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Bowling and Rolling Hoses

Personnel Required

  • 1 - 2 crew

Equipment Required

  • One 38 mm lay flat hose
  • Personal protection clothing

Prepare the hose

  • Under run the hose to ensure that the hose is flat
  • Lay hose out on the bight with storz fittings arranged so that they are evenly aligned
  • Fold the bight of the hose forward
  • Fold again, on top of the initial fold
  • One firefighter rolls hose towards couplings
  • Second firefighter holds hose to ensure rolls remain even.
  • Remove any sharp objects from between and above the hose layers. Continue until rolls reach storz couplings