the requirements of NAVSEA Technical Directive S6430-AE-TED-010, Volume 1 cited in 505.
The laws that put teeth into constitutional guarantees followed images of black men and women whose struggle to make real the principles of the founding was greeted with attack dogs and fire hoses.
He built in accordance with safety standards set for earthquakes, created enlarged fire escape staircases and added extra fire hoses, features that were not made mandatory until new building codes were introduced following the 9/11 terrorist attacks.
95 shipping) are made from the same stuff fire hoses are made from, which means they're tough as iron.
Listeners see the growing pains of a young country--because fire hydrants were not nationally standardized, the Washington DC fire hoses would not fit the Baltimore hydrants.
The hook has a notch to fit the lugs on older fire hoses.
Were the dogs and fire hoses, bombed churches and dead children erased from black memory banks?
Some of the fire hoses used in the model are fragile and could cause a fire.
Thousands upon thousands of standards exist to advance incredibly diverse aims--from ensuring that the threads of fire hoses and hydrants match to enabling computers to connect to networks.
Connor was the most obvious antagonist in the drama that produced the most powerful images of the civil rights movement--the dogs and fire hoses of the 1963 Birmingham demonstrations.