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Fire Department Hydraulics, CourseSmart eTextbook, 2nd Edition

By Eugene E Mahoney, Brent E. Hannig

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: May 27, 2008

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This Second edition text contains information that establishes the basic foundation for the study of fire department hydraulics and systems.  Organized into 12 chapters, inclding a Glossary, Formulas, Square Root Table and complete index. 

Table of Contents


About the Authors


Chapter 1: A Review of Basic Math

Chapter 2: Principles of Fire Department Hydraulics

Chapter 3: Water Tanks and Hose Capacity

Chapter 4: Water Supply and Testing Procedures

Chapter 5: Fire Streams

Chapter 6: Discharge

Chapter 7: Friction Law Principles and Application

Chapter 8: Required Pump Discharge Pressure

Chapter 9: Unusual and Complex Problems

Chapter 10: Pumps, Pump Accessories and Drafting Operations

Chapter 11: Relay Operations

Chapter 12: Fire Ground Hydraulics



Summary of Chapter Formulas

Square Roots Table

Answers to Review Questions



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$39.50 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-504615-9